Writers of the Old School

British Novelists of the 1930s

  • Rosemary M. Colt
  • Janice Rossen

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-x
  2. Rosemary M. Colt
    Pages 1-15
  3. Peter Firchow
    Pages 17-38
  4. Rosemary M. Colt
    Pages 55-71
  5. Alain Blayac
    Pages 72-84
  6. J. Lawrence Mitchell
    Pages 120-137
  7. Bernard Benstock
    Pages 167-176
  8. Back Matter
    Pages 177-209

About this book


This charts the emergence of British writers who assimilated the experimentation of the modernists in a realist tradition, also crafting their own distinctive literary voice. The essays in this volume cover a broad range of authors including George Orwell and Evelyn Waugh.


British novel fiction George Orwell novel

Editors and affiliations

  • Rosemary M. Colt
  • Janice Rossen
    • 1
  1. 1.The University of Texas at AustinUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-349-11827-4
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 1992
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave Literature & Performing Arts Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-11829-8
  • Online ISBN 978-1-349-11827-4
  • About this book