Peter Ackroyd Summary

Everything you need to understand or teach Peter Ackroyd.

  • 2 Biographies
  • 34 Literature Criticisms
  • ...and more

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Biographies (2)

6,006 words, approx. 21 pages
"Biographers are simply novelists without imagination": in one of the fanciful interchapters of his biography Dickens (1990), Peter Ackroyd imagines hearing this sentiment from Charles Dickens. The st... Read more
6,599 words, approx. 22 pages
Peter Ackroyd's novels and biographies have consistently hovered on the boundaries of conventional literary form. While his historical novels characteristically assume the disguise of an imaginary j... Read more