Each volume in this series provides an introduction tracing the subject author's critical reputation, trends in interpretation, developments in textual and biographical scholarship, and reprints of selected essays and reviews, beginning with the author's contemporaries and continuing through to current scholarship. Many volumes also feature new essays by leading scholars and critics, specially commissioned for the series.Patrick, like Richardsona#39;s Lovelace, is presented vividly, from the inside, with considerable sympathy, and he displays a persuasive fluency. ... One Fat Englishman (1963) presents another flagrantly unappealing hero, Roger Micheldene, an obese old-school/old-boy publisher and a fish out of ... Losing at Scrabble to a child, he deliberately upsets the board, and later in retaliation discards one of the boya#39;sanbsp;...
|Title||:||Critical Essays on Kingsley Amis|
|Author||:||Robert Huntley Bell|
|Publisher||:||Twayne Publishers - 1998|