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R.K. Narayan

Author: John Thieme
Publisher: Manchester ; New York : Manchester University Press ; New York : Distributed exclusively in the USA by Palgrave, 2007.
Series: Contemporary world writers.
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This wide-ranging guide to Narayan's novels presents a study of his fiction and offers detailed readings of all his novels.
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Thieme, John.
R.K. Narayan.
Manchester ; New York : Manchester University Press ; New York : Distributed exclusively in the USA by Palgrave, 2007
(OCoLC)607850970
Online version:
Thieme, John.
R.K. Narayan.
Manchester ; New York : Manchester University Press ; New York : Distributed exclusively in the USA by Palgrave, 2007
(OCoLC)608448660
Named Person: R K Narayan; R K Narayan; Rasipuram K Narayan
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Thieme
ISBN: 9780719059278 0719059275 9780719059261 0719059267
OCLC Number: 153556493
Description: xiii, 249 pages ; 21 cm.
Contents: 1. Contexts and intertexts --
2. Early novels --
3. Middle-period novels: Mr. Sampath to Wailing for the Mahatma --
4. Middle-period novels: The Guide to The Painter of Signs --
5. Late novels --
6. Critical overview and conclusion.
Series Title: Contemporary world writers.
Responsibility: John Thieme.

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Presents an account of Narayan's development as a writer. This is a comprehensive study of Narayan's fiction, which offers detailed readings of his novels. It is a reassessment of his imaginary small  Read more...

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