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Rose Tremain: A Critical Introduction by Emilie Walezak

By Emilie Walezak

This entire chronological creation bargains an in depth research of Rose Tremain’s novels and examines the serious reception of her paintings. It situates Tremain – indexed via Granta journal as one of many twenty such a lot promising younger British novelists in 1983 – within the panorama of up to date British literature by way of demonstrating how the diversity of her paintings touches upon significant issues of up to date fiction. The ebook goals to fulfill the desires of scholars through supplying an intensive studying of Tremain’s novels in response to severe discussions of key notions in modern literary idea and cultural reviews. It encompasses a finished bibliography and evaluation of Tremain’s severe reception. It issues up the suitability of Tremain’s novels as functional illustrations of significant recommendations in modern literary debates.

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