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Penelope Fitzgerald

Author: Hugh Adlington
Publisher: Liverpool : Liverpool University Press, 2020.
Series: Writers and their work.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Penelope Fitzgerald (1916-2000) has been acclaimed as one of the finest British novelists of the late twentieth century. Four of her novels were shortlisted for the Booker Prize and one of them, Offshore (1979), won; her final work of historical fiction, The Blue Flower (1995), won the US National Book Critics' Circle Award. Fitzgerald's works are distinguished by their acute wit, deft handling of emotional tone and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Additional Physical Format: Print version
Named Person: Penelope Fitzgerald; Penelope Fitzgerald; Penelope Fitzgerald; Penelope Fitzgerald
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Hugh Adlington
ISBN: 9781786946218 1786946211 1789629225 9781789629224
OCLC Number: 1141200728
Notes: Title from publisher's bibliographic system (viewed on 27 Jan 2020).
Description: 1 online resource : PDF file(s).
Contents: Cover; Half Title; Title Page; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; Acknowledgements; Biographical Outline; Abbreviations and References; Introduction; 1 Critical Writing; 2 Biographies; Edward Burne-Jones; The Knox Brothers; Charlotte Mew and Her Friends; 3 Early Novels; The Golden Child; The Bookshop; Offshore; Human Voices; At Freddie's; 4 Late Novels; Innocence; The Beginning of Spring; The Gate of Angels; The Blue Flower; 5 Short Stories, Poems, Letters; 6 Reputation and Influence; Appendix: Uncollected and Unattributed Poems; Notes; Select Bibliography; Index.
Series Title: Writers and their work.
Responsibility: Hugh Adlington.

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This book studies Penelope Fitzgerald's writing and the compositional method behind it.  Read more...

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'This is asolid contribution to the "Writers and Their Work" series.'C.Rollyson, CHOICE

 
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