Crtical Introduction

The General Prologue by Geoffrey Chaucer: A Critical Introduction
Series: Crtical Introduction, Book 2. Price: $7.00 USD. Words: 79,840. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Literature, Fiction » Literature » Literary criticism
The book is virtually unique in providing, in a single volume, a comprehensive analysis of The General Prologue. It places the work in the context of the social change in late fourteenth century England and analyzes each pilgrim’s description in socio-historical terms. The poem is supported by the author’s own modernization of the text to enable the reader to understand Chaucer’s Middle English.
Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen: A Critical Introduction
Series: Crtical Introduction, Book 3. Price: $7.00 USD. Words: 81,030. Language: American English. Published: July 15, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Literature, Fiction » Literature » Literary criticism
A critical introduction to "Pride and Prejudice" by Jane Austen is suitable for students from high school up to university level as well as for the general reader. The book places the novel in the context of Austen's other works, analyzes the narrative voices, the manners of the times, marriage, and the importance of locations.
The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald: A Critical Introduction
Series: Crtical Introduction, Book 4. Price: $7.00 USD. Words: 83,040. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary criticism
This Critical Introduction explores the main themes, characters and symbols of "The Great Gatsby"; the quest for a new life, the preoccupation with one's place in society, the desire for riches and the greatest dream of all human beings. In doing so it offers an interpretation which, unlike most analyses of this American Masterpiece, places Nick as the focus of Fitzgerald’s attention.
The Stranger by Albert Camus: A Critical Introduction (Revised Edition)
Series: Crtical Introduction. Price: $8.00 USD. Words: 105,910. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Literature, Fiction » Literary collections » European / French
The Second Edition of this popular critical study has been significantly expanded and completely revised, making it the most thorough single-volume study of Camus’ classic novel. A Critical Introduction places Camus’ ideas in context. It contains a detailed introduction to Camus' early essays and works. Guiding questions and detailed analysis of each chapter of the text are included.