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e-Book The Alchemy of Laughter: Comedy in English Fiction download

e-Book The Alchemy of Laughter: Comedy in English Fiction download

by Glen Cavaliero

ISBN: 0312225512
ISBN13: 978-0312225513
Language: English
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan (November 1, 1999)
Pages: 255
Category: History and Criticism
Subategory: Literature

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This is the only contemporary critical study to discuss the nature of comedy with exclusive reference to novels.

Comedy is usually discussed in relation to drama. Here, however, it is analysed with exclusive reference to English prose fiction.

Comedy in English Fiction. eBook 118,99 €. price for Russian Federation (gross). Glen Cavaliero is Fellow Commoner of St. Catherine's College and a member of the Faculty of English at the University of Cambridge. Show all. Table of contents (11 chapters). Epilogue: the Alchemy of Laughter.

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This is the single modern serious examine to debate the character of comedy with particular connection with novels. It examines the comedian forms of novelists from Fielding and Jane Austen to Waugh and Angus Wilson, in addition to much less time-honored writers reminiscent of Ronald Firbank and Sylvia Townsend Warner. Distinguishing among other kinds of humor, it exhibits how comedy works in perform lower than altering literary, social, and environmental stipulations, and is designed to curiosity educational and basic readers equally. comedy in English fiction. by Glen Cavaliero Comic, The, in literature, English Humorous stories, English fiction, History and criticism, Humorous stories, English, Laughter in literature, English fiction - History and criticism. Published 2000 by Palgrave in Houndmills, Basingstoke, Hampshire, New York. Comic, The, in literature, English Humorous stories, English fiction, History and criticism, Humorous stories, English, Laughter in literature, English fiction - History and criticism.

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Glen Tilburn Cavaliero (7 June 1927 - 28 October 2019) was an English poet and critic. He read Modern History at Magdalen College, Oxford, was a staff member at Lincoln Theological College 1956–61 and then read English at St Catharine's College, Cambridge, 1965. He was awarded a P. from Cambridge in 1972. He was a member of the Faculty of English at Cambridge University, a Fellow Commoner of St Catharine's College, a Fellow of the Royal Society of Literature, and the President of the Powys Society.

This is the only contemporary critical study to discuss the nature of comedy with exclusive reference to novels. It examines the comic styles of novelists from Fielding and Jane Austen to Waugh and Angus Wilson, as well as less familiar writers such as Ronald Firbank and Sylvia Townsend Warner. Distinguishing between different kinds of humor, it shows how comedy works in practice under changing literary, social, and environmental conditions, and is designed to interest academic and general readers equally.
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