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Narrative is the essence of history : essays on the historical novel

Author: John Cameron
Publisher: Newcastle upon Tyne : Cambridge Scholars, 2012.
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The historical novel has had a very interesting history itself. During the 19th century the historical novels of Scott, Hugo, Thackeray, Dickens, Tolstoy and a host of other writers enjoyed both popular success and critical admiration. Success has never really died out, but admiration has been another matter. During the 20th century, historical fiction began to be disparaged by critics who looked down on the genre  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: John Cameron
ISBN: 1443838276 9781443838276 9781299659049 1299659047
OCLC Number: 823577624
Description: 1 online resource (xv, 151 pages)
Contents: TABLE OF CONTENTS; ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS; PREFACE; CONTRIBUTORS; PART I; CHAPTER ONE; CHAPTER TWO; CHAPTER THREE; PART II; CHAPTER FOUR; CHAPTER FIVE; CHAPTER SIX; PART III; CHAPTER SEVEN; CHAPTER EIGHT; CHAPTER NINE; PART IV; CHAPTER TEN; CHAPTER ELEVEN.
Responsibility: edited by John Cameron.

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The historical novel has had a very interesting history itself. During the 19th century the historical novels of Scott, Hugo, Thackeray, Dickens, Tolstoy and a host of other writers enjoyed both  Read more...

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