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Title Novels for students. Volume 18 [electronic resource] : presenting analysis, context and criticism on commonly studied novels / David Galens, project editor ; forward by Anne Devereaux Jordan.

Publication Info. Detroit, Mich. : Gale, [2003]
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Series Gale virtual reference library
Note "ISSN 1094-3552."
Guest forward "The Informed Dialogue: Interacting with Literature" by Anne Devereaux Jordan.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
Contents Daughter of fortune - Isabel Allende -- Dracula - Bram Stoker -- I am the cheese - Robert Cormier -- A long and happy life - Reynolds Price -- Look homeward, angel - Thomas Wolfe -- Sense and sensibility - Jane Austen -- Sons and lovers - D.H. Lawrence -- Tom Jones - Henry Fielding -- The unbearable lightness of being - Milan Kundera -- Under the net - Iris Murdoch -- A very long engagement - Sebastien Japrisot -- Waterland - Graham Swift -- When the legends die - Hal Borland.
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.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Farmington Hills, Mi : Gale. Available via World Wide Web.
Original Version Original: xix, 333 p. : ill. ; 29 cm.
System Details Mode of access: Internet.
Subject Allende, Isabel.
Stoker, Bram, 1847-1912.
Cormier, Robert.
Price, Reynolds, 1933-2011.
Wolfe, Thomas, 1900-1938.
Austen, Jane, 1775-1817.
Lawrence, D. H. (David Herbert), 1885-1930.
Fielding, Henry, 1707-1754.
Kundera, Milan.
Murdoch, Iris.
Japrisot, Šbastien, 1931-
Swift, Graham, 1949-
Borland, Hal, 1900-1978.
Fiction -- Study and teaching (Higher) -- United States.
Fiction -- Study and teaching (Secondary) -- United States.
Fiction -- 20th century.
Fiction -- 19th century.
American fiction -- 20th century.
American fiction -- 19th century.
American fiction -- 18th century.
English fiction -- 19th century.
Fiction -- History and criticism.
Literature -- History and criticism.
Added Author Galens, David.
Gale Group.
ISBN 9780787692841 (electronic book)
0787692840 (electronic book)
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