Riddley Walker

TitleRiddley Walker
Year for Search1980
AuthorsHoban, Russell [Conwell](1925-2011)
Date Published1980
PublisherJonathan Cape
Place PublishedLondon
KeywordsEnglish author, Male author, US author
Annotation

Post-catastrophe dystopia describing the society that has developed in England, which is presented as a primitive but complex society. The novel is presented as written by a member of the society, Riddley Walker, and is in the language that is used by the society.

Additional Publishers

Exp. ed. Indianapolis: Indiana University Press, 1998.

Holding Institutions

LLL

Author Note

The author (1925-2011) was born in the U. S. and lived in England from 1969.

Full Text

1980 Hoban, Russell [Conwell] (1925-2011). Riddley Walker. London: Jonathan Cape. Exp. ed. Indianapolis: Indiana University Press, 1998. LLL

Post-catastrophe dystopia describing the society that has developed in England, which is presented as a primitive but complex society. The novel is presented as written by a member of the society, Riddley Walker, and is in the language that is used by the society.