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Understanding Anthony Powell

Autore: Nicholas Birns
Editore: Columbia : University of South Carolina, ©2004.
Serie: Understanding contemporary British literature.
Edizione/Formato:   Libro : State or province government publication : EnglishVedi tutte le edizioni e i formati
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"Suggesting that the literary world is just beginning to realize the extent of Anthony Powell's achievements, Nicholas Birns provides a fresh examination of the British writer's career and growing reputation in this introduction to his work. Birns takes a global view of Powell's corpus, situating his works in context and explaining his place among Evelyn Waugh, Graham Greene, and Henry Green, in the second  Per saperne di più…
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Genere/forma: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Persona incaricata: Anthony Powell; Anthony Powell; Anthony Powell; Anthony Powell
Tipo materiale: Government publication, State or province government publication, Risorsa internet
Tipo documento: Book, Internet Resource
Tutti gli autori / Collaboratori: Nicholas Birns
ISBN: 1570035490 9781570035494
Numero OCLC: 54500438
Descrizione: xvii, 389 p. ; 19 cm.
Contenuti: Understanding Anthony Powell --
A Company of Giddy-Heads: Understanding Powell's Fiction of the 1930s --
Widmerpool and Theocritus: Understanding A Dance to the Music of Time --
Man's Permitted Limits: Understanding Powell's Fiction of the 1980s --
The Other Side of the Dance: Understanding Powell's Memoirs --
Such Ideas as One Has: Understanding Powell's Journals.
Titolo della serie: Understanding contemporary British literature.
Altri titoli: Anthony Powell
Responsabilità: Nicholas Birns.
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Suggesting that the literary world is just beginning to realize the extent of Anthony Powell's achievements, Birns provides an examination of the British writer's career and growing reputation in  Per saperne di più…

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