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Title Novels for students. Volume 26 : presenting analysis, context, and criticism on commonly studied novels / Ira Mark Milne, project editor ; foreword by Anne Devereaux Jordan
Published Detroit, Mich. : Gale, [2008]
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Description 1 online resource (xix, 327 pages) : illustrations, photographs
Series Gale virtual reference library
Gale virtual reference library.
Contents Doctor Zhivago / Boris Pasternak -- Humboldt's gift / Saul Bellow -- The killer angels / Michael Shaara -- The known world / Edward P. Jones -- The lord of the rings / J.R.R. Tolkien -- March / Geraldine Brooks -- Martian time-slip / Philip K. Dick -- Picture bride / Yoshiko Uchida -- The rainbow / D.H. Lawrence -- The tenant of Wildfell Hall / Anne Bronte -- Ulysses / James Joyce
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
Notes Each entry Includes concise synopses of plot, characters and themes, a brief author biography, discussion of the story's cultural and historical significance, and excerpted criticism
Guest foreword "The Informed Dialogue: Interacting with Literature" by Anne Devereaux Jordan
Title from website (viewed Dec. 2, 2008)
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Bellow, Saul. Humboldt's gift.
Brontë, Anne, 1820-1849. Tenant of Wildfell Hall
Brooks, Geraldine. March
Dick, Philip K. Martian time-slip
Jones, Edward P. Known world
Joyce, James, 1882-1941. Ulysses.
Lawrence, D. H. (David Herbert), 1885-1930. Rainbow.
Pasternak, Boris Leonidovich, 1890-1960. Doktor Zhivago. English.
Shaara, Michael. Killer angels
Tolkien, J. R. R. (John Ronald Reuel), 1892-1973. Lord of the rings.
Uchida, Yoshiko. Picture bride
Doktor Zhivago (Pasternak, Boris Leonidovich)
Humboldt's gift (Bellow, Saul)
Lord of the rings (Tolkien, J. R. R.)
Rainbow (Lawrence, D. H.)
Tenant of Wildfell Hall (Brontë, Anne)
Ulysses (Joyce, James)
Fiction -- History and criticism.
Fiction -- Study and teaching (Higher) -- United States
Fiction -- Study and teaching (Secondary) -- United States
Literature -- History and criticism.
Fiction -- Study and teaching (Higher)
Fiction -- Study and teaching (Secondary)
Fiction.
Literature.
United States.
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
Author Milne, Ira Mark.
Thomson Gale (Firm)
ISBN 0787686832
1414429339
9780787686833
9781414429335