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Comic faith : the great tradition from Austen to Joyce

Author: Robert M Polhemus
Publisher: Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 1980.
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Humor
Named Person: James Joyce; James Joyce; Jane Austen; James Joyce; James Joyce
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Robert M Polhemus
ISBN: 0226673200 9780226673202
OCLC Number: 5726631
Description: x, 398 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Introduction : Worlds without end --
Austen's Emma (1816) : the comedy of union --
Peacock's Nightmare Abbey (1818) : comic communion --
Dickens's Martin Chuzzlewit (1843-44) : the comedy of expression --
Thackeray's Vanity fair (1847-48) : the comedy of shifting perspectives --
Trollope's Barchester Towers (1857) : comic reformation --
Meredith"s The egoist (1879) : the comedy of egoism --
Carroll's Through the looking glass (1871) : the comedy of regression --
Joyce's Finnegans wake (1924-25) : the comic gospel of "Shem."
Responsibility: Robert M. Polhemus.

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