Reading the Graphic Surface: The Presence of the Book in Prose Fiction (Hardback)Glyn White (author)
Hardback 224 Pages / Published: 01/12/2005
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Critically engages with the visual appearance of prose fiction where it is manipulated by authors; Reappraises the range of effects that can be created by graphic devices, and explores why literary criticism has dismissed such features; Examines problematical texts to demonstrate that an awareness of the graphic surface can make significant contributions to interpretation; Includes substantial extended readings of key works by four significant authors; Identifies and analyses the weaknesses of previous criticism and attempts to fully account for the use of the graphic surface with new interpretations of the novels
Publisher: Manchester University Press
Number of pages: 224
Weight: 476 g
Dimensions: 234 x 156 x 23 mm
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