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The basis of realism

Samuel Alexander

The basis of realism

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Published by Oxford University press. in [London .
Written in English

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  • Realism

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    Statementby S. Alexander.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationcover title, 36 p.
    Number of Pages36
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23314323M

    Realism is a literary movement that developed in the middle of the 19th century in France and then spread like wildfire throughout the rest of Europe, all the way to Russia, and then overseas to the US. Realism, as you might guess by its title, is all about portraying real life. Realist writers write about regular folks—bored housewives.


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