Gunel Shahin Abdurrahmanova. Foundatä°on Of Hä°storä°cal Novel And Its Evolutä°on
Submitted on: Jan 13, 2015, 06:59:07
Literature / Fiction / Novels
Description: The article presents an overview of the historical novel which is dated back to âEThe Castle of OtrantoâE (1764) by Horace Walpole (1717-1797) of the English writer and the fourth earl of Oxford. But it is mostly evaluated as a Gothic-historical tale. Sir Walter Scott (1771-1832) who established the historical novel in literature with his 25 novels. In recent years several historical novels in British literature won Booker Price, including âEPossession (1990) by A.S.Byatt (1936Â¬-), âESacred HungerâE (1992) by Barry Unsworth (1930-), âEThe Ghost RoadâE (1995) by Pat Barker (1943-). While having a research on the historical novel the author intends to put forward an idea of creation of history in a historical fiction. In Azerbaijani Literature Mammad Said Ordubadi (1872-1950) with his historical novels, including âEMisty TabrizâE (1933-1948), âEFighting CityâE (1938), âESecret BakuâE (1940), âEThe Sword and the PenâE (1946-1948) recreated the historical fate and struggle of the Azerbaijani people and the portrait of the genius poet Nizami Ganjavi of the XII century.
The full-text article has been published in the "IntellectualArchive" journal , Vol.4, Num.1, January 2015, ISSN 1929-4700.
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