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Alan Sillitoe.

Allen Richard Penner

Alan Sillitoe.

by Allen Richard Penner

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Published by Twayne Publishers in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sillitoe, Alan -- Criticism and interpretation.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 151-154.

    SeriesTwayne"s English authors series,, TEAS 141
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR6037.I55 Z84
    The Physical Object
    Pagination156 p.
    Number of Pages156
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5318152M
    LC Control Number72161822

      A groundbreaking work, `The Loneliness of the Long Distance Runner' captured the grim isolation of the working class in the English Midlands when it was first published in s. But Sillitoe's depiction of petty crime and deep-seated anger in industrial and desperate cities remains as potent today as it was almost half a century ago/5(K). A laugh-out-loud adventure novel starring bestselling author Alan Sillitoe’s most outrageous character: the happy bastard Michael Cullen. For most of his life, Michael Cullen was a twenty-two-carat no-good bastard, and he was quite proud of it. But.

    A primary source is a work that is being studied, or that provides first-hand or direct evidence on a topic. Common types of primary sources include works of literature, historical documents, original philosophical writings, and religious texts. Understanding Alan Sillitoe, Univ. of South Carolina Press, ISBN X Sawkins, John. The Long Apprenticeship: Alienation in the Early Work of Alan Sillitoe, Peter Lang, ISBN Bradford, Richard. The Life of a Long-distance Writer: The Biography of Alan Sillitoe, Petero Owen, ISBN

    The Short Story „On Saturday Afternoon“ by Alan Sillitoe is a highly complex piece of literature. It does not merely represent the description of the experiences the narrator has made on one Saturday afternoon but it contains far more: It implies information about the social system the speaker lives in, his family background and his psychology. Alan Sillitoe Biography, Life, Interesting Facts. Alan Sillitoe was born on March 4, , in Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, England. His parents Christopher and Sabina were both working-class citizens. His father worked at the Raleigh Bicycle Company factory. His father was illiterate and unsteady with his jobs.


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