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Author Graham, Sarah.

Title Salinger's The catcher in the rye / Sarah Graham
Published London ; New York : Continuum, [2007]
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Description 1 online resource (vii, 120 pages)
Series Continuum reader's guides
Continuum reader's guides.
Contents 1. Contexts -- 2. Language, style and form -- 3. Reading The catcher in the rye -- 4. Critical reception and publishing history -- 5. Adaptation, interpretation and influence
Summary Continuum Reader's Guides are clear, concise and accessible introductions to classic literary texts. Each book explores the themes, context, criticism and influence of key works, providing a practical introduction to close reading and guiding the reader towards a thorough understanding of the text. Ideal for undergraduate students, the guides provide an essential resource for anyone who needs to get to grips with a literary text. J.D. Salinger's 1951 novel, The Catcher in the Rye, is the definitive coming-of-age novel and one of the most controversial, and successful, books of post-war Americ
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 109-116) and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Salinger, J. D. (Jerome David), 1919-2010. Catcher in the rye.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2007008254
ISBN 1441181792 (electronic bk.)
9781441181794 (electronic bk.)