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The Broken Estate: Essays on Literature and Belief

by James Wood

The Broken Estate: Essays on Literature and Belief

James Wood has been called our best young critic. This is not true, he is our best critic, he thinks with a sublime ferocity -Cynthia Ozick.

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  • EAN: 9780712665575
  • Published: 02 March 2000
  • Format: Trade Paperback
  • Genre: Literature: history & criticism

ABOUT the author

James Wood

James Wood

James Wood is a staff writer at the New Yorker and a visiting lecturer at Harvard University. He is the author of How Fiction Works, as well as three essay collections, The Broken Estate, The Irresponsible ...