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By Andrzej Gasiorek

A heritage of Modernist Literature offers a serious evaluation of modernism in England among the overdue Eighteen Nineties and the overdue Thirties, targeting the writers, texts, and events that have been specifically major within the improvement of modernism in the course of those years.

  • A stimulating and coherent account of literary modernism in England which emphasizes the inventive achievements of specific figures and gives particular readings of key works via the main major modernist authors whose paintings reworked early twentieth-century English literary culture
  • Provides in-depth dialogue of highbrow debates, the cloth stipulations of literary creation and dissemination, and the actual destinations within which writers lived and worked
  • The first large-scale publication to supply a scientific assessment of modernism because it built in England from the overdue Nineties via to the overdue 1930s

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