In creating his acclaimed masterpiece Parade's End, Ford Madox Ford "wanted the Novelist in fact to appear in his really proud position as historian of his own time . . . The 'subject' was the world as it culminated in the war". Published in four parts between 1924 and 1928, his extraordinary novel centers on Christopher Tietjens, an officer and gentleman-" the last English Tory"-and follows him from the secure, orderly world of Edwardian England into the chaotic madness of the First World War. Against the backdrop of a world at war, Ford recounts the complex sexual warfare between Tietjens and his faithless wife Sylvia. A work of truly amazing subtlety and profundity, Parade's End affirms Graham Greene's prediction: "There is no novelist of this century more likely to live than Ford Madox Ford".
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Parade's EndUser Review - Book Verdict
Four novels, published from 1924 to 1928, about an Englishman's world both at home and as an army officer. Stylistically, not an easy read. A general audience may be more drawn to the HBO five-part series, now available on DVD and Blu-ray.
Review: Parade's End (Parade's End #1-4)User Review - Goodreads
For the most part, I loved Parade's End. The writing was beautiful, insular, unexpected. It's a more realistic version of Downton Abbey. Christopher clings unwaveringly to his outmoded idea of the ...
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Parade's End Criticism
Parade's End Criticism and Essays. ... The following entry presents criticism of Ford's tetralogy Parade's End. For a discussion of Ford's complete career, ...
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JSTOR: Reality to Romance: A Study of Ford's Parade's End
Reality to Romance: A Study of Ford's Parade's End FTT,TOTT B. GOSE, JR. F THE TWENTY-NINE novels that Ford Madox Ford wrote during his life- time, ...
First World War Literature: Rats, Gas & Shell-Shock.: "Parade's ...
That is, our focused study of Parade's End is at an end. For me, Madox Ford's master-work is the centre of our course: a major literary work which gives ...
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Parade's End - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Parade's End is a tetralogy (four related novels) by Ford Madox Ford published between 1924 and 1928. It is set in England and on the Western Front in World ...
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Parade's End Summary and Analysis
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Parade's End - TIME
A DIVISION OF THE SPOILS by PAUL SCOTT 598 pages. Morrow. $10.95. This long, rueful novel successfully winds up Paul Scott's enormous masterwork, ...
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The Politics of Cultural Nostalgia: History and Tradition in Ford ...
This essay argues that Ford Madox Ford's Parade's End should be seen in relation ... Critics have tended to read Parade's End as a nostalgic eulogy for the ...
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