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Tendencies of the modern novel

Tendencies of the modern novel

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Published by Norwood Editions in Norwood, Pa .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fiction -- 20th century -- History and criticism.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesFortnightly review.
    Statementby Hugh Walpole ... [et al.].
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN3503 .T4 1977
    The Physical Object
    Pagination160 p. ;
    Number of Pages160
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4551078M
    ISBN 100848229045
    LC Control Number77020297
    OCLC/WorldCa3380065

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That, then, is the background of this book. It was written inand the scheme of the plot of Mrs. Dalloway, which Morris Philipson reproduces in his article on that novel in the first issue of Critical Inquiry, dates from My theory of the modern novel involved three factors.