The Novel : an alternative history ; beginnings to 1600 (Book, 2011) [WorldCat.org]
skip to content
The Novel : an alternative history ; beginnings to 1600 Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

The Novel : an alternative history ; beginnings to 1600

Author: Steven Moore
Publisher: New York, NY Continuum 2011
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:

A history - and controversial reappraisal - of the world's popular and innovative literary form. It attempts to tell the complete story of our popular literary form. It celebrates the innovators in  Read more...

Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Steven Moore
ISBN: 9781441145475 1441145478 9781441177049 1441177043
OCLC Number: 844950788
Notes: Literaturverz. S. 653 - 679
Description: VI, 698 Seiten
Contents: Introduction: The Novel Novel; Chapter 1: The Ancient Novel; Egyptian; Mesopotamian; Hebrew; Greek; Roman; Christian; Chapter 2: The Medieval Novel; Irish; Icelandic; Byzantine; Jewish; Arthurian; Chapter 3: The Renaissance Novel; Italian; Spanish; French; English; Bridge: The Mesoamerican Novel. Chapter 4: The Eastern Novel; Indian; Tibetan; Arabic; Persian; Chapter 5: The Far Eastern Novel; Japanese; Chinese; Bibliography; Chronological Index of Novels Discussed; General Index.
Responsibility: Steven Moore

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

"Steven Moore's recent encyclopedic study, The Novel: An Alternative History...dramatically amplifies our understanding of what the novel can and cannot do, and highlights living currents that sprang Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.