Friedman, Edward H.
Title THE ANTIHEROINE'S VOICE: Narrative Discourse and Transformations of the Picaresque
Book Condition Fine in an illustrated dust jacket with mild soiling to the rear panel. Jacket illustration and frontispiece from ''A Harlot's Progress'' by William Hogarth. 261 pages, notes, selected bibliography, and an index.
Edition First edition.
Publisher Columbia: University of Missouri Press, 1987.
0826206417 / 9780826206411
Seller ID 32368.00
Friedman traces the history of the Spanish picaresque novel and the use of a female anti-heroine as a means to comment on society. He then analyzes how the picaresque influenced later works including LA GARDUNA DE SEVILLA, MOLL FLANDERS, and FANNY.
Literary Criticism. Spanish Literature.