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Factual fictions : the origins of the English novel / Lennard J. Davis.

New York : Columbia University Press, 1983.
ISBN 0231054211, 0231054203

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Subjects Books and reading -- England -- History.
Books and reading.
English fiction -- 18th century -- History and criticism.
English fiction -- Early modern, 1500-1700 -- History and criticism.
English fiction -- Early modern.
English fiction.
Fiction -- Technique.
Journalism -- England -- History.
Journalisme -- Angleterre -- Histoire.
Literatura inglesa (historia e critica)
Livres et lecture -- Angleterre -- Histoire.
Roman -- Technique.
Roman anglais -- 17e siècle -- Histoire et critique.
Roman anglais -- 18e siècle -- Histoire et critique.
Description 245 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Copyright Date 1983.
Notes Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction : Toward a methodology of beginnings -- Frame, context, prestructure -- The romance : liminality and influence -- News/novels : the undifferentiated matrix -- Prose news : continuity, seriality, and ideology -- The law and the press : splitting the discourse -- Theories of fiction in early English novels -- Criminality and the double discourse -- The language of print : embodiment, legitimation, signification -- Daniel Defoe : lies as truth -- Samuel Richardson : disavowal and spontaneity -- Henry Fielding : politics and fact -- Conclusion : ideology and the novel.
Genre Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Geographic Area Great Britain
Network Numbers (OCoLC)8629188
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Davis, Lennard J., 1949-
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