The Rise of the Novel / Edition 1

The Rise of the Novel / Edition 1

by Ian Watt
     
 

ISBN-10: 0520230698

ISBN-13: 9780520230699

Pub. Date: 06/01/2001

Publisher: University of California Press


The Rise of the Novel is Ian Watt's classic description of the interworkings of social conditions, changing attitudes, and literary practices during the period when the novel emerged as the dominant literary form of the individualist era.

In a new foreword, W. B. Carnochan accounts for the increasing interest in the English novel, including the

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The Rise of the Novel is Ian Watt's classic description of the interworkings of social conditions, changing attitudes, and literary practices during the period when the novel emerged as the dominant literary form of the individualist era.

In a new foreword, W. B. Carnochan accounts for the increasing interest in the English novel, including the contributions that Ian Watt's study made to literary studies: his introduction of sociology and philosophy to traditional criticism.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780520230699
Publisher:
University of California Press
Publication date:
06/01/2001
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
339
Sales rank:
1,224,009
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.25(h) x 0.75(d)

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