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Malcolm Bradbury.

David Lodge

Malcolm Bradbury.

by David Lodge

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Published by British Council in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Bradbury, Malcolm, -- 1932-

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesContemporary writers
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 folded sheet
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19969987M

      A Room with a View (Penguin Classics) by Forster, E.M., Bradbury, Malcolm (Aug ) Paperback by Malcolm Forster, E.M., Bradbury | 1 Jan Paperback. Online shopping from a great selection at Books Store.

    The History Man is Malcolm Bradbury’s masterpiece, the definitive campus novel and one of the most influential novels of the s. Funny, disconcerting and provocative, Bradbury brilliantly satirizes a world of academic power struggles as his anti-hero seduces his away around campus. The targets of Bradbury's satires include intellectual pretension, cultural myopia, and official smugness. His protagonists are largely sympathetic, if comic, failures at mastering their own fates in a world of absurd rules and regulations. His major novels include Eating People Is Wrong (), Stepping Westward (), and The History Man ().

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Sir Malcolm Bradbury, in full Malcolm Stanley Bradbury, (born September 7,Sheffield, England—died NovemNorwich, Norfolk), British novelist and critic who is best known for The History Man (), a satirical look at academic life.

Bradbury studied at the University of Leicester (B.A., ), Queen Mary College (M.A., ) in London, and the University of Manchester. Malcolm Bradbury (–) was a well-known novelist, critic, and academic, as well as founder of the creative writing department at the University of East Anglia.

His seven novels include The History Man and Rates of Exchange, which was shortlisted for the Man Booker Prize. Bradbury was knighted in for services to literature and died Brand: Open Road Media.

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Please expect some creasing to the spine and/or minor damage. Those who remember Bradbury's Stepping Westward () where he transcribed the American university scene will find many parallels to that earlier acute, astute book which was predominantly mime.

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His family moved to London inbut returned to Sheffield in with his brother and mother. Malcolm Bradbury is a novelist, critic, television dramatist and Emeritus Professor of American Studies at the University of East Anglia. He is author of the novels Eating People is Wrong (); Stepping Westward (); The History Man (); which won the Royal Society of Literature Heinemann Prize and was adapted as a famous television series; Rates of Exchange () which was.

All Book Search results » About the author () A professor of English literature and American studies who has published numerous critical works, Malcolm Bradbury is also a novelist whose protagonists are academics who make muddles of their personal and professional lives.3/5(1).

Malcolm Stanley Bradbury was born in Sheffield, England, in His father was a railroad worker, and though his parents were enthusiastic readers, they tended to. Malcolm Bradbury is Professor of American Studies at the University of East Anglia, but he is better known perhaps for his novels, The History Man and Eating People is .About this Item: Edward Arnold., London, UK., Softcover.

Condition: Very Good. 8vo - x cm.; pp. First published inthis is the second printing. Contents: 1 - "The State of Criticism Today": by Malcolm Bradbury, 2 - "Criticism as a Humanist Discipline" by Graham Hough, 3 - "Battering the Object: The Ontological Approach" by W.

K. Wimsatt, 4 - "Generic Criticism: The.