Character Studies

Author: Mark Singer
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 9780618773633
Size: 32.61 MB
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Filled with profiles of fascinating Americans, this selection of biographical essays by the New Yorker writer features produce farmer Tom Chino, illusionist Ricky Jay, director Martin Scorcese, chefs Alice Waters and Wolfgang Puck, and many ...

Othello

Author: Nicholas Potter
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing
ISBN: 1441190929
Size: 68.21 MB
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The study of the key characters takes the discussion of the text immediately into the central issues of "otherness", gender, race and power.

Hamlet

Author: Michael Davies
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing
ISBN: 1441135367
Size: 38.91 MB
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The guide includes: an introductory overview of the text, including a brief discussion of the background to the play including its sources, reception and critical tradition; an overview of the narrative structure; chapters discussing in ...

Twelfth Night

Author: Graham Atkin
Publisher: A&C Black
ISBN: 1441147276
Size: 44.82 MB
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The characters of Twelfth Night are both memorable and engaging and it is through their funny, and at times bitter, interplay that we experience the peculiar world of Shakespeare's Illyria.

Walking In God S Promises

Author: Elizabeth George
Publisher: Harvest House Publishers
ISBN: 0736933433
Size: 27.32 MB
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On many occasions, Sarah faced very difficult circumstances and made some mistakes along the way.

Waiting For Godot

Author: Paul Lawley
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing
ISBN: 144111050X
Size: 67.34 MB
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This book provides an introductory study of Beckett's most famous play, dealing not just with the four main characters but with the pairings that they form, and the implications of these pairings for the very idea of character in the play.

Wuthering Heights

Author: Melissa Fegan
Publisher: A&C Black
ISBN: 1441144951
Size: 55.55 MB
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This novel, with its references to physiognomy and monomania, its interest in dreams as revelations of the unconscious mind, and its recognition of the importance of origins in character-formation, reflects important developments in the ...

Frankenstein

Author: David Higgins
Publisher: A&C Black
ISBN: 1441119671
Size: 14.84 MB
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This study includes: an introductory overview of the novel, including a brief account of its historical and literary contexts; its reception history; discussion of the major themes and narrative structure; detailed analysis of, the ...