Ian McEwan's "Enduring Love" : A Routledge Study Guide Paperback
by Peter Childs
Part of the Routledge Guides to Literature series
Ian McEwan is one of Britain's most inventive and important contemporary writers.
Also adapted as a film, his novel Enduring Love (1997) is a tale of obsession that has both troubled and enthralled readers around the world.
Renowned author Peter Childs explores the intricacies of this haunting novel to offer: * an accessible introduction to the text and contexts of Enduring Love * a critical history, surveying the many interpretations of the text from publication to the present * a selection of new and reprinted critical essays on Enduring Love, by Kiernan Ryan, Sean Matthews, Martin Randall, Paul Edwards, Rhiannon Davies and Peter Childs, providing a range of perspectives on the novel and extending the coverage of key critical approaches identified in the survey section * cross-references between sections of the guide, in order to suggest links between texts, contexts and criticism * suggestions for further reading.
Part of the Routledge Guides to Literature series, this volume is essential reading for all those beginning detailed study of Enduring Love and seeking not only a guide to the novel, but a way through the wealth of contextual and critical material that surrounds it.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 160 pages, black & white illustrations
- Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
- Publication Date: 20/12/2006
- Category: Literature: history & criticism
- ISBN: 9780415345590