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Wyndham Lewis

Painter, Author (18-Nov-1882 — 7-Mar-1957)


David Ayers. Wyndham Lewis and Western Man. St. Martin's Press. 1992. 251pp.

D. G. Bridson. The Filibuster: A Study of the Political Ideas of Wyndham Lewis. London: Cassell. 1972. 302pp.

Robert T. Chapman. Wyndham Lewis: Fiction and Satires. Vision Press. 1973. 191pp.

David Peters Corbett. Wyndham Lewis and the Art of Modern War. Cambridge University Press. 1998. 249pp.

Reed Way Dasenbrock. The Literary Vorticism of Ezra Pound and Wyndham Lewis: Towards the Condition of Painting. Johns Hopkins University Press. 1985. 271pp.

Paul Edwards. Wyndham Lewis: Painter and Writer. Yale University Press. 2000. 583pp.

António M. Feijó. Near Miss: A Study of Wyndham Lewis (1909-1930). Peter Lang. 1998. 217pp.

Toby Foshay. Wyndham Lewis and the Avant-Garde: The Politics of the Intellect. McGill-Queen's University Press. 1992. 177pp.

Andrzej Gasiorak. Wyndham Lewis and Modernism. Northcote House. 2004. 175pp. In association with the British Council.

John Gawsworth. Apes, Japes and Hitlerism: A Study and Bibliography of Wyndham Lewis. Unicorn Press. 1930. 100pp.

Geoffrey Grigson. A Master of Our Time: A Study of Wyndham Lewis. Methuen. 1951. 32pp.

Fredric Jameson. Fables of Aggression: Wyndham Lewis, the Modernist as Fascist. University of California Press. 1979. 190pp.

Hugh Kenner. Wyndham Lewis. New Directions. 1954. 169pp.

Timothy Materer (editor). Pound/Lewis: The Letters of Ezra Pound and Wyndham Lewis. New York: New Directions. 1985. 346pp.

Timothy Materer. Wyndham Lewis, the Novelist. Wayne State University Press. 1976. 189pp.

Jeffrey Meyers. The Enemy: A Biography of Wyndham Lewis. London: Routledge & Kegan Paul. 1980. 391pp.

Jeffrey Meyers (editor). Wyndham Lewis: A Revaluation: New Essays. Athlone Press. 1980. 276pp.

Walter Michel. Wyndham Lewis: Paintings and Drawings. University of California Press. 1971. 455pp.

Bradford Morrow; Bernard Lafourcade. A Bibliography of the Writings of Wyndham Lewis. Santa Barbara: Black Sparrow Press. 1978. (2 vols.) 373pp.

Paul O'Keeffe. Some Sort of Genius: A Life of Wyndham Lewis. London: Jonathan Cape. 2000. 697pp.

Hugh Gordon Porteus. Wyndham Lewis: A Discursive Exposition. Harmsworth. 1932. 295pp.

Omar S. Pound; Philip Grover. Wyndham Lewis: A Descriptive Bibliography. Folkestone, Kent, England: Wm. Dawson & Sons. 1978. 198pp.

William H. Pritchard. Wyndham Lewis. Twayne. 1968. 180pp.

Anne Quéma. The Agon of Modernism: Wyndham Lewis's Allegories, Aesthetics, and Politics. Bucknell University Press. 1999. 242pp.

W. K. Rose (editor). The Letters of Wyndham Lewis. New Directions. 1963. 580pp.

Daniel Schenker. Wyndham Lewis, Religion and Modernism. University of Alabama Press. 1991. 225pp.

Vincent Sherry. Ezra Pound, Wyndham Lewis, and Radical Modernism. Oxford University Press. 1993. 240pp.

E. W. F. Tomlin. Wyndham Lewis. Longmans, Green. 1955. 40pp. For the British Council.

Geoffrey Wagner. Wyndham Lewis: A Portrait of the Artist as the Enemy. Yale University Press. 1957. 363pp.

David A. Wragg. Wyndham Lewis and the Philosophy of Art in Early Modernist Britain: Creating a Political Aesthetic. Edwin Mellen Press. 2005. 358pp.


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  1. NNDB [link]

  2. Encyclopaedia Britannica Online [link]

  3. Wikipedia [link]

  4. 20th Century Culture: A Biographical Companion (p.444)

  5. International Dictionary of 20th Century Biography (p.417)

  6. Chambers Biographical Dictionary, 5th Edition (p.892)

  7. Penguin Companion to the Arts in the Twentieth Century (p.131)

  8. New York Public Library Literature Companion (p.148)

  9. Twentieth Century Authors (p.823)

  10. Benet's Readers Encyclopedia, 4th Edition (p.597)

  11. Obituaries from the Times 1951-1960 (p.441)

  12. Hutchinson Paperback Dictionary of Biography (p.300)

  13. The Penguin Companion to English Literature (p.316)

  14. The World Almanac Biographical Dictionary (p.22)

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