The Novel and Authenticity

The Novel and Authenticity

by David Holbrook
     
 

A thought-provoking work, The Novel and Authenticity examines such novels as Austen's Mansfield Park, Forster's A Passage to India, and Sillitoe's Saturday Night and Sunday Morning to demonstrate its thesis. The reader will come away from this book with a new perspective on the novel and on contemporary literary theorizing.See more details below

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A thought-provoking work, The Novel and Authenticity examines such novels as Austen's Mansfield Park, Forster's A Passage to India, and Sillitoe's Saturday Night and Sunday Morning to demonstrate its thesis. The reader will come away from this book with a new perspective on the novel and on contemporary literary theorizing.

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...[provides] a viewpoint from which to judge the true realism, or lack thereof, in the contemporary novel.
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...[provides] a viewpoint from which to judge the true realism, or lack thereof, in the contemporary novel.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780389207115
Publisher:
Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc.
Publication date:
04/01/1987
Series:
Critical Studies Series
Pages:
204
Product dimensions:
5.10(w) x 7.76(h) x 0.79(d)

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