English regional novel
Read Online

English regional novel

  • 758 Want to read
  • ·
  • 24 Currently reading

Published by Folcroft Press in Folcroft, Pa .
Written in English


  • English fiction -- 19th century -- History and criticism.,
  • English fiction -- 20th century -- History and criticism.,
  • England -- In literature.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementby Phyllis Bentley.
SeriesP.E.N. books
The Physical Object
Pagination48 p.
Number of Pages48
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14247211M

Download English regional novel


The English novel is an important part of English article mainly concerns novels, written in English, by novelists who were born or have spent a significant part of their lives in England, or Scotland, or Wales, or Northern Ireland (or Ireland before ). However, given the nature of the subject, this guideline has been applied with common sense, and reference is made to. Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Bentley, Phyllis Eleanor, English regional novel.   By the end of the 19th century, no book in English literary history had enjoyed more editions, spin-offs and translations. Crusoe’s world-famous novel is a complex literary confection, and it Author: Guardian Staff. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.

The regional novel is clearly a product of the 19th century. The great Victorian writer Thomas Hardy created a setting for his regional novels in the area of Wessex. Over the years his perception and representation of nature and the landscape changed. There is File Size: KB. English Novel Books is a very convenient software application for reading books,classic works of English literature and covers almost all genres: fiction, philosophical treatises, /5(K). The regional novel has been remarkably neglected as a subject, despite the enormous number of authors who can be classified as having written regional fiction. This interdisciplinary collection of essays from leading literary critics, historians and cultural geo-graphers, addresses the regional novel in Ireland, Scotland, Wales and Size: KB. "The Regional Novel in Britain and Ireland, and its forthcoming companion bibliography could be a helpful resource and goad to thought for those wishing to understand cultural affiliation and authority in nineteenth- and twentieth-century Britain and Ireland in all of their complexity."Format: Hardcover.

An epic novel, it explores classist culture and rural poverty as well as exploitation, love, brotherhood and marriage in a well-woven tale of a peasant family that tugs at the heartstrings. Considered a classic, and for good reason, the book was made into a film starring Rajkumar, Mehmood and Shashikala and was even part of a Hindi television. His novel "English Creek" () the first book in his Montana Trilogy is both a coming of age story and a detailed portrayal of northern Montana and its people and places. The novel is set in in Northwest Montana as the state is slowly coming out of the Depression/5. “In his massive, engaging and persuasive new book, Robert Tombs speaks up for English history, and sometimes for England itself.” —David Horspool, The Guardian “The English and Their History, by the Professor of French history at Cambridge, Robert Tombs, is a work of supreme intelligence. In this vigorous, subtle and penetrating book Cited by:   This video is unavailable. Watch Queue Queue. Watch Queue Queue.