5 edition of The Oxford companion to New Zealand literature found in the catalog.
|Statement||edited by Roger Robinson, Nelson Wattie.|
|Contributions||Robinson, Roger, 1939-, Wattie, Nelson.|
|LC Classifications||PR9620.2 .O88 1998|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xvi, 608 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||608|
|LC Control Number||99200843|
Earlier edition published as Oxford companion to the literature of Wales. A general introduction to the literature of Wales from the sixth century to the present day. Includes a chronology of the history of Wales and other historical information. Lloyd Jones' entry in the Oxford Companion to New Zealand Literature (eds Robinson and Wattie, ) summarises his unique style: 'Lloyd Jones is a fiction writer drawn to a sympathetic portrayal of ordinary middle-class life, a suburban realist who simultaneously challenges realism, subverts fictional norms, defies categories and writes narratives which are challenging, original and in some Place Of Birth: Wellington, New Zealand. Delia da Sousa Correa is Senior Lecturer in English at the Open University and co-convenor of the OU’s Literature and Music Research Group. She studied in New Zealand, London, and Oxford and previously taught at the universities of Oxford and St Petersburg.
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