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Thomas Pynchon (1937- ) : A Bibliography of Secondary Materials

1. Monographs

Arich-Gerz, Bruno F. Lesen-Beobachten: Modell einer Wirkungsästhetik mit Thomas Pynchons Gravity's Rainbow . Universität von Konstanz: Konstanz (2001). ISBN: 9783879407583 (178 pages).

Battesti, Anne . Thomas Pynchon: l'approche et l'esquive . Belin: Paris (2004). ISBN: 9782701124094 (126 pages).

Berressem, Hanjo . Pynchon's Poetics: Interfacing Theory and Text . University of Illinois Press: Urbana, Illinois (1993). ISBN: 9780252019197 (273 pages).

Best, Andrea . In/Animations: Die Medien in den Romanen von Thomas Pynchon . Wissenschaftlicher Verlag Trier: Trier (1995). ISBN: 9783884761540 (180 pages).

Brownlie, Alan W. Thomas Pynchon's Narratives: Subjectivity and Problems of Knowing . Peter Lang: New York, New York (2000). ISBN: 9780820445069 (164 pages).

Carswell, Sean M. Occupy Pynchon: Politics after Gravity's Rainbow . University of Georgia Press: Athens, Georgia (2017). ISBN: 9780820350899 (264 pages).

Chambers, Judith . Thomas Pynchon . Twayne Publishers: Chicago, Illinois (1992). ISBN: 9780805739602 (229 pages).

Clerc, Charles . Mason & Dixon & Pynchon . University Press of America: Lanham, Maryland (2000). ISBN: 9780761817925 (249 pages).

Collado-Rodriguez, Francisco . El Orden del Caos: Literatura y posthumanidad en la narrativa de Thomas Pynchon . Universidad de Valéncia: Valéncia (2004). ISBN: 9788437085517 (230 pages).

Colvile, Giorgiana M. M. Beyond and Beneath the Mantle: On Thomas Pynchon's The Crying of Lot 49 . Rodopi: Amsterdam (1988). ISBN: 9789051830576 (119 pages).

Cooper, Peter L. Signs and Symptoms: Thomas Pynchon and the Contemporary World . University of California Press: Berkeley, California (1983). ISBN: 9780520045378 (238 pages).

Cowart, David G. Thomas Pynchon: The Art of Allusion . Southern Illinois University Press: Carbondale, Illinois (1980). ISBN: 9780809309443 (154 pages).

Cowart, David G. Thomas Pynchon and the Dark Passages of History . University of Georgia Press: Athens, Georgia (2012). ISBN: 9780820337098 (224 pages).

D'Amico, Maria Vittoria . Le Matrici dell'Apprendista: I Racconti di Thomas Pynchon . Adriatica: Bari (1992). (237 pages).

de Bourcier, Simon . Pynchon and Relativity: Narrative Time in Thomas Pynchon's Later Novels . Continuum: New York, New York (2012). ISBN: 9781441130099 (231 pages).

Dugdale, John V. Thomas Pynchon: Allusive Parables of Power . Palgrave Macmillan: Basingstoke (1990). ISBN: 9780312046309 (214 pages).

Eddins, Dwight . The Gnostic Pynchon . Indiana University Press: Bloomington, Indiana (1990). ISBN: 9780253319074 (173 pages).

Eve, Martin P. Pynchon and Philosophy: Wittgenstein, Foucault and Adorno . Palgrave Macmillan: Basingstoke (2014). ISBN: 9781137405494 (248 pages).

Fowler, Douglas . A Reader's Guide to Gravity's Rainbow . Ardis Press: Ann Arbor, Michigan (1980). ISBN: 9780882334059 (297 pages).

Fowler, Douglas . A Reader's Guide to Thomas Pynchon's The Crying of Lot 49 . Kinko's: Santa Barbara, California (1985).

Freer, Joanna . Thomas Pynchon and American Counterculture . Cambridge University Press: Cambridge (2014). ISBN: 9781107429710 (220 pages).

Grant, James K. A Companion to The Crying of Lot 49 . University of Georgia Press: Athens, Georgia (1994). ISBN: 9780820316352 (154 pages).

Grant, James K. A Companion to The Crying of Lot 49 . University of Georgia Press: Athens, Georgia (1994). ISBN: 9780820316352 (154 pages).

Grant, James K. A Companion to The Crying of Lot 49 . University of Georgia Press: Athens, Georgia (1994). ISBN: 9780820316352 (154 pages).

Grant, James K. A Companion to The Crying of Lot 49, 2nd edition . University of Georgia Press: Athens, Georgia (2008). ISBN: 9780820332079 (188 pages).

Grant, James K. A Companion to V. . University of Georgia Press: Athens, Georgia (2001). ISBN: 9780820322506 (224 pages).

Hägg, Samuli . Narratologies of Gravity's Rainbow . University of Joensuu Publications: Joensuu (2005). ISBN: 9789524586115 (205 pages).

Helterman, Jeffrey . Thomas Pynchon's Gravity's Rainbow: A Critical Commentary . Monarch: New York, New York (1976). (75 pages).

Henrichsen, Dag and Andreas Selmeci. Das Schwarzkommando: Thomas Pynchon und die Geschichte der Herero . Aisthesis: Bielefeld (1995). ISBN: 9783895281228 (141 pages).

Herman, Luc and Steven Carl Weisenburger. Gravity's Rainbow, Domination, and Freedom . University of Georgia Press: Athens, Georgia (2013). ISBN: 9780820335087 (256 pages).

Hite, Molly P. Ideas of Order in the Novels of Thomas Pynchon . Ohio University Press: Columbus, Ohio (1983). ISBN: 9780814203507 (183 pages).

Hohmann, Charles . Thomas Pynchon's Gravity's Rainbow: A Study of its Conceptual Structure and of Rilke's Influence . Peter Lang: Bern (1987). ISBN: 9780820404394 (421 pages).

Hume, Kathryn . Pynchon's Mythography: An Approach to Gravity's Rainbow . Southern Illinois University Press: Carbondale, Illinois (1987). ISBN: 9780809313570 (263 pages).

Hurley, Patrick J. Pynchon Character Names: A Dictionary . McFarland: Jefferson, North Carolina (2008). ISBN: 9780786434589 (195 pages).

Käkelä-Puumala, Tiina . Other Side of this Life: Death, Value and Social Being in Thomas Pynchon's Fiction . Yliopistopaino: Helsinki (2007). ISBN: 9789529225026 (201 pages).

Kharpertian, Theodore D. A Hand to Turn the Time: The Menippean Satires of Thomas Pynchon . Indiana University Press: Bloomington, Indiana (1990). ISBN: 9780838633618 (176 pages).

Kihara, Yoshihiko . Thomas Pynchon: Museifu shugi teki kiseki no Uchu (・ピンチョン : 無政府主義的奇跡の宇宙 /) . Kyoto University Press: Kyoto (2001). ISBN: 9784876984152 (246 pages).

Klose, Yvonne . 'How had it ever happened here?': A Constructivist Reading of Thomas Pynchon's The Crying of Lot 49 and its Role in the Pynchon Canon . Peter Lang: Bern (2012). ISBN: 9783631622964 (234 pages).

Kolbuszewska, Zofia . The Poetics of Chronotope in the Novels of Thomas Pynchon . Learned Society of the Catholic University of Lublin: Lublin (2000). ISBN: 9788373060005 (243 pages).

Kopp, Manfred . Triangulating Thomas Pynchon's Eighteenth-Century World: Theory, Structure, and Paranoia in Mason & Dixon . Blaue Eule: Essen (2004). ISBN: 9780195023190 (300 pages).

Lalo, Alexei . Thomas Pynchon and His America: Enigmas, Parallels, Cultural Contexts . RIVSH-BGU: Minsk (2001).

Liu, Fengshan . The World behind Fantasy: A Study of Thomas Pynchon´s Fiction . Foreign Language Teaching and Research Press: Beijing (2011).

Mackey, Douglas A. Rainbow Quest of Thomas Pynchon . Bongo Press: San Bernardino, California (1980). ISBN: 9780893701420 (63 pages).

Madsen, Deborah L. The Postmodernist Allegories of Thomas Pynchon . St. Martin's: New York, New York (1991). ISBN: 9780718513696 (146 pages).

Malpas, Simon and Andrew Taylor. Thomas Pynchon . Manchester University Press: Manchester (2013). ISBN: 9780719099342 (240 pages).

Mattesich, Stephan . Lines of Flight: Discursive Time and Countercultural Desire in the Work of Thomas Pynchon . Duke University Press: Durham, North Carolina (2002). ISBN: 9780822329947 (336 pages).

McHoul, Alec . Writing Pynchon: Strategies in Fictional Analysis . University of Illinois Press: Urbana, Illinois (1990). ISBN: 9780333515099 (239 pages).

Mead, Clifford . Thomas Pynchon: A Bibliography of Primary and Secondary Materials . Dalkey Archive: Normal, Illinois (1989). ISBN: 9780916583378 (176 pages).

Mogultay , Utku . The Ruins of Urban Modernity: Thomas Pynchon's Against the Day . Bloomsbury: New York, New York (2018). ISBN: 9781501339509 (240 pages).

Moore, Thomas . The Style of Connectedness: Gravity's Rainbow and Thomas Pynchon . University of Missouri Press: Columbia, Missouri (1987). ISBN: 9780826206251 (311 pages).

Newman, Robert D. Understanding Thomas Pynchon . University of South Carolina Press: Columbia, South Carolina (1986). ISBN: 9780872494855 (155 pages).

Park, Eunjung . A Study on Thomas Pynchon: Empire and the Postmodern . Daesun: Seoel (2000).

Plater, William M. The Grim Phoenix: Reconstructing Thomas Pynchon . Indiana University Press: Bloomington, Indiana (1978). ISBN: 9780253326706 (268 pages).

Pöhlmann, Sascha . Pynchon's Postnational Imagination . C. Winter: Heidelberg (2010). ISBN: 9783825357719 (381 pages).

Price, Ruby Victoria . Christian Allusions in the Novels of Thomas Pynchon . Peter Lang: New York, New York (1989). ISBN: 9780820408590 (267 pages).

Rolls, Albert . Thomas Pynchon: The Demon in the Text . Edward Everett Root Publishers: Brighton (2019). ISBN: 9781912224548 (iii, 156 pages).

Schaub, Thomas H. Pynchon: la voz de lo ambiguo . Ediciones Tres Tiempos S.R.L.: Buenos Aires (1985). ISBN: 9789501800692 (189 pages).

Schaub, Thomas H. Pynchon: The Voice of Ambiguity . University of Illinois Press: Urbana, Illinois (1981). ISBN: 9780252008160 (165 pages).

Schieweg, Larissa S. Die Bürde der Geschichte: Der Untergang des Baedekerlandes im Werk von Thomas Pynchon . LIT: Berlin (2006). ISBN: 9783825881757 (345 pages).

Seed, David . Fictional Labyrinths of Thomas Pynchon . University of Iowa Press: Iowa City, Iowa (1988). ISBN: 9781349087495 (268 pages).

Siegel, Mark R. Pynchon: Creative Paranoia in Gravity's Rainbow . Kennikat Press: Port Washington, New York (1978). ISBN: 9780804692137 (136 pages).

Sigvardson, Joakim . Immanence and Transcendence in Thomas Pynchon's Mason & Dixon: A Phenomenological Study . Almqvist & Wiksell: Stockholm (2002). ISBN: 9789122019626 (158 pages).

Slade, Joseph W. Thomas Pynchon . Warner Books: New York, New York (1974). ISBN: 9780446785235 (256 pages).

Slade, Joseph W. Thomas Pynchon . Peter Lang: New York, New York (1974). ISBN: 9780820410319 (238 pages).

Smith, Evans L. Thomas Pynchon and the Postmodern Mythology of the Underworld . Peter Lang: Bern (2012). ISBN: 9781433120275 (345 pages).

Smith, Shawn . Pynchon and History: Metahistorical Rhetoric and Postmodern Narrative form in the Novels of Thomas Pynchon . Routledge: New York, New York (2005). ISBN: 9780203959329 (256 pages).

Stark, John O. Pynchon's Fictions: Thomas Pynchon and the Literature of Information . Ohio University Press: Columbus, Ohio (1980). ISBN: 9780821404195 (183 pages).

Tanner, Tony . Thomas Pynchon . Methuen: London (1982). ISBN: 9780416316704 (96 pages).

Tanner, Tony . Tomas Pinčon . Književna reč: Belgrade (1982). (61 pages).

Thomas, Samuel L. Pynchon and the Political . Routledge: New York, New York (2007). ISBN: 9780415809146 (203 pages).

Trainini, Marco . A Silent Extinction: Saggio su L'Arcobaleno della gravità di Thomas Pynchon . Arcipelago Edizioni: Milano (2010). ISBN: 9788876954245 (205 pages).

Weisenburger, Steven C. A Gravity's Rainbow Companion: Sources and Contexts for Pynchon's Novel . University of Georgia Press: Athens, Georgia (1988). ISBN: 9780820310268 (345 pages).

Weisenburger, Steven C. A Gravity's Rainbow Companion: Sources and Contexts for Pynchon's Novel . University of Georgia Press: Athens, Georgia (2006). ISBN: 9780820328119 (412 pages).

Witzling, David P. Everybody's America: Thomas Pynchon, Race, and the Cultures of Postmodernism . Routledge: New York, New York (2008). ISBN: 9780415979252 (176 pages).

Zadworna-Fjellestad, Danuta . Alice's Adventures in Wonderland and Gravity's Rainbow: A Study in Duplex Fiction . Almqvist & Wiksell: Stockholm (1986). ISBN: 9789122998310 (123 pages).

2. Essai Collections

. Face à Pynchon. Inculte/Le Cherche Midi: Paris (2008). ISBN: 9782749112978 (496 pages).

Abbas, Niran. Thomas Pynchon: Reading From The Margins. Fairleigh Dickinson University Press: Madison, New Jersey (2003). ISBN: 9780838639542 (256 pages).

Alfano, Giancarlo and Mattia Carratello. La dissoluzione onesta: Scritti su Thomas Pynchon. Edizioni Cronopio: Napoli (2003). ISBN: 9788885414839 (246 pages).

Aso, Takashi and Yoshihiko Kihara. Tomasu Pinchon: (トマス・ピンチョン /). Sairyūsha: Tokyo (2014). ISBN: 9784779120039 (216, 11 pages).

Bianchi, Petra, Arnold Cassola and Peter Serracino-Inglott. Pynchon, Malta and Wittgenstein. Malta University Publications: Msida (1995). ISBN: 9789990944082 (73 pages).

Bloom, Harold. Thomas Pynchon. Chelsea House: New York, New York (1986). ISBN: 9780877547150 (vii, 232 pages).

Bloom, Harold. Thomas Pynchon. Chelsea House: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (2003). ISBN: 9780791074459 (vii, 322 pages).

Bloom, Harold. Thomas Pynchon's Gravity's Rainbow. Chelsea House: New York, New York (1986). ISBN: 9781555460624 (vii, 127 pages).

Chamerois, Gilles and Bénédicte Chorier-Fryd. Thomas Pynchon. Presses universitaires de la Méditerranée: Montpelllier (2014). ISBN: 9782367810225 (350 pages).

Chetwynd, Ali, Joanna Freer and Georgios Maragos. Thomas Pynchon, Sex, and Gender. University of Georgia Press: Athens, Georgia (2018). ISBN: 9780820354019 (xxxviii, 250 pages).

Clerc, Charles. Approaches to Gravity's Rainbow. Ohio State University Press: Columbus, Ohio (1983). ISBN: 9780814203378 (307 pages).

Copestake, Ian D. American Postmodernity: Essays on the Recent Fiction of Thomas Pynchon. Peter Lang: New York, New York (2003). ISBN: 9783039100170 (223 pages).

Dalsgaard, Inger H. Pynchon in Context. Cambridge University Press: Cambridge (2019). ISBN: 9781108497022

Dalsgaard, Inger H. , Luc Herman and Brian McHale. The Cambridge Companion to Thomas Pynchon. Cambridge University Press: Cambridge (2012). ISBN: 9780521769747 (xii, 193 pages).

Freer, Joanna. The New Pynchon Studies. Cambridge University Press: Cambridge (2019). ISBN: 9781108474467 (265 pages).

Green, Geoffrey, Donald J. Greiner and Larry McCaffery. The Vineland Papers: Critical Takes on Pynchon's Novel. Dalkey Archive: Normal, Illinois (1994). ISBN: 9781564780386 (xi, 191 pages).

Hinds, Elisabeth Jane Wall. The Multiple Worlds of Pynchon's Mason & Dixon: Eighteenth-Century Contexts, Postmodern Observations. Camden House: Rochester, New York (2005). ISBN: 9781571133182 (viii, 222 pages).

Horvath, Brooke K. and Irving Malin. Pynchon and Mason & Dixon. University of Delaware: Newark, Delaware (2000). ISBN: 9780761817925 (248 pages).

Ickstadt, Heinz. Ordnung und Entropie: zum Romanwerk von Thomas Pynchon. Rowohlt: Reinbek bei Hamburg (1981). ISBN: 9783499251139 (329 pages).

Kolbuszewska, Zofia. Thomas Pynchon & the (De)Vices of Global (Post)Modernity. Wydawnictwo KUL: Lublin (2013). ISBN: 9788377026106 (394 pages).

Krajewski, Markus and Bernhard Siegert. Thomas Pynchon: Archiv - Verschwörung - Geschichte. Verlag und Datenbank für Geisteswissenschaften: Weimar (2003). ISBN: 9783897393677 (139 pages).

Leise, Christopher and Jeffrey Severs. Pynchon's Against the Day: A Corrupted Pilgrim's Guide. University of Delaware Press: Newark, Delaware (2011). ISBN: 9781611490657 (293 pages).

Levine, George and David Leverenz. Mindful Pleasures: Essays on Thomas Pynchon. Little, Brown: Boston, Massachusetts (1976). ISBN: 9780316522304 (ix, 272 pages).

Mangen, Anne and Rolf Gaasland. Blissful Bewilderment: Studies in the Fiction of Thomas Pynchon. Novus Forlag: Oslo (2002). ISBN: 9788270993529 (228 pages).

McClintock, Scott and John Miller. Pynchon's California. University of Iowa Press: Iowa City, Iowa (2014). ISBN: 9781609382735 (228 pages).

Mendelson, Edward. Pynchon: A Collection of Critical Essays. Prentice-Hall: Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey (1978). ISBN: 9780137447145 (viii, 225 pages).

O'Donnell, Patrick. New Essays on The Crying of Lot 49. Cambridge University Press: New York, New York (1991). ISBN: 9780521381635 (viii. 174 pages).

Paryż, Marek and Tadeusz Pióro. Thomas Pynchon. Wydawnictwa Uniwersytetu Warszawskiego: Warsawa (2018). ISBN: 9788323535249 (258 pages).

Pearce, Richard. Critical Essays on Thomas Pynchon. G.K. Hall: Boston, Massachusetts (1981). ISBN: 9780816183203 (258 pages).

Pöhlmann, Sascha. Against the Grain: Reading Pynchon's Counternarratives. Rodopi: Amsterdam (2010). ISBN: 9789042030725 (379 pages).

Rossi, Umberto and Paolo Simonetti. Dream Tonight of Peacock Tails: Essays on the Fiftieth Anniversary of Thomas Pynchon’s V.. Cambridge Scholars: Newcastle upon Tyne (2015). ISBN: 9781443877671 (235 pages).

Schaub, Thomas H. Approaches to Teaching The Crying of Lot 49 and Other Works by Thomas Pynchon. Modern Language Assocation: Baltimore, Maryland (2008). ISBN: 9780873528146 (xiii, 195 pages).