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Irish Identity and the Literary Revival

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Hailed by critics as ""indispensable"" and ""splendidly readable,"" Irish Identity and the Literary Revival illuminates the art of four of Ireland's greatest writers through a detailed examination of their works in the context of a single main theme: each writer's attempt to grapple with, or define, the nature or meaning of Irish cultural and political identity. This vexed question of identity is an obsessive concern for each of the four, permeating the content, form, and style of their major works. Rather than use the literature reductively, G. J. Watson allows his major theme to emerge and develop from direct and close engagement with the writers' texts, which are examined in detailed, full-length essays.

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Author(s):
G.J. Watson
Condition:
Used: very good
EAN-13:
9780064974950
Edition:
1979
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-13:
9780064974950
Number of items:
1
Number of pages:
326
Publisher:
Barnes & Noble

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Hailed by critics as ""indispensable"" and ""splendidly readable,"" Irish Identity and the Literary Revival illuminates the art of four of Ireland's greatest writers through a detailed examination of their works in the context of a single main theme: each writer's attempt to grapple with, or define, the nature or meaning of Irish cultural and political identity. This vexed question of identity is an obsessive concern for each of the four, permeating the content, form, and style of their major works. Rather than use the literature reductively, G. J. Watson allows his major theme to emerge and develop from direct and close engagement with the writers' texts, which are examined in detailed, full-length essays.

Author(s):
G.J. Watson
Condition:
Used: very good
EAN-13:
9780064974950
Edition:
1979
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-13:
9780064974950
Number of items:
1
Number of pages:
326
Publisher:
Barnes & Noble

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