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Title Novels for students [electronic resource]. Volume 12 : presenting analysis, context, and criticism on commonly studied novels / Elizabeth Thomason, editor ; foreword by Anne Devereaux Jordan.

Publication Info. Detroit, Mich. : Gale, [2001]


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 United Township HS SD 30 Online - UTSG-6  INTERNET    AVAILABLE
Description 1 online resource (xxi, 375 pages) : illustrations, photographs.
text txt rdacontent
computer c rdamedia
online resource cr rdacarrier
Series Gale virtual reference library
Gale virtual reference library.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents The ambassadors / Henry James -- Animal dreams / Barbara Kingsolver -- Bless me, Ultima / Rudolfo Anaya -- The bride price / Buchi Emecheta -- The edible woman / Margaret Atwood -- Little women / Louisa May Alcott -- Mrs. Dalloway / Virginia Woolf -- The octopus / Frank Norris -- The painted bird / Jerzy Kosinski -- Pilgrims in Aztlan / Miguel Mendez -- Rabbit, run / John Updike -- Rebecca / Daphne du Maurier -- The slave dancer / Paula Fox -- Too late the phalarope / Alan Paton -- The world according to Garp / John Irving.
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 Print version record.
Subject James, Henry, 1843-1916. Ambassadors.
Kingsolver, Barbara. Animal dreams.
Anaya, Rudolfo A. Bless me, Ultima.
Emecheta, Buchi. Bride price.
Atwood, Margaret, 1939- Edible woman.
Alcott, Louisa May, 1832-1888. Little women.
Woolf, Virginia, 1882-1941. Mrs. Dalloway.
Norris, Frank, 1870-1902. Octopus.
Kosinski, Jerzy, 1933-1991. Painted bird.
Méndez M., Miguel. Peregrinos de Aztlán. English.
Updike, John. Rabbit, run.
Du Maurier, Daphne, 1907-1989. Rebecca.
Fox, Paula. Slave dancer.
Paton, Alan. Too late the phalarope.
Irving, John, 1942- World according to Garp.
Ambassadors (James, Henry) (OCoLC)fst01911493
Animal dreams (Kingsolver, Barbara) (OCoLC)fst01389054
Bless me, Ultima (Anaya, Rudolfo A.) (OCoLC)fst01362633
Little women (Alcott, Louisa May) (OCoLC)fst01360526
Mrs. Dalloway (Woolf, Virginia) (OCoLC)fst01358484
Painted bird (Kosinski, Jerzy) (OCoLC)fst01789255
Peregrinos de Aztlán (Méndez M., Miguel) (OCoLC)fst01368561
Rabbit, run (Updike, John) (OCoLC)fst01359502
Rebecca (Du Maurier, Daphne) (OCoLC)fst01716165
Slave dancer (Fox, Paula) (OCoLC)fst01916953
Too late the phalarope (Paton, Alan) (OCoLC)fst01938182
World according to Garp (Irving, John) (OCoLC)fst01363589
Fiction -- Study and teaching (Higher) -- United States.
Fiction -- Study and teaching (Secondary) -- United States.
Fiction -- History and criticism.
Literature -- History and criticism.
Fiction. (OCoLC)fst00923709
Fiction -- Study and teaching (Higher) (OCoLC)fst00923753
Fiction -- Study and teaching (Secondary) (OCoLC)fst00923754
Literature. (OCoLC)fst00999953
United States. (OCoLC)fst01204155
Genre/Form Downloadable electronic books.
Electronic books.
Criticism, interpretation, etc. (OCoLC)fst01411635
Added Author Thomason, Elizabeth.
Other Form: Print version: Novels for students. Volume 12. Detroit, Mich. : Gale, ©2001 1094-3552 (DLC) 98657758 (OCoLC)37138729
ISBN 9781414428055 (electronic book)
1414428057 (electronic book)

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