Dictionary of Real People and Places in Fiction

Dictionary of Real People and Places in Fiction

by M.C. Rintoul


Choose Expedited Shipping at checkout for delivery by Tuesday, November 2


Fascinating and comprehensive in scope, the Dictionary of Real People and Places in Fiction is a valuable source for both students and teachers of literature, and for those interested in locating the facts behind the fiction they read. In a single, scholarly volume, it provides intriguing insight into the real identity of people and places in the novels of over 300 American and British authors published in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries.

Related collections and offers

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780415867658
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Publication date: 08/26/2015
Edition description: Reprint
Pages: 1200
Product dimensions: 6.12(w) x 9.19(h) x (d)
Age Range: 18 Years

Table of Contents

A selection of the Authors covered: Jane Austen, Saul Bellow, Samuel Beckett, Charlotte Brönte, Lewis Carroll, Agatha Christie, Wilkie Collins, Joseph Conrad, Charles Dickens, George Eliot, Ford Madox Ford, Elizabeth Gaskell, Graham Greene, Radclyffe Hall, H.D., Ernest Hemmingway, Henry James, James Joyce, Rudyard Kipling, D.H. Lawrence, John Le Carre, George Orwell, Vita Sackville-West, Siegfried Sassoon, Sir Walter Scott, Tobias Smollett, Gertrude Stein, William Thackeray, Evelyn Waugh, Oscar Wilde

Customer Reviews