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Reading Barbara Pym

Author: Deborah Donato
Publisher: Madison, NJ : Fairleigh Dickinson University Press, ©2005.
Edition/Format:   Book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Reading Barbara Pym stakes out new territory in Pym criticism by questioning the assumptions and predispositions by which her novels have been received and judged. This book approaches the text of four of Pym's novels with a unique sensitivity and respect, discovering the special power (and the sometimes faltering) of Pym's art at the narrative level. Deborah Donato argues that the value of Pym's novels is more  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Donato, Deborah, 1960-
Reading Barbara Pym.
Madison, NJ : Fairleigh Dickinson University Press, c2005
(OCoLC)607637300
Named Person: Barbara Pym; Barbara Pym; Barbara Pym
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Deborah Donato
ISBN: 0838640958 9780838640951
OCLC Number: 60767041
Description: 124 p. ; 24 cm.
Contents: Some tame gazelle --
Quartet in autumn --
Excellent women --
Jane and prudence.
Responsibility: Deborah Donato.
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Presents new territory in Pym criticism by questioning the assumptions and predispositions by which her novels have been received and judged. This book approaches the text of four of Pym's novels  Read more...

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