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Title Stephen King / edited and with an introduction by Harold Bloom.

Publication Info. Philadelphia : Chelsea House, [1998]


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 CUSD 2 - Serena High Adult Non-Fiction - SHBB-3  813.54 KIN    AVAILABLE
 Freeport PL Adult Non-Fiction - FPLY-13  813.54 KING    AVAILABLE
 Geneseo PL Stacks - GPLG-7  813.54 ST    AVAILABLE
 Homer Twp PL - Main Adult Non-Fiction - HDBB-1  813.54 STE    AVAILABLE
 Manteno PL Adult Non-Fiction - MNBB-2  813 KIN    AVAILABLE
 Peotone PL Adult Non Fiction - PEBB-2  813.54 STE c.2  AVAILABLE
 Princeton Township HS SD 500 - Adult Non-Fiction - PTWG-8  813 STE    AVAILABLE
Description viii, 242 pages ; 25 cm.
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series Modern critical views
Modern critical views.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 227-231) and index.
Contents Introduction / Harold Bloom -- Cinderella's revenge : twists on fairy tale and mythic themes in the work of Stephen King / Chelsea Quinn Yarbro -- King and the literary tradition of horror and the supernatural / Ben P. Indick -- Surviving the ride / Clive Barker -- Reading between the lines : Stephen King and allegory / Bernard J. Gallagher -- Technohorror : the dystopian vision of Stephen King / James Egan -- Inherited haunts : Stephen King's terrible children / Anthony Magistrale -- The shape evil takes : Hawthorne's woods revisited / Anthony Magistrale -- Stephen King : powers of horror / Clare Hanson -- Stephen King and the tradition of American naturalism in The shining / Jeanne Campbell Reesman -- Stephen King's dark and terrible mother, Annie Wilkes / Katherine K. Gottschalk -- Childhood and rites of passage / Jonathan P. Davis -- Dialects of power : the two-faced narrative / Karen A. Hohne -- Stephen King viewing the body / Linda Badley -- Needful things / Sharon A. Russell -- The art of balance : Stephen King's canon / Edwin F. Casebeer.
Summary A collection of critical essays discussing the work of the prolific horror writer Stephen King.
Audience 1310 Lexile.
Subject King, Stephen, 1947- -- Criticism and interpretation.
King, Stephen, 1947- -- Criticism and interpretation.
Horror tales, American -- History and criticism.
Horror stories -- History and criticism.
Added Author Bloom, Harold.
ISBN 0791047806 hardcover alkaline paper

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