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Title Novels for students. Volume 26 [Gale EBooks electronic resource] : presenting analysis, context, and criticism on commonly studied novels / Ira Mark Milne, project editor ; foreword by Anne Devereaux Jordan.

Imprint Detroit, Mich. : Gale, c2008.
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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 Doctor Zhivago - Boris Pasternak -- Humboldt's gift - Saul Bellow -- The killer angels - Michael Shaara -- The known world - Edward P. Jones -- The lord of the rings - J.R.R. Tolkien -- March - Geraldine Brooks -- Martian time-slip - Philip K. Dick -- Picture bride - Yoshiko Uchida -- The rainbow - D.H. Lawrence -- The tenant of Wildfell Hall - Anne Bronte -- Ulysses - James Joyce.
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: xix, 327 p. : ill., photos. ; 29 cm.
Subject Pasternak, Boris Leonidovich, 1890-1960. Doktor Zhivago. English.
Bellow, Saul. Humboldt's gift.
Shaara, Michael. Killer angels.
Jones, Edward P. Known world.
Tolkien, J. R. R. (John Ronald Reuel), 1892-1973. Lord of the rings.
Brooks, Geraldine. March.
Dick, Philip K. Martian time-slip.
Uchida, Yoshiko. Picture bride.
Lawrence, D. H. (David Herbert), 1885-1930. Rainbow.
Bronte, Anne, 1820-1849. Tenant of Wildfell Hall.
Joyce, James, 1882-1941. Ulysses.
Fiction -- Study and teaching (Higher) -- United States.
Fiction -- Study and teaching (Secondary) -- United States.
Fiction -- History and criticism.
Literature -- History and criticism.
Added Author Milne, Ira Mark, editor.
Gale Group.
ISBN 9781414429335 (electronic book)
1414429339 (electronic book)
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