Paperback: 232 pages
Publisher: Cambridge University Press (September 26, 2005)
Product Dimensions: 5.9 x 0.8 x 9 inches
Amazon Rank: 15208850
Format: PDF ePub djvu ebook
There has been much debate about the literary origins of the novel. Liz Bellamy argues that the evolution of the novel in eighteenth-century Britain should also be seen in the context of other cultural changes, in particular the emergence of the study of economics. Through fresh readings of a wide range of novels, Bellamy examines the novel's engagement with contemporary debates over public and private virtues and commercial and anti-commercial e...