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Berressem, Hanjo. Pynchon's Poetics: Interfacing Theory and Text.
University of Illinios Press, 1993.

Bloom, Harold. (Editor.) Thomas Pynchon's Gravity's Rainbow.
(Modern Critical Interpretations)
Chelsea House Publications, 1986.

Bloom, Harold. (Editor.) Thomas Pynchon.
(Modern Critical Views)
Chelsea House Publishing, 1987.

Boston, L. Mindful Pleasures: Essays on Thomas Pynchon.
Little Brown & Co., 1976.

Brownlie, Alan W. Thomas Pynchon's Narratives: Subjectivity and Problems of Knowing.
(Modern American Literature, Vol. 24.)
Peter Lang, 2000.

Carter, Dale. The Rise and Fall of the American Rocket State.
London: Verso, 1988.

Chambers, Judith. Thomas Pynchon.
(Twayne's United States Authors Series, No 607)
Twayne Publishing, 1992.

Clerc, Charles. (Editor.) Approaches to Gravity's Rainbow.
Columbus, Ohio: Ohio State University Press 1983.

Clerc, Charles. (Editor.) Mason & Dixon & Pynchon.
University Press of America, 2000.

Colvile, Georgiana M. M. Beyond and Beneath the Mantle: On Thomas Pynchon's The Crying Of Lot 49.
(Costerus NS 68)
Rodopi BV Editions, 1988.

Cooper, Peter. Signs and Symptoms: Thomas Pynchon and the Contemporary World.
University of California Press, 1983.

Cowart, David. Thomas Pynchon: The Art of Allusion.
Carbondale: Southern Illinois University Press, 1980.

Dugdale, John. Thomas Pynchon: Allusive Parables of Power.
Palgrave Macmillan, 1990.

Eddins, Dwight. The Gnostic Pynchon.
Indiana University Press, 1989.

Englewood. Twentieth Century Interpretations of Pynchon: A Collection of Critical Essays.
Prentice Hall, 1978.

Fowler, Douglas. A Reader's Guide to Pynchon's Gravity's Rainbow.
Ann Arbor, Michigan: Ardis Publications, 1980.

Green, Geoffrey. (Editor.) The Vineland Papers: Critical Takes on Pynchon's Novel.
Dalkey Archive Press, 1994.

Grant, J. Kerry. A Companion to The Crying of Lot 49.
University of Georgia Press, 1994.

Grant, J. Kerry. A Companion to V.
University of Georgia Press, 2000.

Hite, Molly. Ideas of Order in the Novels of Thomas Pynchon.
Columbus, Ohio: Ohio State University Press, 1983.

Hohmann, Charles. Thomas Pynchon's Gravity Rainbow: A Study of Its Conceptual Structure and of Rilke's Influence
(American University Studies: Series IV, English Language)
Peter Lang, 1987.

Horvath, Brooke & Irving Malin. (Editors.) Pynchon and Mason & Dixon.
University of Delaware Press, 2000.

Hume, Kathryn. Pynchon's Mythography: An Approach to Gravity's Rainbow.
Southern Illinois University Press, 1987.

Hurm, Gerd. Fragmented Urban Images: The American City in Modern Fiction from Stephen Crane to Thomas Pynchon.
(Neue Studien zur Anglistik und Amerikanistik; Ban)
Peter Lang, 1991.

Kharpertian, Theodore D. A Hand to Turn the Time: The Menippean Satires of Thomas Pynchon.
Fairleigh Dickinson University Press, 1990.

Mackey, Douglas. The Rainbow Quest of Thomas Pynchon.
San Bernardino, California: Borgo Press, 1980.

Madsen, Deborah L. The Postmodernist Allegories of Thomas Pynchon.
Palgrave Macmillan, 1991.

Mattessich, Stefan. Lines of Flight: Discursive Time and Countercultural Desire in the Work of Thomas Pynchon
Duke University Press, 2002.

McHoul, Alex & David Willis. Writing Pynchon: Strategies in Fictional Analysis.
University of Illinois Press, 1990.

Mead, Clifford. Thomas Pynchon: A Bibliography of Primary and Secondary Materials.
(The Dalkey Archive Bibliography Series, I)
Dalkey Archive, 1989.

Mendelson, E. (Editor.) Pynchon: A Collection of Critical Essays.
Prentice Hall, June 1978.

Moore, Thomas. The Style of Connectedness: Gravity's Rainbow and Thomas Pynchon.
University of Missouri, 1987.

Newman, Robert D. Understanding Thomas Pynchon. (Understanding Contemporary American Literature)
University of South Carolina Press, 1986.

O'Donnell, Patrick. New Essays on The Crying of Lot 49.
Cambridge University Press, 1988.

Pearce, Richard. (Editor.) Critical Essays on Thomas Pynchon.
G.K. Hall, 1982.

Plater, William M. The Grim Phoenix: Reconstructing Thomas Pynchon.
Bloomington, Indiana: Indiana University Press, 1978.

Price, Victoria. Christian Allusions in the Novels of Thomas Pynchon.
(American University Studies, Series IV, English Language and Literature, Vol 89)
Peter Lang, 1989.

Schaub, Thomas. Pynchon: The Voice of Ambiguity.
Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 1981.

Scotto, Robert M. Three Contemporary Novelists: An Annotated Bibliography of Works by and About John Hawkes, Joseph Heller, and Thomas Pynchon.
Garland Publishing, 1977.

Seed, David. The Fictional Labyrinths of Thomas Pynchon.
London: Macmillan, 1988.

Siegel, Mark Richard. Pynchon: Creative Paranoia in Gravity's Rainbow.
Associated Faculty Press, 1978.

Slade, Joseph W. Thomas Pynchon.
(Worcester Polytechnic Institute Studies in Science, Technology, and Culture, Vol 5)
Warner Paperback Library.

Stark, John O. Pynchon's Fictions: Thomas Pynchon and the Literature of Information.
Ohio University Press, 1980.

Stonehill, Brian. The Self-Conscious Novel: Artifice in Fiction from Joyce to Pynchon.
University of Pennsylvania Press, 1988.

Tabbi, Joseph. Postmodern Sublime: Technology and American Writing from Mailer to Cyberpunk.
Cornell University Press, 1995.

Tanner, Tony. Thomas Pynchon.
Routledge Kegan & Paul, 1982.

Walsh, Thomas P. John Barth, Jerzy Kosinski, and Thomas Pynchon: A Reference Guide.
G. K. Hall, 1978.

Weisenburger, Steven. A Gravity's Rainbow Companion: Sources and Contexts for Pynchon's Novel.
Athens: University of Georgia Press, 1988.

Zadworna-Fjellestad, Danuta. Alice's Adventures in Wonderland and Gravity's Rainbow: A Study in Duplex Fiction.
Almqvist & Wiksell International, 1986.


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3 January 2003