The Resource Cambridge guide to fiction in English, Ian Ousby

Cambridge guide to fiction in English, Ian Ousby

Label
Cambridge guide to fiction in English
Title
Cambridge guide to fiction in English
Statement of responsibility
Ian Ousby
Title variation
  • Fiction in English
  • Guide to fiction in English
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A comprehensive survey of fiction from the classics of English literature to the best of the moderns. More than 2000 entries provide information on novelists from all countries where English is written - Britain and Ireland, the USA, Canada, the Caribbean, Australia, New Zealand, Africa, India, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Malaysia and the Philippines; summaries of the major novels; trends such as realism, naturalism, modernism, magic realism; particular types of novel from the Gothic novel to the campus novel; and popular genres from detective fiction to spy fiction and science fiction. A wide-ranging and authoritative Introduction surveys the history and theory of fiction. An aid for students and teachers of literature as well as all readers of fiction
Dewey number
823.003
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR821
LC item number
.O97 1998
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • encyclopedias
Label
Cambridge guide to fiction in English, Ian Ousby
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 308-312)
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • zbnus
  • mel
Control code
000013737477
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
viii, 323 p.
Isbn
9780521576178
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
98013753
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b18467933
System control number
  • 33217006972245
  • (OCoLC)38542675

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