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Author Gwynne, Joel.
Title The secular visionaries : aestheticism and New Zealand short fiction in the twentieth century / Joel Gwynne.
Imprint Amsterdam ; New York, NY : Rodopi, [2010]
©2010

Author Gwynne, Joel.
Series Costerus ; new ser. 186
Costerus ; new ser., v. 186.
Subject Short stories, New Zealand -- 20th century.
Aestheticism (Literature) -- 20th century.
Description 1 online resource (283 pages).
polychrome rdacc
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Cover; Title Page; Copyright Page; Table of Contents; Introduction; "Gold and Quick Silver in the Hollows"; "Exegesis to His Cryptic Utterance"; "You Don't Really Believe in Categories Like That, Do You?"; "It's High and Holy Work"; "There's No Distinction Between Fact and Fiction in the Land of Living Death"; Conclusion; Bibliography; Index.
Summary This retrospective study examines short fiction in the context of stylistic tradition in New Zealand's literary history. By exploring the extent to which the major exponents of twentieth-century short fiction extend the traditions of realism and impressionism as initiated by Katherine Mansfield and Frank Sargeson, this study embraces the stylistic diversity of twentieth-century New Zealand short fiction in both Pakeha and Maori traditions.
Note Print version record.
ISBN 9789042031852 (electronic bk.)
9042031859 (electronic bk.)
9042031840
9789042031845
OCLC # 697538275
Additional Format Print version: Gwynne, Joel. Secular visionaries. Amsterdam ; New York, NY : Rodopi, ©2010 9042031840 (OCoLC)671693360


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