The English Novel: A Short Critical History

Front Cover
E. P. Dutton & Company, 1954 - English fiction - 454 pages
4 Reviews
A brillant, critical history of the novel from Bunyan to Lawrence and Joyce.

From inside the book

What people are saying - Write a review

LibraryThing Review

User Review  - jmoncton - LibraryThing

Another amazing lecture series from the Teaching Company. In this series, Professor Timothy Spurgin presents an overview of English literature from the 1600s to modern day. The course is divided into ... Read full review

LibraryThing Review

User Review  - stillatim - LibraryThing

Remember when literary critics read books and wrote about them? No? Well, I do now. He got a few things wrong - what did these people ever see in H.G. Wells? In Meredith? That they should be put next ... Read full review

Contents

THE BEGINNINGS
3
THE EIGHTEENTH CENTURY
51
THE FIRST GENERA
107
Copyright

4 other sections not shown

Common terms and phrases

Bibliographic information