Isherwood’s Fiction

The Self and Technique

  • Authors
  • Lisa M. Schwerdt

Part of the Studies in 20th Century Literature book series (STCL)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-ix
  2. Lisa M. Schwerdt
    Pages 1-11
  3. Lisa M. Schwerdt
    Pages 12-48
  4. Lisa M. Schwerdt
    Pages 49-109
  5. Lisa M. Schwerdt
    Pages 110-160
  6. Lisa M. Schwerdt
    Pages 161-186
  7. Lisa M. Schwerdt
    Pages 187-193
  8. Back Matter
    Pages 203-209

About this book


An examination of the changing relationship between the writer and his protagonists, exploring how Isherwood's fiction achieves artistic integration and literary significance only when it reflects his personal concerns through theme and technique as he experiments with new narrative strategies.


fiction knowledge Self wood

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 1989
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave Literature & Performing Arts Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-19988-4
  • Online ISBN 978-1-349-19986-0
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