Social Discontinuity in the Novels of Elizabeth Bowen: The Conservative Quest

Social Discontinuity in the Novels of Elizabeth Bowen: The Conservative Quest

by John Coates
     
 

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Studies the concerns of novelist Bowen from the viewpoint of her own conservative moral and social philosophy. Separate chapters are devoted to the novelist's treatments of family disintegration in To the North, the connection between denial of stability and totalitarianism in The Heat of the Date, recovering the past in A World of Love, and the themes in five other novels. Annotation c. by Book News, Inc., Portland, Or.

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ISBN-13:
9780773482593
Publisher:
Mellen, Edwin Press, The
Publication date:
01/01/1998
Series:
Studies in British Literature Ser.
Pages:
272

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