The English Novel: A Short Critical History

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Dutton, 1954 - English fiction - 454 pages
A brilliant, critical history of the novel from Bunyan to Lawrence and Joyce.

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Remember when literary critics read books and wrote about them? No? Well, I do now. He got a few things wrong - what did these people ever see in H.G. Wells? In Meredith? That they should be put next ... Read full review

Contents

THE BEGINNINGS
3
THE EIGHTEENTH CENTURY
31
THE FIRST GENERA
107
THE EARLY VICTORIANS
153
THE LATER VICTORIANS
253
THE NOVEL FROM 1881 TO 1914
305
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