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Title Novels for students. Volume 21 [ebook] : presenting analysis, context and criticism on commonly studied novels / Ira Mark Milne and Timothy Sisler, project editors ; foreword by Anne Devereaux Jordan
Publisher Detroit, Mich. : Gale, c2005
Descript 1 online resource (xxi, 348 p.) : ill., photos
Series Gale virtual reference library
Note "ISSN 1094-3552."
Guest foreword "The Informed Dialogue: Interacting with Literature" by Anne Devereaux Jordan
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents Dusklands / J.M. Coetzee -- Emma / Jane Austen -- The French lieutenant's woman / John Fowles -- I, Claudius / Robert Graves -- The immoralist / Andre Gide -- Juneteenth / Ralph Ellison -- Kim / Rudyard Kipling -- The Maltese falcon / Dashiell Hammett -- Nausea / Jean-Paul Sartre -- Parable of the sower / Octavia Butler -- Tambourines to glory / Langston Hughes -- The violent bear it away / Flannery O'Connor
Summary 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
Note Description based on print version record
Subject Coetzee, J. M., 1940- Dusklands
Austen, Jane, 1775-1817. Emma
Fowles, John, 1926- French lieutenant's woman
Graves, Robert, 1895- I, Claudius
Gide, Andř, 1869-1951. Immoralist
Ellison, Ralph. Juneteenth
Kipling, Rudyard, 1865-1936. Kim
Hammett, Dashiell, 1894-1961. Maltese falcon
Sartre, Jean Paul, 1905- Nausea
Butler, Octavia E. Parable of the sower
Hughes, Langston, 1902-1967. Tambourines to glory
O'Connor, Flannery. Violent bear it away
Fiction -- Study and teaching (Higher) -- United States
Fiction -- Study and teaching (Secondary) -- United States
Fiction -- History and criticism
Literature -- History and criticism
Electronic books
Alt Author Milne, Ira Mark, editor
Sisler, Timothy, editor
Gale Group
ISBN 9781414405698 (electronic book)
1414405693 (electronic book)

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