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Novelists on the Novel by  Miriam Allott - First edition - 1959 - from C L Hawley (SKU: 9838)

Novelists on the Novel

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Novelists on the Novel

by Allott, Miriam

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London: Routledge Kegan Paul,. Hardback. 336pp. Extracts and essays on the novel ordered into 3 sections: The Nature of Prose fiction; The Genesis of a Novel; The Craft of Fiction. The novelists quoted include Henry Fielding, Sarah Fielding, Smollett, Clara Reeve, Defoe, Eliot, Scott, Thackeray, Zola, Huxley, Lawrence, James, Balzac, Conrad, Tolstoy, Woolf, Rousseau and others. Maroon cloth is sunned to spine where it is also heavily marked with a splashed type stain. Binding is sound but reading copy only. Reading copy only. . Hardcover. First edition. 1959.


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Novelists on the Novel
Allott, Miriam
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Routledge Kegan Paul,
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Clara Reeve,Sarah Fielding,Henry Fielding,Tobias Smollett,Literary , criticism ,Daniel Defoe,Walter Scott,Honoré de Balzac,Emile Zola,, Aldous Huxley ,Joseph Conrad,Virginia Woolf
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Virginia Woolf; Joseph Conrad; Literary Criticism: various;

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We are a member of the PBFA and ibooknet Our specialisms are academic books particularly literary criticism, literary biography, literary texts and literary and critical theory, history, plus some philosophy, psychology, politics and religion. We also stock local history books, mainly on Yorkshire. We also stock children's literature. We have a small general stock in the wider academic arts and humanities.


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