The Egoist: A Norton Critical Edition / Edition 1

The Egoist: A Norton Critical Edition / Edition 1

by George Meredith, Robert M. Adams
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0393091716

ISBN-13: 9780393091717

Pub. Date: 01/28/1979

Publisher: Norton, W. W. & Company, Inc.

This edition of Meredith's satirical novel of manners reprints the text of 1897, which incorporated Meredith's revisions to the first edition of 1879.
The editor has corrected some errors which escaped Meredith's attention and has provided exceptionally useful notes on the novel.
"Backgrounds" includes Meredith's "Essay on Comedy and the Uses of the Comic Spirit

Overview

This edition of Meredith's satirical novel of manners reprints the text of 1897, which incorporated Meredith's revisions to the first edition of 1879.
The editor has corrected some errors which escaped Meredith's attention and has provided exceptionally useful notes on the novel.
"Backgrounds" includes Meredith's "Essay on Comedy and the Uses of the Comic Spirit."
"The Critical Essays" are by Robert D. Mayo, Richard B. Hudson, Jenni Calder, Gillian Beer, John Goode, Charles J. Hill, Michael Sundell, Virginia Woolf, John Lucas, and Robert M. Adams.
A Bibliography is also included.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780393091717
Publisher:
Norton, W. W. & Company, Inc.
Publication date:
01/28/1979
Series:
Norton Critical Editions Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
576
Product dimensions:
5.20(w) x 8.40(h) x 1.30(d)

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