Pictures from an institution : a comedy
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New York : Knopf, [1954].
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"The father of the modern campus novel, and the wittiest of them all. Extraordinary to think that 'political correctness' was so deliciously dissected 50 years ago."--Noel Malcolm, Sunday Telegraph"Move over Dorothy Parker. Pictures . . . is less a novel than a series of poisonous portraits, set pieces, and endlessly quotable put-downs. Read it less for plot than sharp satire, Jarrell's forte."--Mary Welp"I'm greatly impressed by the real fun, the incisive satire, the closeness of observation, and in the end by a kind of sympathy and human warmth. It's a remarkable book."--Robert Penn Warren
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Book
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277 pages ; 22.
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English
ISBN:
9780226393742 (pbk.), 0226393747
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APA Citation (style guide)

Jarrell, R. (1954). Pictures from an institution: a comedy. New York: Knopf.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Jarrell, Randall, 1914-1965. 1954. Pictures From an Institution: A Comedy. New York: Knopf.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Jarrell, Randall, 1914-1965, Pictures From an Institution: A Comedy. New York: Knopf, 1954.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Jarrell, Randall. Pictures From an Institution: A Comedy. New York: Knopf, 1954. Print.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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