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Heroes In Literature
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The absurd hero in American fiction: Updike, Styron, Bellow [and] Salinger


Galloway, David D.
Austin : University of Texas Press, [1966] 1966

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 Highland CC Stacks - HCCY-13  PS379 .G24    AVAILABLE
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The absurd hero in American fiction: Updike, Styron, Bellow [and] Salinger


Galloway, David D.
Austin : University of Texas Press, [1970] 1970

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 Joliet Twp HS SD 204 - West Campus Adult Non-Fiction - JWHB-1  809.3 ABSURD HERO    AVAILABLE
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The absurd hero in American fiction: Updike, Styron, Bellow [and] Salinger


Galloway, David D.
Austin : University of Texas Press, [1966] 1966

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 Rockford University Stacks - RKC-ILDS  PS379 .G24    AVAILABLE
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The alienated hero in modern French drama.


Jones, Robert Emmet, 1928-2006.
Athens : University of Georgia Press, 1962. 1962

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 Rockford University Stacks - RKC-ILDS  PQ558 .J6    AVAILABLE
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America's heroes; the changing models of success in American magazines


Greene, Theodore P., 1921-
New York : Oxford University Press, 1970. 1970

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 Highland CC Stacks - HCCY-13  E169.1 .G754    AVAILABLE
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Beowulf



New York : Chelsea House, 1987. 1987

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 Highland CC Stacks - HCCY-13  PR1585 .B38 1987    AVAILABLE
 Homer Twp PL - Main Adult Non-Fiction - HDBB-1  829.3 BEO    AVAILABLE
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Beowulf.



New York : Spark Pub., [2007] 2007

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 Ida PL Adult Non-Fiction - IPLY-11  829.3 BEO    DUE 09-25-19
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Beowulf: an introduction to the study of the poem with a discussion of the stories of Offa and Finn


Chambers, R. W. (Raymond Wilson), 1874-1942.
Cambridge : University Press, 1959. 1959

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 Joliet Twp HS SD 204 - West Campus Adult Non-Fiction - JWHB-1  828 BEOWULF    AVAILABLE
 Rockford University Stacks - RKC-ILDS  PR1585 .C43    AVAILABLE
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The Beowulf poet : a collection of critical essays


Fry, Donald K.
Englewood Cliffs, N. J. : Prentice-Hall, [1968] 1968

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 Peru PL Adult Non Fiction - PUGG-8  809.8 BEO    AVAILABLE
 Rockford University Stacks - RKC-ILDS  PR1585 .F7    AVAILABLE
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The best of the Achaeans : concepts of the hero in Archaic Greek poetry


Nagy, Gregory.
Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, [1979] 1979

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 Rockford University Stacks - RKC-ILDS  PA3015.H43 N34    AVAILABLE
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The Byronic hero: types and prototypes.


Thorslev, Peter Larsen.
Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press, [1962] 1962

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 Rockford University Stacks - RKC-ILDS  PR4389 .T45 1962    AVAILABLE
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The changing face of the hero


Standen, Rodney, 1937-
Wheaton, Ill., U.S.A. : Theosophical Pub. House, 1987. 1987

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 Elizabeth Twp PL Adult Non-Fiction - ELLY-13  A 809 Sta    AVAILABLE
 Genoa PL Stacks - GELY-11  NF 809.933 STA    AVAILABLE
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Corneille et la dialectique du héros.


Doubrovsky, Serge.
[Paris] : Gallimard, [1963] 1963

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 Rockford University Stacks - RKC-ILDS  PQ1782 .D6    AVAILABLE
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Critical survey of graphic novels : heroes & superheroes



Ipswich, Mass. : Salem Press, 2012. 2012

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The Cuchulain plays of W. B. Yeats: a study.


Skene, Reg.
New York : Columbia University Press, 1974. 1974

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 Rockford University Stacks - RKC-ILDS  PR5908.C8 S55    AVAILABLE
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Divine purpose and heroic response in Homer and Virgil : the political plan of Zeus


Alvis, John.
Lanham, Md. : Rowman & Littlefied Publishers, [1995] 1995

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 Rockford University Stacks - RKC-ILDS  PA3022.E6 A48 1995    AVAILABLE
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The epic hero


Miller, Dean A.
Baltimore, Md. : Johns Hopkins University Press, 2000. 2000

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 Highland CC Stacks - HCCY-13  PN56.E65 M55 2000    AVAILABLE
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Exile and the poetics of loss in Greek tradition


Sultan, Nancy, 1959-
Lanham, Md. : Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, [1999] 1999

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 Rockford University Stacks - RKC-ILDS  PA3106 .S75 1999    AVAILABLE
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Fame : what the classics tell us about our cult of celebrity


Payne, Tom.
New York : Picador, 2010. 2010

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 DeKalb PL Adult Non-Fiction - DKLY-12  302.1 PAY    AVAILABLE
 Rock Island Main Lib Adult Non-Fiction - RIPG-6  302.1 PAY    AVAILABLE
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From Achilles to Christ : the myth of the hero in Tolstoy's War and peace


Jepsen, Laura.
[Tallahassee] : Jepsen, [1978] 1978

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 Rockford University Stacks - RKC-ILDS  PG3365.V65 J46    AVAILABLE
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Good-bye Heathcliff : changing heroes, heroines, roles, and values in women's category romances


Frenier, Mariam Darce, 1936-
New York : Greenwood Press, 1988. 1988

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 Rockford University Stacks - RKC-ILDS  PR888.L69 F74 1988    AVAILABLE
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Hemingway's heroes


Wylder, Delbert E.
[Albuquerque] : University of New Mexico Press, [1969] 1969

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 Moline PL Adult Non-Fiction - MPLG-6  813.09 WY    AVAILABLE
 Rockford University Stacks - RKC-ILDS  PS3515.E37 Z955    AVAILABLE
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The hero and the blues.


Murray, Albert.
[Columbia] : University of Missouri Press, [1973] 1973

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 Rockford University Stacks - RKC-ILDS  PN56 .H45 M8    AVAILABLE
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The hero and the king : an epic theme


Jackson, W. T. H. (William Thomas Hobdell), 1915-1983.
New York : Columbia University Press, 1982. 1982

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 Rockford University Stacks - RKC-ILDS  PN1303 .J3    AVAILABLE
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The hero in Hemingway's short stories.


DeFalco, Joseph.
[Pittsburgh] : University of Pittsburgh Press, [1963] 1963

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 Rockford University Stacks - RKC-ILDS  PS3515.E37 Z585    AVAILABLE
 Walnut PL Stacks - WALG-8  813.52 D    AVAILABLE
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The hero in literature


Brombert, Victor, 1923- compiler.
Greenwich, Conn. : Fawcett Publications, [1969] 1969

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 Rockford University Stacks - RKC-ILDS  PN56 .H45 B7    AVAILABLE
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The hero of the Waverley novels.


Welsh, Alexander.
New York : Atheneum, 1968 [c1963] 1968

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 Rockford University Stacks - RKC-ILDS  PR5342.A2 W4 1968    AVAILABLE
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Heroes and Legends the most influential characters of literature


Shippey, Thomas A., teacher, teacher.
Chantilly, VA : Teaching Company, [2014] 2014

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The heroic image in five Shakespearean tragedies


Proser, Matthew N.
Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, 1965. 1965

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The hero's journey



New York : Bloom's Literary Criticism, [2009] 2009

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The Iliad of Homer


Vandiver, Elizabeth, 1956-
Springfield, VA : Teaching Co., [2000] 2000

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 Morris Area PL Audiobook - MRBB-3  CD 883.01 AND (GREAT)    AVAILABLE
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The language of heroes : speech and performance in the Iliad


Martin, Richard P.
Ithaca : Cornell University Press, 1989. 1989

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 Rockford University Stacks - RKC-ILDS  PA4037 .M335 1989    AVAILABLE
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The lion and the fox; the role of the hero in the plays of Shakespeare


Lewis, Wyndham, 1882-1957.
New York : Barnes & Noble, [1966] 1966

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 Highland CC Stacks - HCCY-13  PR2989 .L4 1966    AVAILABLE
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The lion and the fox; the rôle of the hero in the plays of Shakespeare.


Lewis, Wyndham, 1882-1957.
London : Methuen, [1955] 1955

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 Putnam County SD 535 - HS Adult Non-Fiction - PCHG-8  822.33 SHA LEW    AVAILABLE
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Meditations on the hero : a study of the romantic hero in nineteenth-century fiction


Reed, Walter L.
New Haven : Yale University Press, 1978, c1974. 1978

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 Rockford University Stacks - RKC-ILDS  PN3500 .R43 1978    AVAILABLE
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Modern heroism; essays on D. H. Lawrence, William Empson, & J. R. R. Tolkien.


Sale, Roger.
Berkeley : University of California Press, 1973. 1973

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 Rockford University Stacks - RKC-ILDS  PR99 .S25    AVAILABLE
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Momentary monsters : Lucan and his heroes


Johnson, W. R. (Walter Ralph), 1933-
Ithaca : Cornell University Press, 1987. 1987

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 Rockford University Stacks - RKC-ILDS  PA6480 .J64 1987    AVAILABLE
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The mortal hero : an introduction to Homer's Iliad


Schein, Seth L.
Berkeley : University of California Press, [1984] 1984

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 Rockford University Stacks - RKC-ILDS  PA4037 .S394 1984    AVAILABLE
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Native son : the emergence of a new Black hero


Butler, Robert, 1942-
Boston : Twayne Publishers, 1991. 1991

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 Homer Twp PL - Main Adult Non-Fiction - HDBB-1  813.52 BUT    AVAILABLE
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The new novel in America; the Kafkan mode in contemporary fiction.


Weinberg, Helen, 1914-1997.
Ithaca, N.Y. : Cornell University Press, [1970] 1970

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 Highland CC Stacks - HCCY-13  PS379 .W39    AVAILABLE
 Rockford University Stacks - RKC-ILDS  PS379 .W39    AVAILABLE
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The Odyssey of Homer


Vandiver, Elizabeth, 1956-
Springfield, VA : Teaching Co., [2000] 2000

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DISC 1-6 2
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The Odyssey of Homer


Vandiver, Elizabeth, 1956-
Chantilly, VA : Teaching Co., [2003] 2003

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DISC 1-2 1
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Oedipus tyrannus : tragic heroism and the limits of knowledge


Segal, Charles, 1936-2002.
New York : Twayne Publishers ; Toronto : Maxwell Macmillan Canada ; New York : Maxwell Macmillan International, [1993] 1993

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 Rockford University Stacks - RKC-ILDS  PA4413.O7 S52 1993    AVAILABLE
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Our folk heroes


Spies, Karen Bornemann.
Brookfield, Conn. : Millbrook Press, [1994] 1994

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 North Suburban PLD Loves Park Adult Non-Fiction - NSLY-11  J398.22 SPI    AVAILABLE
 Peotone PL Juvenile Non-Fiction - PEBB-2  J 398.2 SPI    AVAILABLE
 River Bend CUSD 2 - Fulton ES Stacks - FESG-7  398.2 SPI    AVAILABLE
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The passions of Shakespeare's tragic heroes


Kirsch, Arthur C.
Charlottesville : University Press of Virginia, 1990. 1990

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 Rockford University Stacks - RKC-ILDS  PR2983 .K497 1990    AVAILABLE
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Play, death, and heroism in Shakespeare


Farrell, Kirby, 1942-
Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, [1989] 1989

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 Rockford University Stacks - RKC-ILDS  PR3069.D42 F37 1989    AVAILABLE
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The positive hero in Russian literature


Mathewson, Rufus W.
Stanford : Stanford University Press, 1975. 1975

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 Rockford University Stacks - RKC-ILDS  PG2989.H4 M3 1975    AVAILABLE
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Progress into silence : a study of Melville's heroes.


Lebowitz, Alan.
Bloomington : Indiana University Press, [1970] 1970

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 Highland CC Stacks - HCCY-13  PS2387 .L4    AVAILABLE
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Readings on Beowulf



San Diego : Greenhaven Press, 1998. 1998

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 DeKalb PL Adult Non-Fiction - DKLY-12  829.3 REA    AVAILABLE
 Hiawatha CUSD 426 - Hiawatha HS Stacks - HHSY-12  829 BEO    AVAILABLE
 Homer Twp PL - Main Adult Non-Fiction - HDBB-1  829.3 REA    AVAILABLE
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The Red badge of courage : redefining the hero


Gibson, Donald B.
Boston : Twayne Publishers, [1988] 1988

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 Homer Twp PL - Main Adult Non-Fiction - HDBB-1  813.4 GIB    AVAILABLE
 Seneca PL Adult Non-Fiction - SEBB-3  813.4 GIB    AVAILABLE
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