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Frances Davis • 3 Items / 2 Books, 1 Article
A Fearful Innocence (1981)
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    Briefly Noted (4 Reviews)
    1. A Fearful Innocence by Frances Davis
    2. Jock: The Life and Times of John Hay Whitney by E.J. Kahn, Jr.
    3. The Mind's I by Douglas R. Hofstadter and Daniel C. Dennett
    4. A Dictionary of Euphemisms and Other Doubletalk by Hugh Rawson
    The New Yorker, December 28, 1981, pp. 73-76
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    Book Notes (8 Reviews)
    Alleys of Eden, by Robert Olen Butler
    1. Alleys of Eden by Robert Olen Butler
    2. A Fearful Innocence by Frances Davis
    3. Killing Wonder by Dorothy Bryant
    4. Stories Up to a Point by Bette Pesetsky
    5. Ballads, Blues and Swan Songs by William Wiser
    6. Exotic by Albert Haley
    7. Chinabound: A Fifty-Year Memoir by John King Fairbank
    8. Sound Effects by Simon Frith
    The Nation, February 27, 1982, p. 249
  3. Opinions & Views
    Editor's Comment (19 Reviews)
    Some Sort of Epic Grandeur, by Matthew J. Bruccoli
    1. Some Sort of Epic Grandeur by Matthew J. Bruccoli
    2. A Little Original Sin by Millicent Dillon
    3. Sixty Stories by Donald Barthelme
    4. Clifford Odets: American Playwright by Margaret Brenman-Gibson
    5. Rabbit Is Rich by John Updike
    6. Reinhart's Women by Thomas Berger
    7. New Rules by Daniel Yankelovich
    8. The Adolescent: A Psychological Self-Portrait by Daniel Offer, Eric Ostrov, and Kenneth I. Howard, ...
    9. Practicing History by Barbara W. Tuchman
    10. The Past and the Present by Lawrence Stone
    11. Gemini by Michel Tournier
    12. How Can I Keep from Singing: Pete Seeger by David King Dunaway
    13. A Fearful Innocence by Frances Davis
    14. Will's Boy by Wright Morris
    15. July's People by Nadine Gordimer
    16. National Defense by James Fallows
    17. What We Talk About When We Talk About Love by Raymond Carver
    18. The Art of Living, and Other Stories by John Gardner
    19. Where the Jackals Howl and Other Stories by Amos Oz
    Chronicles, May 1982, pp. 6-33