Picaresque Literature

Selected full-text books and articles on this topic

Spanish Picaresque Fiction: A New Literary History
Peter N. Dunn.
Cornell University Press, 1993
FREE! The Literature of Roguery
Frank Wadleigh Chandler.
Houghton Mifflin, vol.1, 1907
Librarian’s tip: Chap. II "English Picaresque Origins"
FREE! The Literature of Roguery
Frank Wadleigh Chandler.
Houghton, Mifflin, vol.2, 1907
Librarian’s tip: Chap. VII "The Picaresque Novel in the Eighteenth Century"
The Rogue's Progress: Journeys of the Picaro from Oral Tradition to Contemporary Chicano Literature of New Mexico
Lamadrid, Enrique R.
MELUS, Vol. 20, No. 2, Summer 1995
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Women, Accounting, and Narrative: Keeping Books in Eighteenth-Century England
Rebecca Elisabeth Connor.
Routledge, 2004
Librarian’s tip: Chap. 4 "He Said/She Said: From the Picaresque to the Pointedly Personal"
The Feminist Encyclopedia of German Literature
Friederike Eigler; Susanne Kord.
Greenwood Press, 1997
Librarian’s tip: "Picaresque Novel" begins on p. 397
Dictionary of Literary Themes and Motifs: L-Z
Jean-Charles Seigneuret.
Greenwood Press, vol.2, 1988
Librarian’s tip: "Picaresque" begins on p. 974
The Endless Text: Don Quixote and the Hermeneutics of Romance
Edward Dudley.
State University of New York, 1997
Librarian’s tip: "The Stolen Language of the Picaresque versus the Forgotten Language of Women" begins on p. 217
Creating the Rogue Hero: Literary Devices in the Picaresque Novels of Martin Amis, Richard Russo, Michael Chabon, Jonathan Safran Foer, and Steve Tesich
McCulloch, Jamie.
International Fiction Review, Vol. 34, No. 1-2, January 2007
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The Slave's Narrative
Charles T. Davis; Henry Louis Gates Jr.
Oxford University Press, 1985
Librarian’s tip: "The Slave Narrators and the Picaresque Mode: Archetypes for Modern Black Personae" begins on p. 283
Neither Saints nor Sinners: Writing the Lives of Women in Spanish America
Kathleen Ann Myers.
Oxford University Press, 2003
Librarian’s tip: "New Scripts: Nun, Picara, and Comedianta" begins on p. 123
Essays in German and Comparative Literature
Oskar Seidlin.
University of North Carolina Press, 1961
Librarian’s tip: "Picaresque Elements in Thomas Mann's Work" begins on p. 161
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