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The Art of Revision in the Short Stories of V. S. Pritchett and William Trevor

by Jonathan Bloom

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Published by Palgrave Macmillan .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Novels, other prose & writers: from c 1900 -,
  • Short stories,
  • Themes, motives,
  • Pritchett, V. S. - Prose & Criticism,
  • Trevor, William - Prose & Criticism,
  • Literary Criticism,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism,
  • English,
  • Short stories, English,
  • British Isles,
  • Trevor, William,,
  • English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh,
  • Literary Criticism & Collections / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh,
  • Short Stories (single author),
  • 1928-,
  • Criticism, Textual

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages272
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8400781M
    ISBN 101403973253
    ISBN 109781403973252

    From Anthony Trollope, Charles Dickens, and Thomas Hardy, through Rudyard Kipling, H.G. Wells, D.H. Lawrence, and Virginia Woolf, right up to Graham Greene, J.G. Ballard, Angela Carter, Ian McEwan, and many others, The Oxford Book of English Short Stories encompasses comedy and tragedy, farce and delicacy, elegance and the grotesque. Edited by noted novelist A. S. Looking for books by Jonathan Bloom? See all books authored by Jonathan Bloom, including The Art of Revision in the Short Stories of V. S. Pritchett and William Trevor, and The Must Have Sudoku Puzzle Book: Sudoku Puzzle Book for Daily Sudoku Games. Sudoku Puzzles for Every Day of the Year. Sudoku Games - 5 Levels of Difficulty (Easy to Hard), and more on

    With the recent death of V.S. Pritchett, Trevor is arguably the best short story writer working in the English language, and these stories are up to his own highest standards. Trevor simply knows so m.   The timeline of the modern short story is usually short, conforming to V. S. Pritchett’s definition: “something glimpsed from the corner of the eye, in passing,” seizing a fragment of life.

    About The Art of the Tale. Eighty-one masterpieces by the world’s best writers—a surprising, irresistible collection of short stories from around the world. Robert Robinson talks to four writers about the art of the short story, with V. S. Pritchett, whose latest collection On the Edge of the Cliff made the best-sellers' lists. John Updike, whose collection Problems has just been published. Susan Hill and William Trevor. .


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'Here is a serious, scrupulous and fascinating piece of scholarship that examines the working methods of two modern masters of the short story, V. Pritchett and William Trevor, using their drafts, revisions and correspondence with editors to take you to the heart of the imaginative process.'Format: Hardcover.

A pioneering critical study of the short stories of V.S. Pritchett and William Trevor, drawing on hitherto unpublished archival materials and exploring manuscript revisions and other transformations, from life to art, from initial idea to magazine and book publication that Brand: Palgrave Macmillan US.

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Bates, William Trevor; 41 stories from nine countries. The art of revision in the short stories of V.S. Pritchett and William Trevor / Jonathan Bloom Bloom, Jonathan, [ Book: ]. Stories by Julia Alvarez, Elizabeth Bowen, V.S.

Pritchett, William Trevor, John Updike, and Edith Wharton. The Sill of the World: Eight Short Stories About Divorce or Separation The Sill of the World. "The short story tells us only one thing, and that, intensely," V.

Pritchett writes in his introduction to this newest Oxford anthology. What astonishes one, though, is the rich diversity with. Jonathan Bloom has taught at the universities of Oxford and Paris. His work has appeared in the Sewanee Review and his book, The Art of Revision in the Short Stories of V.

Pritchett and William Trevor, will be published by Palgrave Macmillan in autumn He is currently working on an edition of the letters and diaries of V.S. : Jonathan Bloom. V.S. Pritchett Short Story Prize This prize was founded by the RSL at the beginning of the new millennium to commemorate the centenary of an author widely regarded as the finest English short-story writer of the 20th century, and to preserve a tradition encompassing Pritchett’s mastery of narrative.

Pritchett, one our greatest short-story writers, has chosen forty-one stories written in the English language for this volume, producing a collection that successfully displays the wealth and variety of an art that spans some Britain, America, and especially Eire have fine traditions of short-story writing that have developed from the time of Sir Walter Scott and /5(2).

The short story finally came of age in the fiction of V.S. Pritchett. --William Trevor, New Statesman V.S. Pritchett captured the extraordinary strangeness of ordinary life A comic writer, but he employs this style to very serious effect.

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