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The Resource Nation & novel : the English novel from its origins to the present day, Patrick Parrinder

Nation & novel : the English novel from its origins to the present day, Patrick Parrinder

Label
Nation & novel : the English novel from its origins to the present day
Title
Nation & novel
Title remainder
the English novel from its origins to the present day
Statement of responsibility
Patrick Parrinder
Title variation
Nation and novel
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Patrick Parrinder's new history of the English novel from its beginnings to the present day traces the form's distinctive and often subversive reflection of national identity across the centuries. From the early stories of rogues and criminals to present-day novels of immigration, fiction has played a major part in defining our ideas of England and Englishness. Nation and Novel provides both a comprehensive survey and also a new interpretation of the importance of. the English novel. - ;What is 'English' about the English novel, and how has the idea of the English nation been shaped by the wri
Member of
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
MT4IT
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1944-
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Parrinder, Patrick
Dewey number
823.009/358
Index
index present
LC call number
PR830.N356
LC item number
P37 2006eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • English fiction
  • National characteristics, English, in literature
  • Nationalism and literature
  • Nationalism in literature
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • English fiction
  • National characteristics, English, in literature
  • Nationalism and literature
  • Nationalism in literature
  • Great Britain
  • Romans
  • Engels
Label
Nation & novel : the English novel from its origins to the present day, Patrick Parrinder
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 472-485) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
other
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- 1. The novel and the nation -- 2. Cavaliers, Puritans, and rogues : English prose fiction from 1485 to 1700 -- 3. Cross-grained Crusoe : Defoe and the contradictions of Englishness -- 4. Histories of rebellion : from 1688 to 1793 -- 5. The novel of suffering : Richardson, Fielding, and Goldsmith -- 6. The benevolent robber : from Fielding to the 1790s -- 7. Romantic Toryism : Scott, Disraeli, and others -- 8. Tory daughters and the politics of marriage : Jane Austen, Charlotte Brontë, and Elizabeth Gaskell -- 9. 'Turn again, Dick Whittington!' : Dickens and the fiction of the city -- 10. At home and abroad in Victorian and Edwardian fiction : from 'Vanity fair' to 'The secret agent' -- 11. Puritan and provincial Englands : from Emily Brontë to D.H. Lawrence -- 12. From Forster to Orwell : the novel of England's destiny -- 13. From Kipling to independence : losing the empire -- 14. Round tables : chivalry and the twentieth-century English novel sequence -- 15. Inward migrations : multiculturalism, anglicization, and internal exile -- Conclusion. On Englishness and the twenty-first-century novel
Control code
252681171
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 502 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780191532672
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)252681171
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
Nation & novel : the English novel from its origins to the present day, Patrick Parrinder
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 472-485) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
other
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- 1. The novel and the nation -- 2. Cavaliers, Puritans, and rogues : English prose fiction from 1485 to 1700 -- 3. Cross-grained Crusoe : Defoe and the contradictions of Englishness -- 4. Histories of rebellion : from 1688 to 1793 -- 5. The novel of suffering : Richardson, Fielding, and Goldsmith -- 6. The benevolent robber : from Fielding to the 1790s -- 7. Romantic Toryism : Scott, Disraeli, and others -- 8. Tory daughters and the politics of marriage : Jane Austen, Charlotte Brontë, and Elizabeth Gaskell -- 9. 'Turn again, Dick Whittington!' : Dickens and the fiction of the city -- 10. At home and abroad in Victorian and Edwardian fiction : from 'Vanity fair' to 'The secret agent' -- 11. Puritan and provincial Englands : from Emily Brontë to D.H. Lawrence -- 12. From Forster to Orwell : the novel of England's destiny -- 13. From Kipling to independence : losing the empire -- 14. Round tables : chivalry and the twentieth-century English novel sequence -- 15. Inward migrations : multiculturalism, anglicization, and internal exile -- Conclusion. On Englishness and the twenty-first-century novel
Control code
252681171
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 502 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780191532672
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)252681171
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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