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Title Novels for students. Volume 16 [Gale Virtual Reference Library electronic resource] : presenting analysis, context, and criticism on commonly studied novels / David Galens, project editor ; foreword by Anne Devereaux Jordan.

Publication Info. Detroit, Mich. : Gale, [2002]
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Series Gale virtual reference library
Note "ISSN 1094-3552."
Guest foreword "The Informed Dialogue: Interacting with Literature" by Anne Devereaux Jordan.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents The day of the locust - Nathanael West -- The end of the affair - Graham Greene -- Evelina - Fanny Burney -- Fathers and Sons - Ivan Turgenev -- The fountainhead - Ayn Rand -- A gathering of old men - Ernest J. Gaines -- The godfather - Mario Puzo -- Lord Jim - Joseph Conrad -- The plague - Albert Camus -- That was then, this is now - S.E. Hinton -- The turn of the screw - Henry James.
Access For reference use only; cannot be checked out.
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.
Original Version Original: xvii, 299 p. : ill., photos. ; 29 cm.
Subject West, Nathanael, 1903-1940. Day of the locust.
Greene, Graham, 1904-1991. End of the affair.
Burney, Fanny, 1752-1840. Evelina.
Turgenev, Ivan Sergeevich, 1818-1883. Ott︠s︡y i deti. English.
Rand, Ayn. Fountainhead.
Gaines, Ernest J., 1933- Gathering of old men.
Puzo, Mario, 1920-1999. Godfather.
Conrad, Joseph, 1857-1924. Lord Jim.
Camus, Albert, 1913-1960. Peste. English.
Hinton, S. E. That was then, this is now.
James, Henry, 1843-1916. Turn of the screw.
Fiction -- Study and teaching (Higher) -- United States.
Fiction -- Study and teaching (Secondary) -- United States.
Fiction -- History and criticism.
Literature -- History and criticism.
Added Author Galens, David, editor.
Gale Group.
ISBN 9781414428093 (electronic book)
141442809X (electronic book)
9780787648992
078764899X
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