Bibliography (Cyclopedia of World Authors, Fourth Revised Edition)
Darling, Lynn. “The Highbrow Smut of Nicholson Baker.” Esquire (February, 1994): 76-80. Primarily focused on Vox and The Fermata.
Leithauser, Brad. “Microscopy.” The New York Review of Books, August 17, 1989, p. 15. Favorable early review of The Mezzanine.
“Nicholson Baker.” In Contemporary Novelists, edited by Neil Schlager and Josh Lauer. 7th ed. Detroit: St. James Press, 2001. Biographical and critical commentary on Baker’s career.
Salzman, Arthur. Understanding Nicholson Baker. Columbia: University of South Carolina Press, 1999. Comprehensive biographical and critical survey of Baker’s career up to Double Fold.
Schine, Cathleen. “Stop the World, I Want to Get Off.” The New York Review of Books, April 7, 1994, p. 14. Balanced review of The Fermata, taking feminist objections into account.
Wood, Michael. “Up to the Minutiae,” The New York Review of Books, June 20, 1996, p. 65. Appreciative review of The Size of Thoughts.
(The entire section is 134 words.)
Want to Read More?
Subscribe now to read the rest of this article. Plus get complete access to 30,000+ study guides!