Book Thomas Hardy: The Tragic Novels / R. P. Draper.
Publication year: 1991
Edition: 1991 edition.
Publisher: London : Macmillan Education,
Resource type: Physical
ISBN: 9780333533642 :
Essays by John Paterson, Peter Gasgrande, Robert Schweik, Elaine Showalter, Kristin Brady, David Lodge, Tony Tanner, Rosemary Sumner and a final essay by R.P.Draper.
Includes criticism reflecting reassessments of Hardy's novels in the light of the scholarship of the last two decades. This book contains a selection of earlier reviews and articles as well as the authors comments on the novels and the range of criticism that Hardy's work has generated. This revised edition of the successful Casebook first published in 1975 is now up-to-date for the 1990s, with additional recent criticism reflecting major reassessments of Hardy's novel in the light of the best scholarship of the last two decades. The volume retains its previous and invaluable selection of earlier reviews and articles. The introduction by R.P. Draper, provides a perceptive overview of both the novels and the enormous range of criticism that Hardy's work has generated.
Series title: Casebooks Series
250 pages ; 22 cm.