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J. G. Farrell in His Own Words
Language: un
Pages: 464
Authors: James Gordon Farrell
Categories: Authors, Irish
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010 - Publisher:

Books about J. G. Farrell in His Own Words
J.G. Farrell
Language: un
Pages: 412
Authors: Lavinia Greacen
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012 - Publisher:

This biography of the Booker Prize-winning author J.G. Farrell tells the vivid story of his shore life and the development of his writing career. His literary achievement is still in the ascendent, as proved by his new Booker award.
Joycean Legacies
Language: en
Pages: 265
Authors: Martha C. Carpentier
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-04-28 - Publisher: Springer

These twelve essays analyze the complex pleasures and problems of engaging with James Joyce for subsequent writers, discussing Joyce's textual, stylistic, formal, generic, and biographical influence on an intriguing selection of Irish, British, American, and postcolonial writers from the 1940s to the twenty-first century.
Handbook of the English Novel of the Twentieth and Twenty-First Centuries
Language: en
Pages: 613
Authors: Christoph Reinfandt
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-06-12 - Publisher: Walter de Gruyter GmbH & Co KG

The Handbook systematically charts the trajectory of the English novel from its emergence as the foremost literary genre in the early twentieth century to its early twenty-first century status of eccentric eminence in new media environments. Systematic chapters address ̒The English Novel as a Distinctly Modern Genreʼ, ̒The Novel in
Olivia Manning
Language: en
Pages: 424
Authors: Deirdre David
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-01-10 - Publisher: OUP Oxford

Olivia Manning: A Woman at War is the first literary biography of the twentieth-century novelist Olivia Manning. It tells the story of a writer whose life and work were shaped by her own fierce ambition, and, like many of her generation, the events and aftermath of the Second World War.