Analysing a wide range of extracts from key works of British fiction from the Eighteenth to the Twenty-First Century, William Hutchings lucidly demonstrates how close reading can enhance appreciation of detail and illuminate whole novels.
|Publisher:||Macmillan Education UK|
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About the Author
William Hutchings is Honorary Research Fellow at the University of Manchester, UK. He is the editor of Andrew Marvell: Selected Poems and author of Living Poetry, The Poetry of William Cowper and Literary Criticism: A Practical Guide for Students.
Table of Contents
Principal Novels Discussed.-Time-line of Selected Significant Novels, 1719-2011.-1. Introduction.-2. Describing People.-3. Describing Places.-4. Presenting Action.-5. Speaking.-6. Commenting.-Notes.-Index of Literary and Grammatical Terms.-General Index.