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Reading the modern British and Irish novel, 1890-1930

Author: Daniel R Schwarz
Publisher: Malden, MA : Blackwell Pub., 2005.
Series: Reading the novel, 1.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Daniel R. Schwarz has studied and taught the modern British novel for decades and now brings his impressive erudition and critical acuity to bear in this insightful study of the major authors and novels of the first half of the twentieth century. After a compelling introduction outlining his method and a substantial first chapter establishing the intellectual, cultural and literary contexts in which the modern  Read more...
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Criticism, interpretation, etc
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Schwarz, Daniel R.
Reading the modern British and Irish novel, 1890-1930.
Malden, MA : Blackwell Pub., 2005
(DLC) 2003026896
(OCoLC)53937785
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Daniel R Schwarz
ISBN: 9780470690086 0470690089 9780470779835 0470779837 9780631226215 0631226214 9780631226222 0631226222 0470703970 9780470703977 9786611319618 6611319611 1281319619 9781281319616
OCLC Number: 214281985
Language Note: English.
Description: 1 online resource (ix, 297 pages)
Contents: Cover --
Contents --
Acknowledgments --
Introduction: Reading the Modern British and Irish Novel 1890 8211;1930 --
1 8220;I Was the World in Which I Walked8221;: The Transformation of the British and Irish Novel, 1890 8211;1930 --
2 Hardy's Jude the Obscure: The Beginnings of the Modern Psychological Novel --
3 Conrad8217;s Heart of Darkness: 8220;We Live, as We Dream 8211; Alone 8221; --
4 Conrad8217;s Lord Jim : Reading Texts, Reading Lives --
5 Lawrence8217;s Sons and Lovers: Speaking of Paul Morel --
6 Lawrence8217;s The Rainbow: Family Chronicle, Sexual Fulfillment, and the Quest for Form and Values --
7 Joyce8217;s Dubliners: Moral Paralysis in Dublin --
8 Joyce8217;s Ulysses: The Odyssey of Leopold Bloom and Stephen Dedalus on June 16, 1904 --
9 Woolf 8217;s Mrs Dalloway: Sexual Repression, Madness, and Social Form --
10 Woolf 8217;s To the Lighthouse: Choreographing Life and Creating Art as Time Passes --
11 Forster8217;s Passage to India: The Novel of Manners as Political Novel --
Notes --
Select Bibliography --
Index.
Series Title: Reading the novel, 1.
Other Titles: Reading the modern British & Irish novel, 1890-1930
Responsibility: Daniel R. Schwarz.
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Daniel R. Schwarz has studied and taught the modern British novel for decades and now brings his impressive erudition and critical acuity to this insightful study of the major authors and novels of  Read more...

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"[Schwarz's introductions] humanize texts that might otherwise seem too foreboding ... The broadly diverse sense of human interest that results can only dispel any contrary sense of modernism's Read more...

 
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