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Evelyn Waugh.

Author: A Pasternak Slater
Publisher: Tavistock, Devon : Northcote House Pub, 2015.
Series: Writers and their work.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This study shows how Waugh transformed his own experiences into painfully comic, brilliantly constructed novels. They are works, in his own words, of 'elegance and variety of contrivance'. Ann Pasternak Slater has written and ingenious and engaging study of the relationship between Waugh's life and work, between his sharp moral vision and Dionysiac comic genius. She focuses on Waugh's entire fictional oeuvre in a  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Pasternak Slater, A.
Evelyn Waugh.
Tavistock, Devon : Northcote House Pub, ©2015
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: A Pasternak Slater
ISBN: 9780746313084 074631308X
OCLC Number: 979072305
Description: 1 online resource (343 pages).
Series Title: Writers and their work.

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This study shows how Waugh transformed his own experiences into painfully comic, brilliantly constructed novels. They are works, in his own words, of 'elegance and variety of contrivance'. Ann Pasternak Slater has written and ingenious and engaging study of the relationship between Waugh's life and work, between his sharp moral vision and Dionysiac comic genius. She focuses on Waugh's entire fictional oeuvre in a book notable for its intelligent sympathy.

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