Boek cover English Literature van Salem Press

English Literature

Print Purchase Includes Free Online Access

171
nog geen rating
uitgever Grey House Publishing Inc
Taal Engels
Bindwijze Hardcover
Afmetingen Afmeting: 26 x 21 x 2,5 cm
Aantal paginas 300 pagina's
Illustraties Nee
Auteur(s) Salem Press | Salem Press
Redacteur Salem Press
Uitgever Grey House Publishing Inc
Extra groot lettertype Nee
Gewicht 885 g
Oorspronkelijke releasedatum 2014-06-30
Verpakking breedte 203 mm
Verpakking hoogte 25 mm
Verpakking lengte 254 mm

Boekbeschrijving

Introduction to Literary Context: English Literature provides richly detailed essays on significant works of English Literature. Coverage includes the most studied works of English Literature, both historical and contemporary, in high school and undergraduate college literature programs. Each 8-10 page concise essay examines both novels and works of short fiction through the following categories: Content Synopsis Societal Context Scientific and Technological Context Biographical Context This volume includes discussion of over 30 novels and works of short fiction, including: Utopia (Thomas More); Robinson Crusoe (Daniel Defoe); Frankenstein (Mary Shelley); Oliver Twist (Charles Dickens); The Frozen Deep (Wilkie Collins); Dr. Jekyll & Mr. Hyde (Robert Louis Stevenson); The Time Machine (H.G. Wells); (Joseph Conrad); Howard's End (E.M. Forster); And Then There Were None (Agatha Christie); The Fellowship of the Ring (J.R.R. Tolkien); The Remains of the Day (Kazuo Ishiguro); Harry Potter & the Sorcerer's Stone (J.K. Rowling); The Man Who Would Be King (Rudyard Kipling) and The Golden Compass (Phillip Pullman). The essays in Introduction to Literary Context: English Literature also include a list of Additional Contemporary Novels, Discussion Questions, and Essay Ideas to help students get the most out of their study of these important works. This new Series will be a must-have addition to all high school and undergraduate literature departments.

Gelijkaardige boeken

Boek cover Harvard Encyclopedia of American Ethnic Groups van S Thernstrom
From Acadians to Zoroastrians-Asians, American Indians, East Indians, West Indians, Europeans, Latin Americans, Afro-Americans, and Mexican...
›› meer info
Boek cover New York Public Library Literature van Stonesong Press
Compiles information about English-language literature from around the world, discussing authors, works of literature, recommended reading,...
›› meer info
Boek cover Heroes and Heroines van Salem Press
The Critical Survey of Mythology and Folklore series offers analytical articles and plot summaries of the major myths, fairy tales, and other...
›› meer info
Boek cover Mario Vargas Llosa van
Unarguably the greatest active Spanish language novelist, Mario Vargas Llosa was rewarded with the Nobel Prize in 2010 for, in the Swedish Academy's...
›› meer info
Boek cover War and Peace van
Tolstoy's epic novel is one of the most famous pieces of Russian literature and is on the short list of the most important works of literature in the...
›› meer info
Boek cover Critical Survey of Shakespeares Sonnets van Salem Press
Print Purchase Includes Free Online Access
The Critical Survey of Shakespeare's Sonnets offers a collection of new essays on the Sonnets writer Shakespeare, the most famous English playwright...
›› meer info
Boek cover Issues in U.S. Immigration van Salem Press
Print Purchase Includes Free Online Access
Issues in U.S. ImmigrationDesigned for and written to be understood by high school students and college undergraduates, Immigration in U.S. History...
›› meer info
Boek cover Modern & Post-Modern Poetry van
Print Purchase Includes Free Online Access
Introduction to Literary Context: Modern & Post-Modern Poetry examines over 55 diverse poetic works published by significant men and women throughout...
›› meer info
Boek cover 18th Century - 21st Century Plays van
Introduction to Literary Context: Plays examines over 35 plays from pivotal playwrights from the 1700's to the present day by providing in-depth...
›› meer info
Boek cover Moral van
Print Purchase Includes Free Online Access
Salem Press' Critical Approaches to Literature series is designed to provide students and researchers with fresh insight into the various critical...
›› meer info