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Author Kermode, Frank, 1919-2010.

Title The art of telling : essays on fiction / Frank Kermode
Published Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, 1983


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Description 229 pages ; 22 cm
Contents The English novel, circa 1907 -- Local and provincial restrictions -- The use of the codes -- Recognition and deception -- On reading novels -- Secrets and narrative sequence -- Can we say absolutely anything we like? -- Institutional control of interpretation -- Instances of interpretation : death and survival -- Appendix : The single correct interpretation
Notes Includes index
Bibliography Includes bibliographic references
Subject American fiction -- History and criticism.
English fiction -- History and criticism.
LC no. 83000163
ISBN 0674048288