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Richard Gilman • 259 Items / 7 Books, 175 Articles, 77 Reviews
Decadence: The Strange Life of an Epithet (1979)
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    Take a Guy Like We (Review)
    Decadence: The Strange Life of an Epithet, by Richard Gilman
    1. Decadence: The Strange Life of an Epithet by Richard Gilman
    The American Scholar, Winter 1980, pp. 136-138
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    All sic et non (Review)
    Decadence: The Strange Life of an Epithet, by Richard Gilman
    1. Decadence: The Strange Life of an Epithet by Richard Gilman
    Commonweal, August 31, 1979, p. 473
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    Word Imperfect (Review)
    Decadence: The Strange Life of an Epithet, by Richard Gilman
    1. Decadence: The Strange Life of an Epithet by Richard Gilman
    The Nation, July 14, 1979, p. 54
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    Down There on a Visit (Review)
    Decadence: The Strange Life of an Epithet, by Richard Gilman
    1. Decadence: The Strange Life of an Epithet by Richard Gilman
    The New York Review of Books, June 28, 1979, pp. 43-45
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    Books in Brief (Review)
    Decadence: The Strange Life of an Epithet, by Richard Gilman
    1. Decadence: The Strange Life of an Epithet by Richard Gilman
    The Saturday Review, September 1, 1979, p. 46
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    Paperbacks (4 Reviews)
    A Bend in the River, by V.S. Naipaul
    1. A Bend in the River by V.S. Naipaul
    2. Decadence: The Strange Life of an Epithet by Richard Gilman
    3. The Culture of Narcissism by Christopher Lasch
    4. The Merchants of Grain by Dan Morgan
    The New Republic, August 30, 1980, pp. 39-42
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    The Price of Knowledge (4 Reviews)
    Decadence: The Strange Life of an Epithet, by Richard Gilman
    1. Decadence: The Strange Life of an Epithet by Richard Gilman
    2. The Veil and the Mask by J.G. Merquior
    3. Legend, Myth, and Magic in the Image of the Artist by Ernst Kris and Otto Kurz
    4. Words and Things by Ernest Gellner
    The New Statesman, January 18, 1980, p. 96
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    Books: Briefly Described (4 Reviews)
    General
    1. Decadence: The Strange Life of an Epithet by Richard Gilman
    2. The Queen's Corsair, 1577-80 by Alexander McKee
    3. Early Stages: Scenes from a Life by Anne Jackson
    4. The Newspaper: An International History by Anthony Smith
    The New Yorker, August 6, 1979, pp. 92-93