Muriel Spark

BookMuriel Spark

Muriel Spark

Writers and their Work

2000

January 3rd, 2000

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Muriel Spark is widely considered to be one of the most gifted and innovative British novelists of her generation. Professor Cheyette's study is the first to explore her twenty novels as a whole and includes discussion of her short stories, poems and literary criticism.

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Section TitlePagePrice
Cover1
Half Title2
Title Page4
Dedication 5
Copyright5
Contents6
Acknowledgements7
Biographical Outline8
Abbreviations and References10
Prologue12
1 Life-Stories: Redeeming the Past14
2 Half-Worlds: Writing Against Conversion34
3 Beyond Orthodoxy: Death, Demons and Singularity49
4 Transfigurations: Edinburgh, London, Jerusalem65
5 Machine-Made Parables: From Satire to Absurdity84
6 International Messes: Between Life and Art97
7 Hauntings: The Return of the Repressed114
8 Continuities and Discontinuities131
Postscript: The Facts of Blood139
Notes149
Select Bibliography155
Index159