Jealousy and In the Labyrinth (Two Novels)

Jealousy and In the Labyrinth (Two Novels)


Here, in a single quantity, are striking novels by way of the executive spokesman of the so-called “new novel” which has brought on such dialogue and aroused such controversy. “Jealousy,” stated the recent York instances ebook assessment “is a technical masterpiece, impeccably contrived.” “It is a thrilling challenge,” acknowledged the San Francisco Chronicle. the days Literary complement of London known as Robbe-Grillet an “incomparable artist” and the father or mother termed Jealousy “an striking book.” In his local France, major critic Maurice Nadeau wrote in France-Observateur that “In the Labyrinth is healthier than a good novel: it's a nice paintings of literature,” and fellow novelist and critic Claude Roy judged an analogous paintings Robbe-Grillet’s “best book,” whereas right here in the US the “Parade of Books” column referred to as within the Labyrinth “a hugely emotional event for the reader” and went directly to are expecting: “Robbe-Grillet will take his position in international literature as a successor of Balzac and Proust.”

This quantity, which deals incisive essays on Robbe-Grillet by way of Professor Bruce Morrissette of the collage of Chicago and by way of French critics Roland Barthes and Anne Minor, additionally incorporates a important bibliography of writings via and in regards to the author.

Show sample text content

Download sample