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London Fields

The narrative point of view of Amis's London Fields is that of first person. There is an interesting metafictional development in point of view when the narrator begins to write his "true story."...

Latest answer posted December 22, 2012, 1:06 pm (UTC)

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It is clearly possible to take both of these views. In one sense, Nicola exists less as an independent character and more as a carefully constructed male fantasy, embodying mysterious desire and...

Latest answer posted December 24, 2012, 1:03 pm (UTC)

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The opening passage of London Fields prepares the reader for the novel's most prominent theme, that of the unreliability of the written word. The novel is narrated by the failed novelist Sam Young....

Latest answer posted November 15, 2012, 10:49 pm (UTC)

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In a discussion of irony, characterization and plot, I can give only the briefest remarks since Answers on eNotes are limited to space and since our policy is to aid understanding of assignments...

Latest answer posted December 21, 2012, 4:31 pm (UTC)

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With typical quirky postmodern structure, Amis writes a novel that features a writer and discusses the process of writing a book. One of the main characters is also the author of the book the...

Latest answer posted December 24, 2012, 12:50 pm (UTC)

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