Delarivier Manley Further Reading - Essay

Further Reading

(Literary Criticism (1400-1800))

Anderson, Paul Bunyan. "Delariviere Manley's Prose Fiction." Philological Quarterly 13, No. 2 (April 1934): 168-88.

In one of the earliest twentieth-century appraisals of Manley's fictional technique, Anderson looks closely at the New Atalantis and The Lady's Pacquet of Letters and hails their author as a pioneer of English prose fiction.

——."Mistress Delariviere Manley's Biography." Modern Philology XXXIII, No. 3 (February 1936): 261-78.

More than sixty years after its publication, this is still a highly regarded biographical essay on Manley's life and literary career....

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