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A survey of British fiction traces the development of the novel from Defoe to Conrad and provides summaries and critical comments
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Book Description Heinemann Educational Publishers. Paperback. Condition: Fair. A readable copy. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. Pages can include considerable notes-in pen or highlighter-but the notes cannot obscure the text. At ThriftBooks, our motto is: Read More, Spend Less. Seller Inventory # G0435187511I5N00
Book Description Heninemann Educational Books, 1979. Hardcover. Condition: Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Good. Type: Hardback Hasrdcover Book and Dust Jacket in Good Condition. Former High School Book, with pocket on front endpaper and a few stamps, tag on jacket spine. Otherwise, clean, tight and solid book. Pages quite clean, no markings. Tight, solid and square volume. A wide-ranging survey of Englsh novels, beginning with Nashes' "The Unfortunate Traveller' with the final novel H. G. Wells's "The War of the Worlds". Between these two, the English novel developed from its Elizabethan beginnings to the Regency and Victorian years. In each of the fifty essays, Phelps gives a brief biographical account, then summarizes the plot, and finally offers a critical commentary. Earlt novels include "The Pilgrim's Progress", "Moll Flanders", "Gulliver's Travels". Authors include Richardson, Fielding, Smollett, Sterne, Goldsmith, Walpole, Austen, Brontes, Scott, Dickens, Trollope, George Eliot, Meredith, Hardy, and Conrad. 573 pages. 5.4 x 8.2 inches. 1978, Heninemann Educational Books, London, England. Seller Inventory # 023997
Book Description Heinmann Educational Books Ltd, 1979. Hardcover. Condition: Near Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine. Hardback in near fine condition with near fine condition dust jacket. Seller Inventory # 152531
Book Description Heinemann,, London, 1979. Hardback. Hardback. 573pp. Invaluable collection of potted guides to a wide range of British eighteenth and nineteenth century novels. Each mini-guide includes a section of author biography and/or social background, fairly detailed plot synopsis, and a critical commentary. Writers covered include: John Bunyan, Horace Walpole, Daniel Defoe, Henry Fielding, Jane Austen, Fanny Burney, Frederick Marryat, William Makepeace Thackeray, Charlotte BrontÃ«, Emily BrontÃ«, George Eliot, Charles Dickens, Lewis Carroll, Anthony Trollope, Wilkie Collins, George Meredith, Geroge Gissing, George Morore, Thomas Hardy, Joseph Conrad, H. G. Wells, etc. A little rubbed to edges of dust wrapper. Slightly bumped to spine ends. Clean and sound. Good+, sound copy in like dust wrapper Good+, sound copy in like dust wrapper. Seller Inventory # 12738
Book Description Heinemann Educational Publishers. Condition: Good. Ex-library, so some stamps and wear, but in good overall condition. Seller Inventory # Z1-T-009-01136