The Resource The regional novel in Britain and Ireland, 1800-1990, edited by K.D.M. Snell

The regional novel in Britain and Ireland, 1800-1990, edited by K.D.M. Snell

Label
The regional novel in Britain and Ireland, 1800-1990
Title
The regional novel in Britain and Ireland, 1800-1990
Statement of responsibility
edited by K.D.M. Snell
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This interdisciplinary collection of essays from leading literary critics, historians and cultural geographers, addresses the regional novel in Ireland, Scotland, Wales and England. It establishes the broader social and political context in which these novels emerged, and by combining historical and literary approaches to the subject it explores contemporary manifestations of regionalism and nationalism in Britain and Ireland
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
823.009/32
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
PR868.R45
LC item number
R44 1998
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
The regional novel in Britain and Ireland, 1800-1990, edited by K.D.M. Snell
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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  • net
Contents
1. The regional novel: themes for interdisciplinary research / K. D. M. Snell -- 2. Regionalism and nationalism: Maria Edgeworth, Walter Scott and the definition of Britishness / Liz Bellamy -- 3. The deep romance of Manchester: Gaskell's 'Mary Barton' / Harriet Guest -- 4. Geographies of Hardy's Wessex / John Barrell -- 5. Gender and Cornwall: Charles Kingsley to Daphne du Maurier / Philip Dodd -- 6. James Joyce and mythic realism / Declan Kiberd -- 7. Cookson, Chaplin and Common: three northern writers in 1951 / Robert Colls -- 8. Emyr Humphreys: regional novelist? / M. Wynn Thomas -- 9. Scotland and the regional novel / Cairns Craig -- 10. Mapping the modern city: Alan Sillitoe's Nottingham novels / Stephen Daniels and Simon Rycroft
Control code
000013367446
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 300 p.
Isbn
9780521381970
Lccn
97030152
Other physical details
ill., map
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b25959190
System control number
  • (OCoLC)37418242
  • cbo0521381975

Library Locations

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      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
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