A heritage of the Modernist Novel reassesses the modernist canon and produces a wealth of recent comparative analyses that appreciably revise the novel's heritage. Drawing on American, English, Irish, Russian, French, and German traditions, prime students problem current attitudes approximately realism and modernism and draw new consciousness to lifestyle and daily items. as well as its exploration of latest types resembling the modernist style novel and experimental ancient novel, this e-book considers the unconventional in postcolonial, transnational, and cosmopolitan contexts. A background of the Modernist Novel additionally considers the novel's worldwide succeed in whereas suggesting that the epoch of modernism isn't but accomplished.
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