The Resource The rhetoric of fiction

The rhetoric of fiction

Label
The rhetoric of fiction
Title
The rhetoric of fiction
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Booth, Wayne C
Dewey number
808.3
Index
no index present
LC call number
PN3451
LC item number
.B6 1961
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Fiction
  • Roman
  • Roman
  • Narration
  • Roman
Label
The rhetoric of fiction
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliography
Contents
Artistic purity and the rhetoric of fiction. Telling and showing ; General rules, I: "True novels must be realistic" ; General rules, II: "All authors should be objective" ; General rules, III: "True art ignores the audience" ; General rules, IV: Emotions, beliefs, and the reader's objectivity ; Types of narration -- The author's voice in fiction. The uses of reliable commentary ; Telling as showing: dramatized narrators, reliable and unreliable ; Reliable narrators as dramatized spokesmen for the implied author ; Control of distance in Jane Austen's Emma -- Impersonal narration. The uses of authorial silence ; The price of impersonal narration, I: Confusion of distance ; The price of impersonal narration, II: Henry James and the unreliable narrator ; The morality of impersonal narration
Extent
1 online resource (455 pages)
Form of item
online
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1036828150
Label
The rhetoric of fiction
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliography
Contents
Artistic purity and the rhetoric of fiction. Telling and showing ; General rules, I: "True novels must be realistic" ; General rules, II: "All authors should be objective" ; General rules, III: "True art ignores the audience" ; General rules, IV: Emotions, beliefs, and the reader's objectivity ; Types of narration -- The author's voice in fiction. The uses of reliable commentary ; Telling as showing: dramatized narrators, reliable and unreliable ; Reliable narrators as dramatized spokesmen for the implied author ; Control of distance in Jane Austen's Emma -- Impersonal narration. The uses of authorial silence ; The price of impersonal narration, I: Confusion of distance ; The price of impersonal narration, II: Henry James and the unreliable narrator ; The morality of impersonal narration
Extent
1 online resource (455 pages)
Form of item
online
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1036828150

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