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The Resource After the trauma : representative British novelists since 1920, Harvey Curtis Webster

After the trauma : representative British novelists since 1920, Harvey Curtis Webster

Label
After the trauma : representative British novelists since 1920
Title
After the trauma
Title remainder
representative British novelists since 1920
Statement of responsibility
Harvey Curtis Webster
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In this lucid book a distinguished scholar and critic measures British fiction from World War I through the convulsive effects of the Depression and World War II, and the importance of the writing that has been done since Finnegan's Wake. Webster presents a moving account of the shattering impact of the Great War upon British writers, particularly Rose Macaulay, Aldous Huxley, Evelyn Waugh, and Ivy Compton-Burnett. The cynicism and despair which afflicted them also bore heavily on the novelists of the thirties and forties -- Graham Greene, Joyce Cary, L.P. Hartley, C.P. Snow, who endured the
Cataloging source
EBLCP
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1906-1988
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Webster, Harvey Curtis
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • English fiction
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • HISTORY
  • English fiction
Label
After the trauma : representative British novelists since 1920, Harvey Curtis Webster
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; Preface; Introduction; Chapter One The Trauma; Chapter Two Rose Macaulay: A Christian a Little Agnostic; Chapter Three Aldous Huxley: Sceptical Mystic; Chapter Four Ivy Compton-Burnett: Factualist; Chapter Five Evelyn Waugh: Catholic Aristocrat; Chapter Six Mid-View: The 1930s; Chapter Seven Graham Greene: Stoical Catholic; Chapter Eight Joyce Cary: Christian Unclassified; Chapter Nine L.P. Hartley: Diffident Christian; Chapter Ten C.P. Snow: The Scientific Humanist; Chapter Eleven War, Cold; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S
Control code
ocn900344732
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (216 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813165134
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt129fnt5
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)900344732
Label
After the trauma : representative British novelists since 1920, Harvey Curtis Webster
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; Preface; Introduction; Chapter One The Trauma; Chapter Two Rose Macaulay: A Christian a Little Agnostic; Chapter Three Aldous Huxley: Sceptical Mystic; Chapter Four Ivy Compton-Burnett: Factualist; Chapter Five Evelyn Waugh: Catholic Aristocrat; Chapter Six Mid-View: The 1930s; Chapter Seven Graham Greene: Stoical Catholic; Chapter Eight Joyce Cary: Christian Unclassified; Chapter Nine L.P. Hartley: Diffident Christian; Chapter Ten C.P. Snow: The Scientific Humanist; Chapter Eleven War, Cold; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S
Control code
ocn900344732
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (216 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813165134
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt129fnt5
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)900344732

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