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ASPECTS OF THE NOVEL

 
 
 
 
ASPECTS OF THE NOVEL
Author: E.M. Forster
ISBN 13: 9780156091800
ISBN 10: 156091801
Edition: 1
Publisher: Mariner Books
Publication Date: 1956-09-14
Format: Paperback
Pages: 192
List Price: $13.95
 
 

Forster’s lively, informed originality and wit have made this book a classic. Avoiding the chronological approach of what he calls “pseudoscholarship,” he freely examines aspects all English-language novels have in common: story, people, plot, fantasy, prophecy, pattern, and rhythm. Index.

Harper's Magazine - Jacques Barzun

We discover, under [Forster's] casual and wittily acute guidance, many things about the literary magic which transmutes the dull stuff of He—said and She—said into characters, stories, and intimations of truth.