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Overview

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Author

E.M. Forster

Year Published

1908

Type

Novel

Genre

Romance

Perspective and Narrator

The events of A Room with a View are described by a third-person omniscient narrator. The narrator achieves a delicate balancing act by remaining objective while relaying intimate character details.

Tense

E.M. Forster's A Room with a View is written in the past tense.

About the Title

In A Room with a View, Lucy Honeychurch longs for a hotel room with a view of the Arno River rather than a courtyard. This yearning represents a larger desire in Lucy's life to live with excitement rather than predictability.

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