Novak, Maximillian E., editor
Title ENGLISH LITERATURE IN THE AGE OF DISGUISE
Book Condition From the library of noted bookman Lawrence Clark Powell, with his bookplate to the front pastedown; an upper corner tip lightly bumped, else a near fine copy in tan cloth; no dust jacket. 316 pages, index.
Edition First edition; with errata slip laid in.
Publisher Berkeley and Los Angeles: University of California Press, 1977.
0520033426 / 9780520033429
Seller ID 31043.00
A detailed survey of the mask or masquerade motif in English literature since the eighteenth-century. The mask is discussed in terms of the deeper meaning it reveals about identity and truth, in authors like Defoe, Richardson, Swift, Eliot, and Pope.
Literary Criticism. English Literature.