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Author Leavy, Barbara Fass, 1936-

Title The fiction of Ruth Rendell : ancient tragedy and the modern family / Barbara Fass Leavy.

Imprint Scottsdale, AZ : Poisoned Pen Press, 2012.
1 hold on first copy returned of 1 copy


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 1st Floor    823.914 RENDELL,R LEA 2012    Staff Reported Missing
Edition Rev. ed.
Description xiv, 309 p. ; 22 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Introduction -- The ancient stories -- Freud, Jung, and their complexes -- Selected ancient motifs in Ruth Rendell's fiction -- Oedipus and the search for identity -- Fathers and sons -- Mothers and sons, sisters and brothers -- Electra and Rendell's fey girls -- Fathers and daughters (The Wexford series) -- Mothers, daughters, and sisters -- Conclusion: Justice, utopia, and fate.
Subject Rendell, Ruth, 1930-
Rendell, Ruth, 1930- -- Criticism and interpretation.
Authors, English -- 20th century -- Criticism and interpretation.
Comparative literature -- English and classical.
Families in literature.
ISBN 9781590583241

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