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Author Bennett, Arnold, 1867-1931.

Title Fame and fiction : an enquiry into certain popularities / by E. A. Bennett.

Published [London] : Grant Richards, 1901.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail SpC/BX  823.91 B471F    NOT FOR LOAN
Physical description [vi], 267 pages, 1 unnumbered page ; 20 cm
Notes "Except for the first and final chapters, the substance of this book was printed at intervals during the last three years in the columns of the Academy"--T.p. verso.
Colophon: Turnbull and Spears, Printers, Edinburgh.
Contents The "average reader," and the recipe for popularity -- Miss Braddon -- Mr. J. M. Barrie -- Charlotte M. Yonge -- Miss Rhoda Broughton -- Madame Sarah Grand -- "The master Christian" -- Miss E. T. Fowler -- "Red pottage" -- A note on the revolution in journalism -- The fiction of popular magazines -- Mr. Silas Hocking -- The craze for historical fiction in America -- Mr. James Lane Allen -- "David Harum" -- Mr. George Gissing -- Ivan Turgenev -- Mr. George Moore.
Local note SpC/BX copy has the ex-libris bookplate of H. A. Llewelyn Hughes.
Subject English fiction -- 19th century -- History and criticism.
English fiction -- 20th century -- History and criticism.
Local author Llewelyn Hughes, H. A. Former owner.