Thackeray the Writer by Edgar F. Harden
Look inside with Google Book Preview
Thackeray the Writer
By Edgar F. Harden

Thackeray the Writer

Pendennis to Denis Duval

By (author) See other recent books by Edgar F. Harden
Format: Hardback

Normal Price: $355.69
Your Price: $320.13 AUD, inc. GST
Shipping: $7.95 per order
You Save: $35.57! (10% off normal price)
Plus...earn $16.01 in Boomerang Bucks
Availability: Available Available, ships in 8-11 days

Thackeray the Writer by Edgar F. Harden

Book Description

This book conveys Thackeray's development as a novelist, lecturer in Great Britain and the United States, familiar essayist, and shaper of cultural awareness as editor of a major new journal - a development especially growing out of the achievement of Vanity Fair , where he has so powerfully articulated the comical and absurd system of forces defining the human existence that he and his readers shared. Articulating the connections among Thackeray's varied work and activities, Harden reveals the broadening imaginative growth and deepening understanding of a supremely insightful perceiver and critic of human life.

Buy Thackeray the Writer book by Edgar F. Harden from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.

Book Details

ISBN: 9780312229290
ISBN-10: 0312229291
Format: Hardback
(235mm x 155mm x 21mm)
Pages: 232
Imprint: Palgrave USA
Publisher: Palgrave USA
Publish Date: 26-May-2000
Country of Publication: United States

Other Editions...

Books By Author Edgar F. Harden

Edith Wharton Chronology by Edgar F. Harden Edith Wharton Chronology, Hardback (October 2005)

Illuminating the writing of Edith Wharton by detailing her experiences and placing her in her social context, this account provides an invaluable insight into the personal and professional life of an important American woman writer of the Twentieth Century.

» View all books by Edgar F. Harden


» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Thackeray the Writer book by Edgar F. Harden and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a member - it's free to sign up!)

Write a book review

Author Biography - Edgar F. Harden

Edgar F. Harden received the AB degree from Princeton University and the AM and PhD degrees from Harvard University. Since 1966 he has taught at Simon Fraser University, where he is Emeritus Professor of English. He has published on Browning, Trollope and especially Thackeray in journals that include Victorian Poetry; PMLA; Nineteenth-Century Fiction; Journal of English and German Philology; Huntington Library Quarterly; Studies in English Literature 1500-1900; and Papers of the Bibliographical Society of America. He is also the author of The Emergence of Thackeray's Serial Fiction; Thackeray's 'English Humourists' and 'Four Georges'; and 'Vanity Fair': a Novel without a Hero - a Reader's Companion; and he has edited Thackeray's Henry Esmond; Annotations for the Selected Works of William Makepeace Thackeray; The Letters and Private Papers of William Makepeace Thackeray: a Supplement; A Checklist of Contributions by William Makepeace Thackeray to Newspapers, Periodicals, Books, and Serial Part Issues, 1828-1864; Selected Letters of Wlliam Makepeace Thackeray; and Thackeray the Writer: From Journalism to 'Vanity Fair'. He has been awarded fellowships and research grants by the Canada Council, the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada, and the National Endowment for the Humanities.

Boomerang Bucks close

For every $20 you spend on books, you will receive $1 in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars. You can use your Boomerang Bucks as a credit towards a future purchase from Boomerang Books. Note that you must be a Member (free to sign up) and that conditions do apply.

Recent books by Edgar F. Harden close
Edith Wharton Chronology by Edgar F. Harden
Henry James Chronology by Edgar F. Harden
» close