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In certain respects Melville Goodwin, USA is Marquand's greatest triumph of style. It is told in the first person by Sidney Skelton, a fairly typical mass-communications and "entertainment world" figure. But much that Skelton relays comes to him from the reminiscences of General Goodwin, as he is being interviewed by a writer from a magazine that is doing a "cover story" on him, and from conversations with the general's wife. Skelton plays a role rather like that of Horatio Willing in The Late George Apley, in that his language and his attitudes define him as shallow, confused, and lacking in fundamental integrity.
New York: Berkeley. 50. Bibliographies White, William. "John P. Marquand: A Preliminary Checklist," Bulletin of Bibliography, 19:268-71 (September-December 1949). "Marquandiana," Bulletin of Bibliography, 20:3-12 (January-April 1950). "John P. Marquand since 1950," Bulletin of Bibliography, 21:230-34 (May-August 1956). Critical and Biographical Studies Auchincloss, Louis. Reflections of a Jacobite. Boston: Houghton, Mifflin, 1961. Pp. 139-48. Beach, Joseph Warren. American Fiction 1920-1940. New York: Macmillan, 1941.
Writers and Writing. New York: Scribner's, 1946. Pp. 38-41. ) Wagenknecht, Edward. Cavalcade of the American Novel. New York: Holt, 1952. Pp. 438-43Weeks, Edward. "John P. Marquand," Atlantic, 206:74-76 (October 1960).