British Writers: Supplement XX, 20th Edition

  • Series Name: British Writers Series
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  • ISBN-10: 0684324970
  • ISBN-13: 9780684324975
  • DDC: 820.9
  • Grade Level Range: 12th Grade - College Senior
  • 503 Pages | eBook
  • Previous Editions: 2013, 2012, 2011
  • Original Copyright 2014 | Published/Released September 2013
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2014

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The British Writers Supplements include authors who have never been featured in British Writers. This supplement contains essays on Gilbert Adair, Aravind Adiga, Frances Hodgson Burnett, John Galt, Edmund Gosse, M. R. James, Christopher Logue, Henry Francis Lyte, Marie De France, Gita Mehta, Magnus Mills, Tom Pickard, F. T. Prince, Colm Toibin, Charles Tomlinson, Jane "Speranza" Francesca Wilde, and Judith Wright.

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British Writers Series

This collection of critical essays covers hundreds of writers who have made significant contributions to British, Irish, and Commonwealth literature from the 14th century to the present day. The contributors analyze many individual works and engage the reader with their distinctive themes and stylistic. Introductory essays and chronological tables open each volume and provide historical background. Each Supplement covers approximately 20 additional authors.

Features and Benefits

  • Includes in-depth critical and biographical analysis of British, Irish, and Commonwealth writers from the fourteenth century to the present day.
  • Includes an extensive chronology plus selected bibliographies for each writer.

Alternate Formats

  • Casebound Edition

    ISBN-10: 1414496109 | ISBN-13: 9781414496108

Table of Contents

Gilbert Adair.
Aravind Adiga.
Frances Hodgson Burnett.
John Galt.
Edmund Gosse.
M.R. James.
Christopher Logue.
Henry Francis Lyte.
Marie De France.
Gita Mehta.
Magnus Mills.
Tom Pickard.
F.T. Prince.
Colm Tóibín.
Charles Tomlinson.
Jane "Speranza" Francesca Wilde.
Judith Wright.
Cumulative Index to Volumes I-VII, Supplements I-XX, Retrospective Supplements I-III.