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Novels For Students. : Presenting Analysis, Context, And Crticism On Commonly Studied Novels / : Volume 8 (2000)

Published: Detroit, Mich. : Gale Group, c2000
Series: Gale virtual reference library
ISBN/ISSN: 9780787638276, 0787638277, 9781414428017 (electronic book), 1414428014 (electronic book),
Language:  English

"ISSN 1094-3552."

Guest foreword "The Informed Dialogue: Interacting with Literature" by Anne Devereaux Jordan

Each volume provides discussions of the literary and historical background of novels from various cultures and time periods. Includes concise synopses of plot, characters and themes, a brief author biography, discussion of the story's cultural and historical significance, and excerpted criticism

As I lay dying - William Faulkner -- The brothers Karamazov - Fedor Mikhailovich Dostoevsky -- The call of the wild - Jack London -- Don Quixote - Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra -- Empire of the sun - J.G. Ballard -- The hobbit - J.R.R. Tolkien -- Kindred - Octavia Butler -- The master and Margarita - Mikhail Bulgakov -- The old gringo - Carlos Fuentes -- On the road - Jack Kerouac -- Sister Carrie - Theodore Dreiser -- Song of Solomon - Toni Morrison -- Ten little Indians - Agatha Christie -- them - Joyce Carol Oates -- To the lighthouse - Virginia Woolf Related Searches:
Faulkner, William, -- 1897-1962.
Dostoyevsky, Fyodor, -- 1821-1881.
London, Jack, -- 1876-1916.
Cervantes Saavedra, Miguel de, -- 1547-1616.
Ballard, J. G., -- 1930-
Tolkien, J. R. R. -- 1892-1973. -- (John Ronald Reuel),
Butler, Octavia E.
Bulgakov, Mikhail, -- 1891-1940.
Fuentes, Carlos.
Kerouac, Jack, -- 1922-1969.
Dreiser, Theodore, -- 1871-1945.
Morrison, Toni.
Christie, Agatha, -- 1890-1976.
Oates, Joyce Carol, -- 1938-
Woolf, Virginia, -- 1882-1941.
Fiction -- Study and teaching (Higher) -- United States
Fiction -- Study and teaching (Secondary) -- United States
Fiction -- History and criticism
Literature -- History and criticism

Additional Credits:
Napierkowski, Marie Rose, editor
Stanley, Deborah A., editor
Gale Group

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