The Resource The novels of Samuel Selvon : a critical study, Roydon Salick, (eBook)

The novels of Samuel Selvon : a critical study, Roydon Salick, (eBook)

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The novels of Samuel Selvon : a critical study
Title
The novels of Samuel Selvon
Title remainder
a critical study
Statement of responsibility
Roydon Salick
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The author of such works as A Brighter Sun (1952), The Lonely Londoners (1956), and The Plains of Caroni (1970), West Indian novelist Samuel Selvon is attracting growing amounts of scholarly attention. Nonetheless, criticism of his works has largely been imbalanced, with most scholarship focusing primarily on his language. This book corrects that imbalance by placing Selvon's novels within historical, sociological, and ideological contexts. A new interpretation of Selvon's achievement as a novelist, the volume looks, for the first time, at his works in terms of categories of novels--peasant, m
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unknown
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Salick, Roydon
Dewey number
813/.54
Series statement
  • eBooks from EBSCOhost
  • Contributions to the study of world literature,
Series volume
no. 102
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  • Selvon, Samuel
  • Trinidad and Tobago
  • Caribbean Area
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
Label
The novels of Samuel Selvon : a critical study, Roydon Salick, (eBook)
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https://atxlibrary.idm.oclc.org/login?url=http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=69192
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Copyright
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  • Mode of access: World Wide Web
  • Access restricted to subscribing institutions
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 167-170) and index
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online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Acknowledgments; Introduction; Part I: The Peasant Novels; Chapter 1: A Brighter Sun; Chapter 2: Turn Again Tiger; Chapter 3: The Plains of Caroni; Chapter 4: Those Who Eat the Cascadura; Part II: The Middle-Class Novels; Chapter 5: An Island Is a World; Chapter 6: I Hear Thunder; Part III: The Immigrant Novels; Chapter 7: The Housing Lark; Chapter 8: The Lonely Londoners; Chapter 9: Moses Ascending; Chapter 10: Moses Migrating; Conclusion; Selected Bibliography; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; P; R; S; T; U; V; W
Control code
943636
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (vii, 174 pages).
Form of item
online
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (Sirsi) tsl-ebsco24438
  • (OCoLC)50321186
Label
The novels of Samuel Selvon : a critical study, Roydon Salick, (eBook)
Link
https://atxlibrary.idm.oclc.org/login?url=http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=69192
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Mode of access: World Wide Web
  • Access restricted to subscribing institutions
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 167-170) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Acknowledgments; Introduction; Part I: The Peasant Novels; Chapter 1: A Brighter Sun; Chapter 2: Turn Again Tiger; Chapter 3: The Plains of Caroni; Chapter 4: Those Who Eat the Cascadura; Part II: The Middle-Class Novels; Chapter 5: An Island Is a World; Chapter 6: I Hear Thunder; Part III: The Immigrant Novels; Chapter 7: The Housing Lark; Chapter 8: The Lonely Londoners; Chapter 9: Moses Ascending; Chapter 10: Moses Migrating; Conclusion; Selected Bibliography; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; P; R; S; T; U; V; W
Control code
943636
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (vii, 174 pages).
Form of item
online
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (Sirsi) tsl-ebsco24438
  • (OCoLC)50321186

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