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Title The oracle of the "tiny finger snap of time" : a study of novels with a specific time culture / edited by Pauline Winsome Beard.

Publication Info. Newcastle upon Tyne, UK : Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2016.

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Description 1 online resource (x, 127 pages)
Contents Table of Contents; Preface; Chapter One; Chapter Two; Chapter Three; Chapter Four; Chapter Five; Chapter Six; Contributors; Index
Summary Many poets, playwrights, and novelists have grappled with the concept of time. Even more scholars have analyzed how novelists have used time for structuring, organizing, plotting and philosophizing. This collection of essays about the use of time in the novel is unique not only because the writers cover a wide range of concepts of time, but also because they locate certain novels within a specific time culture. The chapters analyze novels (and one film) with definite time cultures, providing hints as to the future of the use of time in the novel. Emily Bald's chapter begins the collection in t.
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Subject Time in literature.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Electronic books.
Added Author Beard, Pauline, editor.
Other Form: Print version: Oracle of the "tiny finger snap of time". Newcastle upon Tyne, UK : Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2016 9781443895309 (OCoLC)956623488
ISBN 9781443899031 (electronic bk.)
1443899038 (electronic bk.)