The Field of Vision

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The Field of Vision
First edition cover
Author Wright Morris
Country United States
Language English
Publisher Harcourt, Brace
Publication date
Media type Print (hardback & paperback)
Pages 251 pp

The Field of Vision is a 1956 novel by Wright Morris, written in the style of high modernism. It won the U.S. National Book Award for Fiction in 1957.[1]


  1. ^ "National Book Awards - 1957". National Book Foundation. Retrieved 2012-03-15.
    (With essay by Harold Augenbraum from the Awards 60-year anniversary blog.)

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Preceded by
Ten North Frederick
John O'Hara
National Book Award for Fiction
Succeeded by
The Wapshot Chronicle
John Cheever