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The twentieth-century novel in English

a checklist

by E. C. Bufkin

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Published by University of Georgia Press in Athens .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English fiction -- 20th century -- Bibliography.,
  • American fiction -- 20th century -- Bibliography.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementE.C. Bufkin.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsZ2014.F4 B83 1984, PR881 B83 1984
    The Physical Object
    Pagination182 p. ;
    Number of Pages182
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3164672M
    ISBN 100820306851
    LC Control Number83006598

      In , the Modern Library published a list of the best English-language novels of the 20th century. A few years later, at dinner with my wife and a friend who is a novel-reading fiend, we. The following chapters attempt a comprehensive overview of the twentieth-century English novel. Their attempt is unusual, because literary history customarily divides the last century into distinct halves. The first half of the customary division, ending with World War II, focuses on modernist authors and works and their contexts, and thereby.

    Victorian Novel (80) 20th Century (36) Toggle. 20th Century Survey (8) Early 20th Century (21) Late 20th Century (2) 20th Century Prose (7) 20th Century Poetry (2) 20th Century Drama (3) 20th Century Novel (17) British Literature Survey (26) Canadian Literature (27) Scottish Literature (13) Irish Literature (15) Australasian Literature (2. emotional situation the protagonist of the novel, Paul Morel is caught in and his attempt to conceive an identity and a philosophy of his own. Like the author of the novel, Paul Morel believes that the twentieth century British Society made his life unreal and empty through a pernicious class : m Ykini, Moustapha, A. Seguedeme.

    English literature - English literature - The 20th century: The 20th century opened with great hope but also with some apprehension, for the new century marked the final approach to a new millennium. For many, humankind was entering upon an unprecedented era. H.G. Wells’s utopian studies, the aptly titled Anticipations of the Reaction of Mechanical and Scientific Progress upon Human Life and. twentieth-century english novel The twentieth-century English novel encompasses a vast body of work, and one of the most important and most widely read genres of literature. Balancing close readings of particular novels with a comprehensive survey of the last century of published fiction, this Companion introduces readers to.


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