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ISBN: 1860496466 / ISBN-13: 9781860496462

The End of the Novel of Love

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  • The End of the Novel of Love (Virago Press Ltd) – Trade paperback (1999)
    by Vivian Gornick

    The End of the Novel of Love

    Trade paperback, Virago Press Ltd
    1999
    176 pages

    ISBN: 1860496466
    ISBN-13: 9781860496462

    In these essays Vivian Gornick examines a century of novels in which authors have portrayed women who challenge the desire to be swept away by passion. She concludes that love as a metaphor for the making of literature is no longer apt for today's writers, such has the nature of love and romance and marriage changed. Taking the works of authors such as Willa Cather, Jean Rhys, Christina Stead, Grace Paley and Hannah Arendt, Gornick sets out to show how novels have increasingly questioned the inevitability of love and ... Show more

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