The Hole in the Fabric: Science, Contemporary Literature, and Henry James Strother B. Purdy

ISBN: 9780822984597

Published: March 15th 1977

Paperback

240 pages


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The Hole in the Fabric: Science, Contemporary Literature, and Henry James  by  Strother B. Purdy

The Hole in the Fabric: Science, Contemporary Literature, and Henry James by Strother B. Purdy
March 15th 1977 | Paperback | PDF, EPUB, FB2, DjVu, talking book, mp3, RTF | 240 pages | ISBN: 9780822984597 | 6.77 Mb

In this imaginative and provocative book, Purdy draws upon the work of a such writers as Kurt Vonnegut, Vladimir Nabokov, Alain Robbe-Grillet, Günter Grass, Samuel Becket, and Eugene Ionesco to suggest ways in which novelists explore the unknown. HisMoreIn this imaginative and provocative book, Purdy draws upon the work of a such writers as Kurt Vonnegut, Vladimir Nabokov, Alain Robbe-Grillet, Günter Grass, Samuel Becket, and Eugene Ionesco to suggest ways in which novelists explore the unknown. His ingenious consideration of Henry James in conjunction with these novelists, as well as with science fiction and detective fiction writers and with mid-century scientific discoveries and advances—black holes, hydrogen bombs, space travel—offers rich, new insights into James’s work and into the twentieth-century view of humanity’s place in the world.



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