Issue Details: First known date: 2011 2011
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'Arranged in chronological order the novelist's lives are opinionated, informative, frequently funny and often shocking. Professor Sutherland's authors come from all over the world; their writings illustrate every kind of fiction from gothic, penny dreadfuls and pornography to fantasy, romance and high literature. The book shows the changing forms of the genre, and how the aspirations of authors to divert and sometimes to educate their readers, has in some respects, radically changed over the centuries, and in others - such as their interest in sex and relationships - remained remarkably constant.' (Publisher's abstract)

Notes

  • Includes biographical information of three Australian authors.

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

    • London,
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      England,
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      United Kingdom (UK),
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      Western Europe, Europe,
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      Profile , 2011 .
      Extent: xiii, 818 p.p.
      ISBN: 9781847653437 (ebook), 9781846681578 (hbk.), 184668157X (hbk.), 184765343X (ebook)
    • New Haven, Connecticut,
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      United States of America (USA),
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      Americas,
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      Yale University Press , 2012 .
      Extent: xiii, 818 pp.
      Note/s:
      • Includes bibliographical references and index.
      ISBN: 9780300179477, 0300179472

Works about this Work

Untitled Jean-François Vernay , 2012 single work review
— Appears in: Transnational Literature , May vol. 4 no. 2 2012;

— Review of The Lives of the Novelists : A History of Fiction in 294 Lives John Sutherland 2011 single work biography
John Sutherland : Lives of the Novelists Peter Corris , 2012 single work review
— Appears in: The Newtown Review of Books , August 2012;

— Review of The Lives of the Novelists : A History of Fiction in 294 Lives John Sutherland 2011 single work biography
Untitled Jean-François Vernay , 2012 single work review
— Appears in: Transnational Literature , May vol. 4 no. 2 2012;

— Review of The Lives of the Novelists : A History of Fiction in 294 Lives John Sutherland 2011 single work biography
John Sutherland : Lives of the Novelists Peter Corris , 2012 single work review
— Appears in: The Newtown Review of Books , August 2012;

— Review of The Lives of the Novelists : A History of Fiction in 294 Lives John Sutherland 2011 single work biography
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