Unknown Masterpieces: Writers Rediscover Literature's Hidden Classics

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In this original collection, several of today's finest writers introduce little-known treasures of literature that they count among their favorite books. Here Toni Morrison celebrates a great Guinean storyteller whose novel of mystical adventure and surprising revelation transforms our image of Africa, while Susan Sontag raises the curtain on a distant summer when three of the greatest poets of the twentieth century exchanged love letters like no others. Here too John Updike analyzes the rare art of an English comic genius, ...

Unknown Masterpieces: Writers Rediscover Literature's Hidden Classics 2003, New York Review of Books, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9781590170779

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