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Early British fiction, pre-1750

Early British fiction, pre-1750

a guide to the microfilm collection.

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Published by Research Publications in Woodbridge, CT .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English fiction -- Early modern, 1500-1700 -- Bibliography.,
  • English fiction -- Early modern, 1500-1700 -- Microform catalogs.,
  • English fiction -- 18th century -- Bibliography.,
  • English fiction -- 18th century -- Microform catalogs.

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsResearch Publications, inc.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsZ2014.F4 E27 1982, PR836 E27 1982
    The Physical Object
    Paginationv, 50 p. ;
    Number of Pages50
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3484385M
    ISBN 100892350342
    LC Control Number82003864

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    Crime fiction in history. Crime Fiction came to be recognised as a distinct literary genre, with specialist writers and a devoted readership, in the 19th r novels and stories were typically devoid of systematic attempts at detection: There was a detective, whether amateur or professional, trying to figure out how and by whom a particular crime was committed; there were no police. With increases in learning in the medieval European era, literary fiction joined earlier myths and legends. Among the first genres to appear was genre embraced fantasy, and not only simply followed traditional myths and fables, but, in its final form, added new fantastical elements. Romance at first dealt with traditional themes, above all three thematic cycles of tales, assembled.

    20th Century's Greatest Hits: English-Language Books of Fiction. The 20th Century’s Greatest Hits: English-Language Books of Fiction is a popular "best of" list compiled by Larry McCaffery largely in response to Modern Library Best Novels list (), which McCaffery saw as being out of touch with 20th-century fiction. Rural Fiction Nicholson Baker. A Box of Matches (): Likely set in Maine (author lives in South Berwick). Thinly veiled non-fiction. During one January in rural New England, the year old narrator Emmett rises early, lights a fire, and writes what comes to mind, generally about the minutiae of life.


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