A man of many parts : Gissing's short stories, essays and other works / Barbara Rawlinson.

"This comprehensive study of George Gissing's short stories and related non-fiction is essential reading for students of nineteenth-century realism. For the first time readers will be able to follow the development which transformed Gissing's unremarkable early stories into the very i...

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Online Access:Electronic book from EBSCO
Main Author: Rawlinson, Barbara.
Format: eBook
Published:Amsterdam ; New York, NY : Rodopi, 2006.
Series:Costerus ; new ser., v. 159.
Table of Contents:
  • Chronology of the Short Stories; Introduction; Chapter One: Exile in America; Chapter Two: A Promising Start; Chapter Three: The Formative Years; Chapter Four: A Time of Transition; Chapter Five: Changing Values; Chapter Six: The Place of Realism in Gissing's Short Fiction; Chapter Seven: The Right Place at the Right Time; Chapter Eight: Gissing on Dickens; Chapter Nine: A Victim of Circumstances; Chapter Ten: Conclusion; Bibliography; Index.