The World Broke in Two

The World Broke in Two

Virginia Woolf, TS Eliot, DH Lawrence, EM Forster and the Year That Changed Literature

Hardback362pp Illustrated232x155mm

9780805094022     Product Code: 510288


The beginning of 1922 found the four subjects of this study troubled by self-doubt, money worries, relationship difficulties and the intellectual challenge posed by James Joyce’s Ulysses. Investigating their friendships and rivalries, the book looks at their creative regeneration in works such as Eliot’s The Waste Land, Woolf’s Mrs Dalloway, Forster’sPassage to Indiaand Lawrence’s important if underrated Kangarooworks now recognized as landmarks of literary modernism. American-cut pages

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