Vocation and Identity in the Fiction pf Muriel Spark

Vocation and Identity in the Fiction pf Muriel Spark

by Rodney Stenning Edgecombe

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Overview

Selecting novels representative of distinct phases in Muriel Spark's career, Rodney Stenning Edgecombe explores their themes, style, and structure in a detailed way for the first time. Edgecombe's approach brings to life the delicate nuances, rich allusions, and complicated ironies of Spark's fiction. His careful reading of the novels makes this a penetrating assessment of an important writer.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780826207500
Publisher: University of Missouri Press
Publication date: 11/01/1990
Pages: 184
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.90(d)

About the Author

Rodney Stenning Edgecombe is a Senior Lecturer in the English Department of the University of Cape Town, South Africa. His other books are on Herbert, Crabbe, and Patrick White.

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