Collected Novels ePub download
by I Compton-Burnett
- ISBN: 0575007788
- ISBN13: 978-0575007789
- ePub: 1146 kb | FB2: 1451 kb
- Language: English
- Publisher: Littlehampton Book Services Ltd; l.e. edition (May 1, 1972)
- Rating: 4.2/5
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- Format: lrf mbr lit docx
AbeBooks (Compton-Burnett did not want her first novel "Dolores" to be reprinted with this set). Book has light thumbing to fore edge. Dust Jacket is bright and attractive.
Compton-Burnett did not want her first novel "Dolores" to be reprinted with this set).
Collected Novels book. She was awarded the 1955 James Tait Black Memorial Prize for her novel Mother and Son. Books by Ivy Compton-Burnett. Mor. rivia About Collected Novels.
Edwin Muir wrote of Ivy Compton-Burnett in the Observer: 'Her literary abilities have been abundantly acknowledged by the majority of her literary contemporaries. Her intense individuality has removed her from the possibility of rivalry. She takes as her theme the tyrannies and internecine battles of English family life in leisured well-conducted country houses. To Miss Compton-Burnett the family conflict is intimate, unrelenting, very often indecisive and fought out mainly in conversation.
Home Browse Books Book details, I. Compton-Burnett. The peculiar charm of Miss Compton-Burnett's novels, the charm that has won her not merely admirers but addicts, lies in her speaking of home-truths. By Pamela Hansford Johnson. She achieves this by . .Over 14 million journal, magazine, and newspaper articles.
She was awarded the 1955 James Tait Black Memorial Prize for her novel Mother and Son. Her works consist mainly of dialogue and focus on family life among the late Victorian or Edwardian upper middle class. Manservant and Maidservant (1947) is considered one of her best.
Among her great female predecessors in the English novel, I. Compton-Burnett is in a general way most like Jane Austen, least like Charlotte Brontë, but the dominant influence on Dolores is George Eliot, an influence so pervasive that it extends to characterisation and tone, subject, theme, and even diction.
Город: Kensington, LondonПодписчиков: 241О себе: Well, of course, people are only human. But it really does not seem much for them to be.
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