Disease and Literature Representative Works - Essay

Representative Works

(Twentieth-Century Literary Criticism)

Burgess, Anthony
The Doctor Is Sick (novel) 1960

Camus, Albert
La Peste [The Plague] (novel) 1947

Celine, Louis-Ferdinand
Voyage au bout de la nuit [Journey to the End of the Night] (novel) 1932

Chekhov, Anton
Palata nomer 6 [Ward Six] (novella) 1892

Defoe, Daniel
A Journal of the Plague Year (novel) 1722

Dostoevsky, Fyodor
Zapiski iz myortvogo doma [The House of the Dead] (novel) 1862
Zapiski iz podpolya [Notes from Underground] (novella) 1864
Idiot [The Idiot] (novel) 1869
Besy [The Possessed] (novel) 1872
Brat'ya Karamazovy [The Brothers Karamazov] (novel) 1880

Flaubert, Gustave
Madame Bovary (novel) 1857

Gide, André
L'immoraliste [The Immoralist] (novel) 1902

Gilman, Charlotte Perkins
The Yellow Wallpaper (short story) 1899

Hemingway, Ernest
"The Snows of Kilimanjaro" (short story) 1961

Mann, Thomas
Der Tod in Venedig [Death in Venice] (short story) 1913
Der Zauberberg [The Magic Mountain] (novel) 1924
Doktor Faustus [Doctor Faustus] (novel) 1947

Molière
Le medecin malgre lui [The Doctor in Spite of Himself] (drama) 1666
Le malade imaginaire [The Imaginary Invalid](drama) 1673

Poe, Edgar Allan
"The Fall of the House of Usher" (short story) 1839
"The Masque of the Red Death" (short story) 1842

Proust, Marcel
A la recherche du temps perdu [Remembrance of Things Past] (novel) 1954

Selzer, Richard
The Rituals of Surgery (short stories) 1974

Shaw, Bernard
The Doctor's Dilemma (drama) 1906

Solzhenitsyn, Alexander
Rakovyi korpus [Cancer Ward] (novel) 1968

Sophocles
Philoctetes (drama) 409 B.C.

Thomas, Dylan
The Doctor and the Devils (drama) 1953

Tolstoy, Leo
Smert Ivana Ilyicha [The Death of Ivan Ilych] (novella) 1886