Reading the European Novel to 1900 (Reading the Novel)

Reading the European Novel to 1900 (Reading the Novel)

Daniel R. Schwarz


  • Offers an in depth analyzing of person texts with recognition to their cultural and canonical context
  • Examines the historical past and evolution of the unconventional to 1900 and defines each one author’s aesthetic, cultural, political, and historic significance
  • Covers crucial and often taught masterworks as much as 1900, together with Cervantes’ Don Quixote; Tolstoy’s War and Peace and Anna Karenina; Dostoevsky’s Notes from Underground, Crime and Punishment, and The Brothers Karamazov; Stendhal’s The pink and the Black and The Charterhouse of Parma; Flaubert’s Madame Bovary and Sentimental Education; Balzac’s Pere Goriot; and  Zola’s Germinal
  • Written with scholars and lecturers in brain, this booklet presents obtainable and interesting discussions of every novel, in addition to very important pedagogical tools

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