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The lives of the novelists

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Arranged in chronological order the novelist's lives are opinionated, informative, frequently funny and often shocking. Professor Sutherland's authors come from all over the world; their writings illustrate every kind of fiction from gothic, penny dreadfuls and pornography to fantasy, romance and high literature. The book shows the changing forms of the genre, and how the aspirations of authors to divert and sometimes to educate their readers, has in some respects, radically changed over the centuries, and in others - such as their interest in sex and relationships - remained remarkably constant.
Text appears bright and unmarked; boards very good; some signs of shelfwear to DJ. FIRST EDITION

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Added value:
first edition
Author(s):
Sutherland, John
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
255x180mm
Edition:
2011
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
184668157X
ISBN-13:
9781846681578
Number of pages:
818
Publisher:
Profile
Title:
Lives of the Novelists

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Arranged in chronological order the novelist's lives are opinionated, informative, frequently funny and often shocking. Professor Sutherland's authors come from all over the world; their writings illustrate every kind of fiction from gothic, penny dreadfuls and pornography to fantasy, romance and high literature. The book shows the changing forms of the genre, and how the aspirations of authors to divert and sometimes to educate their readers, has in some respects, radically changed over the centuries, and in others - such as their interest in sex and relationships - remained remarkably constant.
Text appears bright and unmarked; boards very good; some signs of shelfwear to DJ. FIRST EDITION

Added value:
first edition
Author(s):
Sutherland, John
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
255x180mm
Edition:
2011
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
184668157X
ISBN-13:
9781846681578
Number of pages:
818
Publisher:
Profile
Title:
Lives of the Novelists

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