The Heroic Life of George Gissing, Part II: 1888–1897, 1st Edition (Hardback) book cover

The Heroic Life of George Gissing, Part II

1888–1897, 1st Edition

By Pierre Coustillas


384 pages

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This ambitious three-volume biography on Gissing examines both his life and writing both chronologically and in close detail. Part II assesses the period of Gissing’s greatest authorial triumphs. His most critically acclaimed works, The Nether World (1889), New Grub Street (1891) and The Odd Women (1893) date from this time.

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LITERARY CRITICISM / European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh