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Politics and the novel

Irving Howe

Politics and the novel

by Irving Howe

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Published by Stevens in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Politics in literature,
  • Fiction -- History and criticism

  • Edition Notes

    Chapter 9, Orwell: History as nightmare

    Statementby Irving Howe
    SeriesNew left books
    ContributionsOrwell, George, 1903-1950
    The Physical Object
    Pagination251 p. ;
    Number of Pages251
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14567905M

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politics, and more. This book is meant primarily as a study of the relation between literature and ideas, though a considerable part of it, I should say, consists of literary criticism. My interest was far less in literature as social evidence or testimony than in the literary problem of what happens to the novel when it is subjected to the pressures of politics.

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