The Interrelation Between The Posthumous Papers of Pickwick Club and Picaresque Novel
HUANG Hao-wen (College English Teaching Department, Hunan University of Science and Engineering, Yongzhou, Hunan, 425100)
The Posthumous Papers of Pickwick Club is Charles Dickens’ first novel and one of his masterpieces, embodying his principal artistic features. This thesis first introduces the definition and characteristics of picaresque novel. Then it analyzes the interrelationship between The Posthumous Papers of Pickwick Club and the picaresque novel, aiming to makes tentative study of the improvement shown in The Posthumous Papers of Pickwick Club based on the artistic features of picaresque novel on the three aspects of figure, narrative framework and point-of-view.
【CateGory Index】： I561.074