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The English Novel From Dickens To Lawrence
Language: en
Pages: 196
Authors: Raymond Williams
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-11-30 - Publisher: Random House

Raymond Williams begins his brilliantly perceptive study of the English novel in the 1840s, a period of rapid social change brought on by the Industrial Revolution, the struggle for democratic reform, and the growth of cities and towns. Unsettling, indeed critical, for individuals and communities alike, this process of change
English Novel in History, 1895–1920
Language: en
Pages: 344
Authors: David Trotter, Quain Professor of English Language and Literature David Trotter
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003-10-01 - Publisher: Routledge

Written especially for students and assuming no prior knowledge of the subject, David Trotter's "The English Novel in History 1895-1920" provides a comprehensive introduction to early 20th-century fiction This study embraces the whole range of early 20th-century fiction, from avant-garde innovations to popular mass-market genres. Separate sections are devoted to
A Companion to the English Novel
Language: en
Pages: 512
Authors: Stephen Arata, Madigan Haley, J. Paul Hunter, Jennifer Wicke
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-01-29 - Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

This collection of authoritative essays represents the latest scholarship on topics relating to the themes, movements, and forms of English fiction, while chronicling its development in Britain from the early 18th century to the present day. Comprises cutting-edge research currently being undertaken in the field, incorporating the most salient critical
A Short History of the English Novel
Language: en
Pages: 340
Authors: S. Diana Neill
Categories: English fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 1951 - Publisher:

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Before Jane Austen
Language: en
Pages: 399
Authors: Harrison Ross Steeves
Categories: English fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 1965 - Publisher: New York : Holt, Rinehart and Winston

Discusses Daniel Defoe, Jonathan Swift, Samuel Richardson, Henry Fielding, Tobias Smollett, Laurence Sterne, Oliver Goldsmith, Henry MacKenzie, Frances Burney, Samuel Johnson, William Beckford, Horace Walpole, Ann Radcliffe, Matthew Gregory Lewis, Robert Bage, Mary Wollstonecraft, Maria Edgeworth, Jane Austen, William Godwin, and Thomas Holcroft.