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The lives of the novelists : a history of fiction in 294 lives, John Sutherland

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The lives of the novelists : a history of fiction in 294 lives
Title
The lives of the novelists
Title remainder
a history of fiction in 294 lives
Statement of responsibility
John Sutherland
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Biography type
collective biography
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1938-
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Sutherland, John
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • English literature
  • English fiction
  • Novelists, English
Label
The lives of the novelists : a history of fiction in 294 lives, John Sutherland
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibligraphical references and index
Contents
  • Machine generated contents note: The Seventeenth Century -- 1.John Bunyan -- 2.Aphra Behn -- 3.Daniel Defoe -- 4.Samuel Richardson -- The Eighteenth Century -- 5.Henry Fielding -- 6.Samuel Johnson -- 7.John Cleland -- 8.Laurence Sterne -- 9.Oliver Goldsmith -- 10.Robert Bage -- 11.Olaudah Equiano -- 12.Fanny Burney -- 13.Susanna Haswell -- 14.Mrs Radcliffe -- 15.James Hogg -- 16.Charles Brockden Brown -- 17.Walter Scott -- 18.Jane Austen -- 19.M.G. Lewis -- 20.Mrs Frances Trollope -- 21.Thomas De Quincey -- 22.James Fenimore Cooper -- 23.John Polidori -- 24.Mary Shelley -- 25.Mrs Catherine Gore -- The Nineteenth Century -- 26.Harriet Martineau -- 27.The Bulwer-Lyttons / Rosina -- 28.Benjamin Disraeli -- 29.Nathaniel Hawthorne -- 30.Harrison Ainsworth -- 31.Charles (James) Lever -- 32.J. H. Ingraham -- 33.Postscript / Prentiss Ingraham -- 34.Edgar Allan Poe -- 35.Mrs Gaskell -- 36.Fanny Fern -- 37.William Makepeace Thackeray -- 38.Charles Dickens -- 39.Mrs Henry Wood --
  • Contents note continued: 40.Anthony Trollope -- 41.Grace Aguilar -- 42.The Brontes / Anne -- 43.Maria Monk -- 44.George Eliot -- 45.Postscript / G.H. Lewes -- 46.Herman Melville -- 47.Mrs E. D. E. N. Southworth -- 48.Eliza Lynn Linton -- 49.Postscript / Beatrice Harraden -- 50.Sylvanus Cobb Jr -- 51.Charlotte Yonge -- 52.Wilkie Collins -- 53.R. M. Ballantyne -- 54.Mary J. Holmes -- 55.Dinah Craik -- 56.George Meredith -- 57.Mrs Oliphant -- 58.Horatio Alger Jr -- 59.George du Maurier -- 60.Postscript / Daphne du Maurier -- 61.Frank R. Stockton -- 62.`Walter' -- 63.Mrs Mary Braddon -- 64.Samuel Butler -- 65.Mark Twain -- 66.B. L. Farjeon -- 67.Ouida -- 68.Thomas Hardy -- 69.Ambrose Bierce -- 70.Lewis Wingfield -- 71.Henry James -- 72.Bram Stoker -- 73.Grant Allen -- 74.Richard Jefferies -- 75.Robert Louis Stevenson -- 76.Mrs Humphry Ward -- 77.Hall Caine -- 78.Sarah Grand -- 79.Marie Corelli -- 80.Lady Florence Dixie -- 81.Olive Schreiner -- 82.William Sharp -- 83.L. Frank Baum --
  • Contents note continued: 84.H. Rider Haggard -- 85.Joseph Conrad -- 86.Ella Hepworth Dixon -- 87.Mary Cholmondeley -- 88.Arthur Conan Doyle -- 89.Postscript / John (Edmund) Gardner -- 90.Frank Danby -- 91.George Egerton -- 92.Kenneth Grahame -- 93.J.M. Barrie -- 94.Charlotte Perkins Gilman -- 95.Postscript / S. Weir Mitchell -- 96.Amanda Ros -- 97.Owen Wister -- 98.Amy Levy -- 99.Florence L. Barclay -- 100.O. Henry -- 101.Violet Hunt -- 102.Edith Wharton -- 103.W.J. Locke -- 104.Thomas Dixon -- 105.Israel Zangwill -- 106.M.P. Shiel -- 107.H.G. Wells -- 108.Arnold Bennett -- 109.John Oliver Hobbes -- 110.Norman Douglas -- 111.Booth Tarkington -- 112.Erskine Childers -- 113.Saki -- 114.B. M. Bower -- 115.Stephen Crane -- 116.Theodore Dreiser -- 117.Zane Grey -- 118.W. Somerset Maugham -- 119.John Buchan -- 120.Edgar Rice Burroughs -- 121.Sabatini -- 122.Edgar Wallace -- 123.Jack London -- 124.Rex Beach -- 125.Warwick Deeping -- 126.Jeffery Farnol -- 127.E. M. Forster --
  • Contents note continued: 128.Mazodela Roche -- 129.Daisy Ashford -- 130.Mary Webb -- 131.James Joyce -- 132.Virginia Woolf -- 133.Sax Rohmer -- 134.Edna Ferber -- 135.DuBose Heyward -- 136.D. H. Lawrence -- 137.H. Bedford-Jones -- 138.Vicki Baum -- 139.Raymond Chandler -- 140.Katherine Mansfield -- 141.Michael Sadleir -- 142.Sapper -- 143.Hervey Allen -- 144.Enid Bagnold -- 145.Erie Stanley Gardner -- 146.Agatha Christie -- 147.Richmal Crompton -- 148.Richard Aldington -- 149.Djuna Barnes -- 150.Max Brand -- 151.Pearl S. Buck -- 152.James M. Cain -- 153.Captain W. E. Johns -- 154.Phyllis Bentley -- 155.Dashiell Hammett -- 156.Postscript / Lillian Hellman -- 157.Aldous Huxley -- 158.J. B. Priestley -- 159.Henry Williamson -- 160.Louis Bromfield -- 161.Peter Cheyney -- 162.Scott (and Zelda) Fitzgerald -- 163.Scott Fitzgerald and Ernest Hemingway -- 164.William Faulkner -- 165.Dennis Wheatley -- 166.Elizabeth Bowen -- 167.Vladimir Nabokov -- The Twentieth Century --
  • Contents note continued: 168.Margaret Mitchell -- 169.Lewis Grassic Gibbon -- 170.Georgette Heyer -- 171.John Steinbeck -- 172.Postscript / John O'Hara -- 173.George Orwell -- 174.Evelyn Waugh -- 175.Postscript / Alec Waugh -- 176.Nathanael West -- 177.Margery Allingham -- 178.Graham Greene -- 179.Patrick Hamilton -- 180.Christopher Isherwood -- 181.Henry Green -- 182.Arthur Koestler -- 183.Anthony Powell -- 184.Ayn Rand -- 185.C.P. Snow -- 186.Rex Warner -- 187.Samuel Beckett -- 188.John Dickson Carr -- 189.Catherine Cookson -- 190.Robert E. Howard -- 191.Jim Thompson -- 192.Leslie Charteris -- 193.James A. Michener -- 194.John Creasey -- 195.Ian Fleming -- 196.Louis L'Amour -- 197.Eric Ambler -- 198.Chester Himes -- 199.Malcolm Lowry -- 200.Postscript / Charles R. Jackson -- 201.Nicholas Monsarrat -- 202.William Golding -- 203.John Cheever -- 204.Lawrence Durrell -- 205.Patrick White -- 206.Howard Fast -- 207.Saul Bellow -- 208.Herman Wouk -- 209.Harold Robbins --
  • Contents note continued: 210.Anthony Burgess -- 211.Arthur C. Clarke -- 212.Muriel Spark -- 213.Mickey Spillane -- 214.Postscript / Carroll John Daly -- 215.Jacqueline Susann -- 216.Iris Murdoch -- 217.Frederik Pohl -- 218.J. D. Salinger -- 219.Charles Willeford -- 220.Isaac Asimov -- 221.Ray Bradbury -- 222.Charles Bukowski -- 223.Dick Francis -- 224.P. D. James -- 225.Paul Scott -- 226.Patricia Highsmith -- 227.Kingsley Amis -- 228.Alistair Maclean -- 229.Postscript / Robert Shaw -- 230.Kurt Vonnegut -- 231.Austin M. Wright -- 232.V. C. Andrews -- 233.Norman Mailer -- 234.Michael Avallone -- 235.James Baldwin -- 236.Brian Aldiss -- 237.Elmore Leonard -- 238.Flannery O'Connor -- 239.William Styron -- 240.John Berger -- 241.John Fowles -- 242.Richard Yates -- 243.Jennifer Dawson -- 244.Marilyn French -- 245.Guillermo Cabrera Infante -- 246.Dan Jacobson -- 247.Chinua Achebe -- 248.J. G. Ballard -- 249.John Barth -- 250.Harold Brodkey -- 251.Edna O'Brien -- 252.Donald Barthelme --
  • Contents note continued: 253.Toni Morrison -- 254.Alice Munro -- 255.Trevanian -- 256.Beryl Bainbridge -- 257.Malcolm Bradbury -- 258.V. S. Naipaul -- 259.Sylvia Plath -- 260.John Updike -- 261.B. S. Johnson -- 262.William L. Pierce -- 263.Reynolds Price -- 264.Philip Roth -- 265.Wilbur Smith -- 266.David Storey -- 267.Alasdair Gray -- 268.J. G. Farrell -- 269.Postscript / George MacDonald Fraser -- 270.David Lodge -- 271.Alistair MacLeod -- 272.John Kennedy Toole -- 273.Margaret Atwood -- 274.Postscript / Susanna Moodie -- 275.Jeffrey Archer -- 276.J. M. Coetzee -- 277.Postscript / Bret Easton Ellis -- 278.Michael Crichton -- 279.Peter Carey -- 280.W. G. Sebald -- 281.Vernor Vinge -- 282.Julian Barnes -- 283.Sue Townsend -- 284.Paul Auster -- 285.Postscript / Siri Hustvedt -- 286.Postscript / Siri Hustvedt -- 287.Salman Rushdie -- 288.Stephen King -- 289.Robert Jordan -- 290.Ian McEwan -- 291.Martin Amis and Richard Hughes -- 292.Patricia Cornwell -- 293.Alice Sebold --
  • Contents note continued: 294.Rana Dasgupta
Control code
000047778521
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
xiii, 818 p.
Isbn
9781846681578
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Label
The lives of the novelists : a history of fiction in 294 lives, John Sutherland
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibligraphical references and index
Contents
  • Machine generated contents note: The Seventeenth Century -- 1.John Bunyan -- 2.Aphra Behn -- 3.Daniel Defoe -- 4.Samuel Richardson -- The Eighteenth Century -- 5.Henry Fielding -- 6.Samuel Johnson -- 7.John Cleland -- 8.Laurence Sterne -- 9.Oliver Goldsmith -- 10.Robert Bage -- 11.Olaudah Equiano -- 12.Fanny Burney -- 13.Susanna Haswell -- 14.Mrs Radcliffe -- 15.James Hogg -- 16.Charles Brockden Brown -- 17.Walter Scott -- 18.Jane Austen -- 19.M.G. Lewis -- 20.Mrs Frances Trollope -- 21.Thomas De Quincey -- 22.James Fenimore Cooper -- 23.John Polidori -- 24.Mary Shelley -- 25.Mrs Catherine Gore -- The Nineteenth Century -- 26.Harriet Martineau -- 27.The Bulwer-Lyttons / Rosina -- 28.Benjamin Disraeli -- 29.Nathaniel Hawthorne -- 30.Harrison Ainsworth -- 31.Charles (James) Lever -- 32.J. H. Ingraham -- 33.Postscript / Prentiss Ingraham -- 34.Edgar Allan Poe -- 35.Mrs Gaskell -- 36.Fanny Fern -- 37.William Makepeace Thackeray -- 38.Charles Dickens -- 39.Mrs Henry Wood --
  • Contents note continued: 40.Anthony Trollope -- 41.Grace Aguilar -- 42.The Brontes / Anne -- 43.Maria Monk -- 44.George Eliot -- 45.Postscript / G.H. Lewes -- 46.Herman Melville -- 47.Mrs E. D. E. N. Southworth -- 48.Eliza Lynn Linton -- 49.Postscript / Beatrice Harraden -- 50.Sylvanus Cobb Jr -- 51.Charlotte Yonge -- 52.Wilkie Collins -- 53.R. M. Ballantyne -- 54.Mary J. Holmes -- 55.Dinah Craik -- 56.George Meredith -- 57.Mrs Oliphant -- 58.Horatio Alger Jr -- 59.George du Maurier -- 60.Postscript / Daphne du Maurier -- 61.Frank R. Stockton -- 62.`Walter' -- 63.Mrs Mary Braddon -- 64.Samuel Butler -- 65.Mark Twain -- 66.B. L. Farjeon -- 67.Ouida -- 68.Thomas Hardy -- 69.Ambrose Bierce -- 70.Lewis Wingfield -- 71.Henry James -- 72.Bram Stoker -- 73.Grant Allen -- 74.Richard Jefferies -- 75.Robert Louis Stevenson -- 76.Mrs Humphry Ward -- 77.Hall Caine -- 78.Sarah Grand -- 79.Marie Corelli -- 80.Lady Florence Dixie -- 81.Olive Schreiner -- 82.William Sharp -- 83.L. Frank Baum --
  • Contents note continued: 84.H. Rider Haggard -- 85.Joseph Conrad -- 86.Ella Hepworth Dixon -- 87.Mary Cholmondeley -- 88.Arthur Conan Doyle -- 89.Postscript / John (Edmund) Gardner -- 90.Frank Danby -- 91.George Egerton -- 92.Kenneth Grahame -- 93.J.M. Barrie -- 94.Charlotte Perkins Gilman -- 95.Postscript / S. Weir Mitchell -- 96.Amanda Ros -- 97.Owen Wister -- 98.Amy Levy -- 99.Florence L. Barclay -- 100.O. Henry -- 101.Violet Hunt -- 102.Edith Wharton -- 103.W.J. Locke -- 104.Thomas Dixon -- 105.Israel Zangwill -- 106.M.P. Shiel -- 107.H.G. Wells -- 108.Arnold Bennett -- 109.John Oliver Hobbes -- 110.Norman Douglas -- 111.Booth Tarkington -- 112.Erskine Childers -- 113.Saki -- 114.B. M. Bower -- 115.Stephen Crane -- 116.Theodore Dreiser -- 117.Zane Grey -- 118.W. Somerset Maugham -- 119.John Buchan -- 120.Edgar Rice Burroughs -- 121.Sabatini -- 122.Edgar Wallace -- 123.Jack London -- 124.Rex Beach -- 125.Warwick Deeping -- 126.Jeffery Farnol -- 127.E. M. Forster --
  • Contents note continued: 128.Mazodela Roche -- 129.Daisy Ashford -- 130.Mary Webb -- 131.James Joyce -- 132.Virginia Woolf -- 133.Sax Rohmer -- 134.Edna Ferber -- 135.DuBose Heyward -- 136.D. H. Lawrence -- 137.H. Bedford-Jones -- 138.Vicki Baum -- 139.Raymond Chandler -- 140.Katherine Mansfield -- 141.Michael Sadleir -- 142.Sapper -- 143.Hervey Allen -- 144.Enid Bagnold -- 145.Erie Stanley Gardner -- 146.Agatha Christie -- 147.Richmal Crompton -- 148.Richard Aldington -- 149.Djuna Barnes -- 150.Max Brand -- 151.Pearl S. Buck -- 152.James M. Cain -- 153.Captain W. E. Johns -- 154.Phyllis Bentley -- 155.Dashiell Hammett -- 156.Postscript / Lillian Hellman -- 157.Aldous Huxley -- 158.J. B. Priestley -- 159.Henry Williamson -- 160.Louis Bromfield -- 161.Peter Cheyney -- 162.Scott (and Zelda) Fitzgerald -- 163.Scott Fitzgerald and Ernest Hemingway -- 164.William Faulkner -- 165.Dennis Wheatley -- 166.Elizabeth Bowen -- 167.Vladimir Nabokov -- The Twentieth Century --
  • Contents note continued: 168.Margaret Mitchell -- 169.Lewis Grassic Gibbon -- 170.Georgette Heyer -- 171.John Steinbeck -- 172.Postscript / John O'Hara -- 173.George Orwell -- 174.Evelyn Waugh -- 175.Postscript / Alec Waugh -- 176.Nathanael West -- 177.Margery Allingham -- 178.Graham Greene -- 179.Patrick Hamilton -- 180.Christopher Isherwood -- 181.Henry Green -- 182.Arthur Koestler -- 183.Anthony Powell -- 184.Ayn Rand -- 185.C.P. Snow -- 186.Rex Warner -- 187.Samuel Beckett -- 188.John Dickson Carr -- 189.Catherine Cookson -- 190.Robert E. Howard -- 191.Jim Thompson -- 192.Leslie Charteris -- 193.James A. Michener -- 194.John Creasey -- 195.Ian Fleming -- 196.Louis L'Amour -- 197.Eric Ambler -- 198.Chester Himes -- 199.Malcolm Lowry -- 200.Postscript / Charles R. Jackson -- 201.Nicholas Monsarrat -- 202.William Golding -- 203.John Cheever -- 204.Lawrence Durrell -- 205.Patrick White -- 206.Howard Fast -- 207.Saul Bellow -- 208.Herman Wouk -- 209.Harold Robbins --
  • Contents note continued: 210.Anthony Burgess -- 211.Arthur C. Clarke -- 212.Muriel Spark -- 213.Mickey Spillane -- 214.Postscript / Carroll John Daly -- 215.Jacqueline Susann -- 216.Iris Murdoch -- 217.Frederik Pohl -- 218.J. D. Salinger -- 219.Charles Willeford -- 220.Isaac Asimov -- 221.Ray Bradbury -- 222.Charles Bukowski -- 223.Dick Francis -- 224.P. D. James -- 225.Paul Scott -- 226.Patricia Highsmith -- 227.Kingsley Amis -- 228.Alistair Maclean -- 229.Postscript / Robert Shaw -- 230.Kurt Vonnegut -- 231.Austin M. Wright -- 232.V. C. Andrews -- 233.Norman Mailer -- 234.Michael Avallone -- 235.James Baldwin -- 236.Brian Aldiss -- 237.Elmore Leonard -- 238.Flannery O'Connor -- 239.William Styron -- 240.John Berger -- 241.John Fowles -- 242.Richard Yates -- 243.Jennifer Dawson -- 244.Marilyn French -- 245.Guillermo Cabrera Infante -- 246.Dan Jacobson -- 247.Chinua Achebe -- 248.J. G. Ballard -- 249.John Barth -- 250.Harold Brodkey -- 251.Edna O'Brien -- 252.Donald Barthelme --
  • Contents note continued: 253.Toni Morrison -- 254.Alice Munro -- 255.Trevanian -- 256.Beryl Bainbridge -- 257.Malcolm Bradbury -- 258.V. S. Naipaul -- 259.Sylvia Plath -- 260.John Updike -- 261.B. S. Johnson -- 262.William L. Pierce -- 263.Reynolds Price -- 264.Philip Roth -- 265.Wilbur Smith -- 266.David Storey -- 267.Alasdair Gray -- 268.J. G. Farrell -- 269.Postscript / George MacDonald Fraser -- 270.David Lodge -- 271.Alistair MacLeod -- 272.John Kennedy Toole -- 273.Margaret Atwood -- 274.Postscript / Susanna Moodie -- 275.Jeffrey Archer -- 276.J. M. Coetzee -- 277.Postscript / Bret Easton Ellis -- 278.Michael Crichton -- 279.Peter Carey -- 280.W. G. Sebald -- 281.Vernor Vinge -- 282.Julian Barnes -- 283.Sue Townsend -- 284.Paul Auster -- 285.Postscript / Siri Hustvedt -- 286.Postscript / Siri Hustvedt -- 287.Salman Rushdie -- 288.Stephen King -- 289.Robert Jordan -- 290.Ian McEwan -- 291.Martin Amis and Richard Hughes -- 292.Patricia Cornwell -- 293.Alice Sebold --
  • Contents note continued: 294.Rana Dasgupta
Control code
000047778521
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
xiii, 818 p.
Isbn
9781846681578
Isbn Type
(hbk.)

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