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George Gissing, classicist

Samuel Vogt Gapp

George Gissing, classicist

by Samuel Vogt Gapp

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Published by Folcroft Press in Folcroft, Pa .
Written in English

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  • Gissing, George, -- 1857-1903.

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    Statementby Samuel Vogt Gapp.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination210 p.
    Number of Pages210
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16671561M

    About this Item: The Hogarth Press Ltd 15/03/, Condition: Very Good. This book is in very good condition and will be shipped within 24 hours of ordering. The cover may have some limited signs of wear but the pages are clean, intact and the spine remains undamaged. [Este documento está disponible en traducción española] eorge Gissing is best remembered for his novels New Grub Street and The Odd Women, but these are the highlights of a career which, though short, was marked by relentless industry: he wrote another 21 novels, more than a hundred short stories, a travel book, literary criticism, details of his frequently miserable private life.

    George Gissing () was an English novelist, who wrote twenty-three novels between and Although his early works are naturalistic, he developed into one of the the most accomplished realists of the late-Victorian era. As with many Victorian writers, George Gissing’s life () reads rather like one of his novels. In some spooky cases, his life actually imitated his art, the fates suffered by some of his characters later befalling the author. Born in Wakefield in , George Gissing’s existence was one of eternal struggle. Although a gifted scholar, [ ].

    George Gissing was a late-Victorian English writer best remembered for his novels New Grub Street and The Odd Women, but these are the highlights of a career which, though short, was marked by relentless industry: he wrote another 21 novels, more than a hundred short stories, a travel book, literary criticism, essays, a diary and enough surviving letters to fill several volumes. This ninth volume concludes the widely-acclaimed edition of "The Collected Letters of George Gissing," which not only renders obsolete all other collections and selections of his letters, but also contains a considerable quantity of hitherto unpublished or inaccessible materials. If Gissing was a rather less assiduous letter-writer in and , largely owing to the deterioration of his.


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George Gissing, in full George Robert Gissing, (born NovemWakefield, Yorkshire, England—died DecemSaint-Jean-de-Luz, France), English novelist, noted for the unflinching realism of his novels about the lower middle class. Gissing was educated at Owens College, Manchester, where his academic career was brilliant until he was expelled (and briefly imprisoned) for.

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George Gissing, Classicist Book Description: Gissing's combination of the love of classical literature with this vivid sense of modern realism, showing how his classical background was built up by reading and his travels in Italy, with references of classical allusions in his works.

The Odd Women was written by George Gissing in This is a page book, containing words and 2pictures. Search Inside is enabled for this title. (Typographical errors above are due to OCR software and don't classicist book in the book.) About the Publisher/5(55).

The Nether World (), generally regarded as the finest of Gissing's early novels, is a highly dramatic, sometimes violent tale of man's caustic vision shaped by the bitter personal experience of poverty. This tale of intrigue depicts life among the artisans, factory-girls, and slum-dwellers, documenting an inescapable world devoid of sentimentality and steeped with/5.

An early review of The Nether World described George Gissing as ‘a modern Dante’ - a particularly prescient comment. Gissing, a classicist at heart, had read Dante attentively as a means of learning Italian.

‘Ye Gods, what glorious matter!’, he declared. It’s probably where the novel’s title came from. The Odd Women is an novel by the English novelist George Gissing. Its themes are the role of women in society, marriage, morals and the early feminist movement.

5 Further reading. 6 External links. The novel's title is derived ostensibly from the notion that there was an excess of one million women over men in Victorian England. This meant Author: George Gissing.

George Gissing: A Life by Paul Delany p, Weidenfeld & Nicolson, £ The picture section of a biography of George Gissing () was never going to Author: DJ Taylor. George Gissing, Classicist Samuel Vogt Gapp. pages | 6 x 9 Ebook | ISBN | Buy from De Gruyter $ | € | £ This book is available under special arrangement from our European publishing partner De Gruyter.

An Anniversary Collection volume. George Gissing's commonplace book: A manuscript in the Berg Collection of the New York Public Library. George Gissing, classicist. by Samuel Vogt Gapp | 1 Jan The influence of Schopenhauer's philosopy on the works of George Gissing and the works of D.H.

Lawrence () by. Buy a cheap copy of Odd Women book by George Gissing. Virginia and Alice Madden are odd women', growing old alone in Victorian England with no prospect of finding love. Forced into poverty by the sudden death of their Free shipping over $Cited by: Follow.

George Gissing and explore their bibliography from 's. George Gissing Author Page. George Gissing () English author considered one of the most valuable contributors to late Victorian era literature, author of New Grub Street ().

George Robert Gissing was born on 22 November at Thompson's Yard, Westgate, Wakefield, Yorkshire, England. His father, who died when he was thirteen, Thomas Waller Gissing (–), was a chemist from a family of Suffolk.

If you'd like to read a specific George Gissing book which we're missing on Read Print, do let us know. Quotes by George Gissing It is the mind which creates the world about us, and even though we stand side by side in the same meadow, my eyes will never see what is beheld by yours, my heart will never stir to the emotions with which yours is.

George Gissing was born at Wakefield, Yorkshire on 22 Novemberthe son of a chemist who died young leaving five children in fairly straitened circumstances. He was a brilliant student who at the age of 15 won a scholarship to Owens College, Manchester. The Odd Women by George Gissing George Gissing’s novel tells the story of the Madden sisters, Alicia, Virginia and Monica.

Their father’s death leaves them in poverty and forces them to seek ways to support themselves – this at a time when career options for. Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project by:.

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Gissing, George, Title: The Odd Women Language: English: LoC Class: PR: Language and Literatures: English literature: Subject: London (England) -- Fiction Subject: Psychological fiction Subject: Sisters -- Fiction Subject: Single women -- Fiction Subject: Domestic fiction Subject: English fiction -- 19th century Subject: Women.George Gissing’s The Odd Women dramatizes key issues relating to class and gender in late-Victorian culture: the changing relationship between the sexes, the social impact of ‘odd’ or ‘redundant’ women, the cultural impact of ‘the new woman,’ and the opportunities for and conditions of employment in the expanding service sector of the economy.