Ready Reference Treatises

Ready Reference Treatise: Uncle Tom’s Cabin
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Series: Ready Reference Treatises, Book 1 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 22. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,520. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Classics
Uncle Tom’s Cabin by Harriet Beecher Stowe is an anti slavery novel; it was first published in America in 1852. Uncle Tom’s Cabin is also known as “Life among the Lowly”. It is believed that this was the novel which paved the way to the revolutionary changes in the American society and it helped lay the groundwork for the Civil War.
Ready Reference Treatise: The Piano Lesson
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Series: Ready Reference Treatises, Book 2 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 23. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,860. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2012. Category: Fiction » Classics
The Piano Lesson brought Wilson both name and fame. It won the prestigious Pulitzer Prize for drama in the year 1990. August Wilson began to be recognized as one of the best American playwrights.
Ready Reference Treatise: Our Town
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Series: Ready Reference Treatises, Book 3 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 24. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,070. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Classics
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Ready Reference Treatise: The Importance of Being Earnest
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Series: Ready Reference Treatises, Book 4 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 25. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,060. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Classics
The Importance of Being Earnest by Oscar Wilde is a trivial comedy which calls the attention of serious people.
Ready Reference Treatise: Oedipus Rex
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Series: Ready Reference Treatises, Book 5 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 26. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,430. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European
Oedipus Rex or Oedipus the King is one of the most famous Athenian tragedies by the Greek playwright Sophocles.
Ready Reference Treatise: A & P
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Series: Ready Reference Treatises, Book 6 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 27. Price: $1.25 USD. Words: 4,500. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Classics
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Ready Reference Treatise: The Dumb Waiter
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Series: Ready Reference Treatises, Book 7 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 28. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,830. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2012. Category: Plays » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
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Ready Reference Treatise: Babylon Revisited
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Series: Ready Reference Treatises, Book 8 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 29. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,100. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » Classics
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Ready Reference Treatise: The Great Gatsby
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Series: Ready Reference Treatises, Book 9 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 30. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,160. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Curricula
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Ready Reference Treatise: Herzog
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Series: Ready Reference Treatises, Book 10 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 31. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,770. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
In his book Herzog, Saul Bellow has presented the account which is believed to be autobiographical. Some critics believe that we can find a lot about Saul Bellow’s personal life from his book “Herzog.”
Ready Reference Treatise: The Red Badge of Courage
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Series: Ready Reference Treatises, Book 11 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 32. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,890. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Classics
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Ready Reference Treatise: The Call of the Wild
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Series: Ready Reference Treatises, Book 12 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 33. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,370. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
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Ready Reference Treatise: The Year of Magical Thinking
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Series: Ready Reference Treatises, Book 13 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 34. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,250. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Literature
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Ready Reference Treatise: An Enemy of the People
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Series: Ready Reference Treatises, Book 14 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 35. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,360. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
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Ready Reference Treatise: A Clergyman's Daughter
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Series: Ready Reference Treatises, Book 15 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 36. Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 3,050. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Educational
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Ready Reference Treatise: A Border Passage
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Series: Ready Reference Treatises, Book 16 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 37. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,010. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » College Guides
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Ready Reference Treatise: Of Mice and Men
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Series: Ready Reference Treatises, Book 17 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 38. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,190. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
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Ready Reference Treatise: Waiting for Godot
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Series: Ready Reference Treatises, Book 18 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 39. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,740. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Literature
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Ready Reference Treatise: Things Fall Apart
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Series: Ready Reference Treatises, Book 19 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 40. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,250. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
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Ready Reference Treatise: The God of Small Things
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Series: Ready Reference Treatises, Book 20 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 41. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,010. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary criticism
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Ready Reference Treatise: Lord of the Flies
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Series: Ready Reference Treatises, Book 21 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 42. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,380. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary criticism
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Ready Reference Treatise: 1984
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Series: Ready Reference Treatises, Book 22 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 43. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,640. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Educational
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Ready Reference Treatise: Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl
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Series: Ready Reference Treatises, Book 23 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 44. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,760. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Guide books or book notes are primarily written to make students understand the original text better, especially from all those angles which are often overlooked by a casual reader. The present book introduces the author in details, provides analysis of the characters and themes, and includes the complete summary.
Ready Reference Treatise: Animal Farm
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Series: Ready Reference Treatises, Book 24 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 45. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,540. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
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Ready Reference Treatise: Coming Up for Air
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Series: Ready Reference Treatises, Book 25 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 46. Price: $1.75 USD. Words: 3,540. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
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Ready Reference Treatise: Burmese Days
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Series: Ready Reference Treatises, Book 26 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 47. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,720. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
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Ready Reference Treatise: Down and Out in Paris and London
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Series: Ready Reference Treatises, Book 27 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 48. Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 4,410. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
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Ready Reference Treatise: Across Five Aprils
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Series: Ready Reference Treatises, Book 28 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 49. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,080. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
“Across Five Aprils” can be evaluated as one of the best English novels, if not the best, ever written combining the history of a nation and the history of a family.
Ready Reference Treatise: All the King's Men
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Series: Ready Reference Treatises, Book 29 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 50. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,850. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
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Ready Reference Treatise:The Road to Wigan Pier
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Series: Ready Reference Treatises, Book 30 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 51. Price: $1.25 USD. Words: 3,920. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
George Orwell had spent a fair amount of time in the bleak industrial heartlands of the West Midlands, Yorkshire, and Lancashire. He had seen and understood the life of the working class people.
Ready Reference Treatise: A Doll’s House
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Series: Ready Reference Treatises, Book 31 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 52. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,580. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
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Ready Reference Treatise: Brand
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Series: Ready Reference Treatises, Book 32 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 53. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,820. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
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Ready Reference Treatise: The Grapes of Wrath
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Series: Ready Reference Treatises, Book 33 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 54. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,650. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
The Joads do not lose their dignity and they continue to possess the kindness which is so precious to them.
Ready Reference Treatise: East of Eden
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Series: Ready Reference Treatises, Book 34 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 55. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,090. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
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Ready Reference Treatise: Tortilla Flat
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Series: Ready Reference Treatises, Book 35 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 56. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,730. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
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Ready Reference Treatise: Cannery Row
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Series: Ready Reference Treatises, Book 36 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 57. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,300. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
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Ready Reference Treatise: The Winter of Our Discontent
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Series: Ready Reference Treatises, Book 37 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 58. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,260. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
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Ready Reference Treatise: Travels with Charley, In Search of America
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Series: Ready Reference Treatises, Book 38 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 59. Price: $1.75 USD. Words: 4,450. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
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Ready Reference Treatise: All My Sons
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Series: Ready Reference Treatises, Book 39 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 60. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,940. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
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Ready Reference Treatise: No Longer at Ease
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Series: Ready Reference Treatises, Book 40 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 61. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,590. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
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Ready Reference Treatise: The Crucible
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Series: Ready Reference Treatises, Book 41 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 62. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,080. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
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Ready Reference Treatise: Death of a Salesman
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Series: Ready Reference Treatises, Book 42 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 63. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,080. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
"Death of a Salesman" is one of the finest plays ever written by an American writer. The story revolves around the struggles and conflicts of the members of a family, and how it ends in a tragedy. This short treatise critically analyzes the novel, its characters and other significant elements.
Ready Reference Treatise: A Death in the Family
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Series: Ready Reference Treatises, Book 43 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 64. Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 4,050. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
The book “A Death in the Family” by James Agee is an autobiographical novel. The story is set in Knoxville, Tennessee. Agee started writing the book in the year 1948 but even at the time of his death in the year 1955 the book was not quite complete.
Ready Reference Treatise: The American
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Series: Ready Reference Treatises, Book 44 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 65. Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 5,490. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
“The American” by Henry James was first published as a serial in the magazine The Atlantic Monthly between 1876 and 1877. It was later published as a book in 1877.
Ready Reference Treatise: The Ambassadors
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Series: Ready Reference Treatises, Book 45 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 66. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,900. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
The Ambassadors written by Henry James was published in 1903. It was earlier published as a serial in the North American Review.
Ready Reference Treatise: A Man for All Seasons
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Series: Ready Reference Treatises, Book 46 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 67. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,880. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
“A Man for All Season” in its early form had been written for BBC Radio in the year 1954, and its one hour live television version was made in the year 1957. Finally, Bolt worked on it and wrote it for the stage.
Ready Reference Treatise: American Dream
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Series: Ready Reference Treatises, Book 47 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 68. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,130. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
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Ready Reference Treatise: Washington Square
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Series: Ready Reference Treatises, Book 48 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 69. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,160. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
Washington Square, by Henry James, is a tragicomedy written in a very simple style. The story revolves around a daughter and her father. The daughter is dull but sweet and the father is quite brilliant and highly authoritative.
Ready Reference Treatise: The Hunger Games
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Series: Ready Reference Treatises, Book 49 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 70. Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 4,890. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
“The Hunger Games” by Suzanne Collins is one of the best young adult novels ever written. The book was first published on 14th of September in the year 2008. It was first published in hardcover by Scholastic.
Ready Reference Treatise: The Turn of the Screw
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Series: Ready Reference Treatises, Book 50 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 71. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,190. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
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Ready Reference Treatise: All the Pretty Horses
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Series: Ready Reference Treatises, Book 51 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 72. Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 4,110. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
The novel “All the Pretty Horses” by Cormac McCarthy was first published by Alfred A Knopf in the year 1992.
Ready Reference Treatise: A Clockwork Orange
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Series: Ready Reference Treatises, Book 52 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 73. Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 4,250. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
It is a dystopian novel written by British author Anthony Burgess. The book was first published in 1962.
Ready Reference Treatise: A Midsummer Night's Dream
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Series: Ready Reference Treatises, Book 53 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 74. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,390. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
Who could have thought that the vast and enchanting English literature and the English speaking world would be indebted to a person who had no academic higher education? Yes, William Shakespeare is the person who gave a new direction to the literary world and the academic pursuits all over the world.
Ready Reference Treatise: A Connecticut Yankee In King Arthur's Court
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Series: Ready Reference Treatises, Book 54 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 75. Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 4,220. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
“A Connecticut Yankee In King Arthur's Court” is a comic satire which reveals the sixth century England and it medieval culture through the perspective of the central character Hank Morgan.
Ready Reference Treatise: Much Ado about Nothing
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Series: Ready Reference Treatises, Book 55 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 76. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,190. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
Who could have thought that the vast and enchanting English literature and the English speaking world would be indebted to a person who had no academic higher education? Yes, William Shakespeare is the person who gave a new direction to the literary world and the academic pursuits all over the world.
Ready Reference Treatise: As You Like It
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Series: Ready Reference Treatises, Book 56 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 77. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,540. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
“As You Like it” by William Shakespeare is a pastoral comedy. It is presumed that the play was written between 1599 and 1600. The play is said to be highly inspired by “Rosalynde” which was written by Thomas Lodge. “Rosalynde” was the early prose romance.
Ready Reference Treatise: A Passage to India
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Series: Ready Reference Treatises, Book 57 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 78. Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 5,100. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
The book “A Passage to India” by E. M. Forster is based on the subject of the relationship between the East and West. The story is set against the backdrop of the British Raj in India and it moves along the Independence movement in India in the 1920s.
Ready Reference Treatise: A Room with a View
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Series: Ready Reference Treatises, Book 58 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 79. Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 4,800. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
“A Room with a View” by E. M. Forster was first published in 1908. The story revolves around a young woman living in the repressed culture of Edwardian England.
Ready Reference Treatise: A Streetcar Named Desire
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Series: Ready Reference Treatises, Book 59 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 80. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,440. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
Blanche comes from a very refined background. The Old South is gradually dying. They have lost their ancestral house and land. The life in New Orleans seems to be of low standard to Blanche. She can’t accept the world of the New South.
Ready Reference Treatise: A Tale of Two Cities
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Series: Ready Reference Treatises, Book 60 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 81. Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 4,310. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
“A Tale of Two Cities” by Charles Dickens is a masterpiece. The story is set in London and Paris before and during the French Revolution.
Ready Reference Treatise: Atlas Shrugged
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Series: Ready Reference Treatises, Book 61 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 82. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 15,130. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
“Atlas Shrugged" was Rand’s fourth and last novel. It was first published in 1957. It was her longest novel. Rand considered “Atlas Shrugged” to be her magnum opus in novel writing.
Ready Reference Treatise: The Assistant
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Series: Ready Reference Treatises, Book 62 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 83. Price: $1.75 USD. Words: 5,410. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
The novel “The Assistant” is the second novel written by Bernard Malamud. The story is set in the working class neighborhood of Brooklyn, New York.
Ready Reference Treatise: The Awakening
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Series: Ready Reference Treatises, Book 63 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 84. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,150. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
“The Awakening” by Kate Chopin is considered to be her best work. It was first published in 1899. The story is set in New Orleans and the Southern Louisiana coast at the end of the 19th century.
Ready Reference Treatise: The Autobiography of Miss Jane Pittman
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Series: Ready Reference Treatises, Book 64 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 85. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,250. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
“The Autobiography of Miss Jane Pittman” by Ernest J. Gaines was first published in the year 1971. The story revolves around the struggles of African American.
Ready Reference Treatise: Barn Burning
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Series: Ready Reference Treatises, Book 65 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 86. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,530. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
“Barn Burning” by William Faulkner is a short story. The story was first published in the year 1939 in Harper’s.
Ready Reference Treatise: The Bean Trees
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Series: Ready Reference Treatises, Book 66 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 87. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,360. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
“The Bean Trees” was the first book written by Barbara Kingsolver. It was first published in 1988. The story revolves around Taylor Greer, the protagonist of the novel. She happens to be a native of Kentucky. She finds herself in Oklahoma near Cherokee territory.
Ready Reference Treatise: Darkness at Noon
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Series: Ready Reference Treatises, Book 67 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 88. Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 3,680. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
“Darkness at Noon” by Arthur Koestler was first published in 1940. It is considered as his best known work.
Ready Reference Treatise: The Bluest Eye
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Series: Ready Reference Treatises, Book 68 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 89. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,280. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
“The Bluest Eye” by Nobel Prize winning American author Toni Morrison was first published in 1970. While writing this novel, Toni Morrison was teaching at Howard University and raising her two sons on her own.
Ready Reference Treatise: Black Boy
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Series: Ready Reference Treatises, Book 69 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 90. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,050. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
“Black Boy” by Richard Wright is an autobiographical novel. It describes the author's struggles in the society where color discrimination was the main obstacle in the way of social and economic success.
Ready Reference Treatise: Beloved
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Series: Ready Reference Treatises, Book 70 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 91. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,800. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
“Beloved” by the Nobel Prize winning American writer Toni Morrison was first published in 1987. The story is set during and after the Civil War in America, between 1861 and 1865. An African-American slave, Margaret Garner, is the source of inspiration for the story.
Ready Reference Treatise: The Black Prince
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Series: Ready Reference Treatises, Book 71 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 93. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,130. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
“The Black Prince” by Iris Murdoch was first published in the year 1973. It was the author’s fifteenth novel. The title alludes to Hamlet.
Ready Reference Treatise: Bless Me, Ultima
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Series: Ready Reference Treatises, Book 72 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 94. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,880. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
“Bless Me, Ultima” by Rudolfo Anaya was first published in 1972. It is considered to be one of the most widely read and critically acclaimed novel in the Chicano literary canon.
Ready Reference Treatise: Bleak House
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Series: Ready Reference Treatises, Book 73 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 95. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,250. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
“Bleak House” is one of the most famous novels written by Charles Dickens. It was first published in twenty monthly installments from March 1852 to 1853.
Ready Reference Treatise: The Comedy of Errors
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The play derives the major part of its humour from mistaken identity and slapstick. Word play and pun happen to be equally powerful in this play.
Ready Reference Treatise: Bread Givers
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“Bread Givers” by Anzia Yezierska was first published in 1925. The story of the novel revolves around the growth of a Jewish American girl. Her immigrant parents are originally from Poland. The story presents the complete details of her growing up in that house-hold.
Ready Reference Treatise: Breath, Eyes, Memory
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“Breath, Eyes, Memory” was the first novel by Edwidge Danticat. At the time of the publication of this novel, she was only twenty five years old.
Ready Reference Treatise: The Book of the City of Ladies
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Series: Ready Reference Treatises, Book 77 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 99. Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 4,120. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
“The Book of the City of Ladies, published in 1405, is said to be the most famous literary work of the author Christine de Pizan.
Ready Reference Treatise: Evelina
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“Evelina” is an epistolary novel, in three volumes. Evelina the title character happens to be the daughter of a dissipated English aristocrat, but she is not acknowledged as the legitimate daughter.
Ready Reference Treatise: Pamela
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“Pamela” by Samuel Richardson is also titled “Virtue Rewarded.” It is an epistolary novel. The book was first published in 1740. The story revolves around a maid servant named Pamela Andrews.
Ready Reference Treatise: The Homecoming
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“The Homecoming” by Nobel laureate Harold Pinter is a two-act play. It was written in 1964. The play was first published in the year 1965.
Ready Reference Treatise: The Country Wife
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“The Country Wife” by William Wycherley is a Restoration comedy. It was written in the year 1675. Since the play was written during the early Restoration period, it presents and aristocratic and anti-puritan ideology.
Ready Reference Treatise: Wide Sargasso Sea
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“Wide Sargasso Sea” appears to be acting as a prequel to Jane Eyre written by Charlotte Bronte. The story of the novel “Wide Sargasso Sea” revolves around Antoinette Cosway (who was known as Bertha Mason in Bronte’s novel “Jane Eyre”).
Ready Reference Treatise: Endgame
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“Endgame” by Samuel Beckett was originally written in French language, and it was titled “Fin de partie.” This one act play has been written in a style that happens to be associated with the Theatre of the Absurd.
Ready Reference Treatise: Robinson Crusoe
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It is a fictional autobiography of Robinson Crusoe, who happens to be a castaway. Crusoe is compelled to spend twenty eight years on a remote island near Trinidad, the West Indies.
Ready Reference Treatise: Under the Net
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“Under the Net” was the first novel written by Iris Murdoch. It was published in 1954. The story is set in London and Paris.
Ready Reference Treatise: Gulliver's Travels
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“Gulliver’s Travels” by Irish writer and clergyman Jonathan Swift was first published in the year 1726.
Ready Reference Treatise: Coriolanus
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When exactly the play “Coriolanus” was enacted first is not known, however, according to the most of the scholars, the play was launched somewhere between 1605 and 1610. Some others try to emphasize that the play was first staged in probably 1608 or 1609.
Ready Reference Treatise: The Poisonwood Bible
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First of all, the title “The Poisonwood Bible” draws the attention of the readers. It is not only appropriate but also indispensable.
Ready Reference Treatise: Hamlet
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Hamlet’s character is the expression of overwhelming grief to seething rage. Sometimes there is real madness and sometimes it is feigned.
Ready Reference Treatise: Midnight’s Children
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“Midnight’s Children” by Salman Rushdie is said to be one of the most widely read book in the 20th century.
Ready Reference Treatise: How the Garcia Girls Lost Their Accents
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The story is narrated from the reverse chronological order. It has been narrated from shifting perspectives.
Ready Reference Treatise: A Christmas Carol
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The story revolves around the central character Ebenezer Scrooge. He happens to be a stingy and irascible character. With the progression of the story, he goes through ideological, ethical, and emotional transformation.
Ready Reference Treatise: A Delicate Balance
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“A Delicate Balance” by Edward Albee is a remarkable play, highly acclaimed and admired. It first premiered in the year 1966. The play won the Pulitzer Prize for Drama in the year 1967. It was the first of the three Pulitzer Prizes which Edward Albee received for his literary creations.
Ready Reference Treatise: A Wrinkle in Time
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“A Wrinkle in Time” by Madeleine L’Engle is a science fantasy. The book was first published in the year 1962. The story of the novel revolves around a young girl. Her father happens to be a government scientist. His father had been working on a mysterious project called a tesseract, but one day he goes missing.
Ready Reference Treatise: A Prayer for Owen Meany
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“A Prayer for Owen Meany” by John Irving was first published in 1989. It happens to be the seventh published novel by the author. The story revolves around John Wheelwright and his best friend Owen Meany. Both of them grow up together in a small town in New England during 1950s and 1960s.
Ready Reference Treatise: The Big Sleep
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“The Big Sleep” by Raymond Chandler is a crime novel. It was published in 1939. This was the first novel which presented detective Philip Marlowe. Two movies have already made on this novel, the first was made in 1946 and the second in 1978.
Ready Reference Treatise: The Spanish Tragedy
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“The Spanish Tragedy” is said to be one of the best Elizabethan tragedies written by Thomas Kyd. It is said to have been written between 1582 and 1592. The play was highly popular in its time, and it created a deep impact on the minds of the readers and viewers.
Ready Reference Treatise: The Book Thief
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“The Book Thief” was written by Markus Zusak, an Australian novelist. It was a highly successful book when it was published in 2006 for the first time. The story of the novel is narrated by Death. The story is set in Nazi Germany. The narrator explains that he was very busy like Germany was busy.
Ready Reference Treatise: Henry IV Part I
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The play describes in complete detail a period of history that begins with Hotspur's battle at Homildon against the Douglas late in 1402 and ends with the defeat of the rebels at Shrewsbury in the middle of 1403. Both general audiences and critics have admired the play.
Ready Reference Treatise: The Autobiography of an Ex-Colored Man
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“The Autobiography of an Ex-Colored Man” by James Weldon Johnson was first published anonymously in 1912 by Sherman, French, and Company in New York.
Ready Reference Treatise: Bird by Bird
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“Bird by Bird” by Anne Lamott was first published in 1994. It is considered her best-known work. The book is inspired by the author’s own personal relationships.
Ready Reference Treatise: The Catcher in the Rye
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“The Catcher in the Rye” by J. D. Salinger was first published in 1951. It is said to be one of the best novels written by Salinger. The book was originally published only for adult readers, but over the years it began to be popular with adolescent readers because the themes of teenage angst and alienation appeal to young readers.
Ready Reference Treatise: The Time Machine
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“The Time Machine” by H. G. Wells was first published in 1895. It is a science fiction novella. The credit of popularizing the scientific concept of time travel goes to “The Time Machine.”
Ready Reference Treatise: Invisible Man
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“Invisible Man” by Ralph Ellison was first published in 1952. It was published by Random House. The story explores many of the social and intellectual issues which face African Americans in the early 20th century. The plot also deals very effectively with the notion of Black Nationalism. It describes the relationship between black identity and Marxism.
Ready Reference Treatise: Arcadia
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“Arcadia” by Tom Stoppard is a famous play written in 1993. The play revolves around the relationship between past and present and between order and disorder and the certainty of knowledge.
Ready Reference Treatise: The White Tiger
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The story is told through a retrospective narration by Balram Halwai. He is a village boy. The novel follows this village boy’s first journey to Delhi where he works as driver of a rich landlord. From there he goes to Bangalore. He kills his master in Delhi and flees from there.
Ready Reference Treatise: Middlemarch
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The novel "Middlemarch"describes in detail that the choice of an occupation by which one earns a living is also very important issue. The author very clearly points to the consequences of making wrong choices in life.
Ready Reference Treatise: Mother Courage and Her Children
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The play is not set in modern times. It is set during the Thirty Years’ War of 1618-1648. The play revolves around a wily canteen woman, nicknamed Mother Courage. She works with the Swedish Army. She is quite courageous and she has decided to make her living from the war.
Ready Reference Treatise: Yonnondio: From the Thirties
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The book describes the lives of the Holbrook family. It shows their struggle to survive during the 1920s. They happen to be a working class family. The book also deals with the themes of motherhood, socioeconomic order, and pre-depression era. When the book was first published, it was published as an unfinished piece of writing.
Ready Reference Treatise: Little Women
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“Little Women” was particularly written for female readers; however, it became equally popular with male readers. True love, work, and domesticity are the three noticeable themes of the novel. These three themes are interdependent.
Ready Reference Treatise: The Caretaker
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According to Harold Pinter, he wrote “The Caretaker” while he and his wife were living in Chiswick. There are some events in the play which clearly seem to be drawn on those events which had taken place in Pinter’s own life at the time.
Ready Reference Treatise: The Remains of the Day
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The story revolves around Steven’s professional and personal relationship with Miss Kenton, his former colleague and the housekeeper.
Ready Reference Treatise: Disgrace
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The story very descriptively deals with the country’s changing scenario. There is a third person narrator, David Lurie, whose narration dominates the major part of the story.
Ready Reference Treatise: Child of the Dark
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The author had a very difficult childhood. It was full of prejudice and ostracism and there were several reasons for that. There were several things which were against her in that prejudiced society.
Ready Reference Treatise: Juno and the Paycock
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There was a treaty signed between the IRA and the British government that allowed the self governance of sixteen out of twenty two counties.The treaty was signed in the year 1921. It was, however, a controversial treaty. The die-hard Republicans demanded the independence of all of Ireland.
Ready Reference Treatise: Alas, Babylon
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The most significant theme of the novel is war. Several other themes such as survival, cooperation, perseverance, community, and hope have been explored very efficiently in the novel.
Ready Reference Treatise: Flowers for Algernon
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Charlie Gordon happens to be the first human test subject for the surgery. He writes a series of progress reports and tells the story. There are several moral and ethical themes in the novel.
Ready Reference Treatise: Look Back In Anger
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Jimmy Porter is an educated and intelligent young man of working class; he is highly dissatisfied. Alison is his wife; she is from upper middle class, but she is quite impassive.
Ready Reference Treatise: Midaq Alley
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The book “Zuqaq al Midaq” was first published in Arabic, in Egypt, in the year 1847. Midaq Ally is a back street in Cairo, Egypt. The place teems with crowds. It is presented as a microcosm of the world.
Ready Reference Treatise: Pedro Paramo
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Gabriel Garcia Marquez was one of the greatest admirers of the book. He admitted once during an interview that he was greatly inspired by “Pedro Paramo.” He said that having written his first four books, he felt blocked and he was not able to write anything. He discovered “Pedro Paramo” in 1961 and read it.