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A Quick Guide to "On the Road"
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Series: A Quick Guide, Book 8 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 136. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,780. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2013 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
The novel is based on the personal experiences of the author and his friends who traveled across America. “On the Road” is often regarded as a defining work of the postwar Beat Generation. The protagonists of the novel live life against a backdrop of jazz, poetry, and use of drug. They happen to be like wandering hippies.
Ready Reference Treatise: The Autobiography of an Ex-Colored Man
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Series: Ready Reference Treatises, Book 100 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 125. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,400. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
“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.
Literature Help: "Gone with the Wind"
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Series: Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 174 · A Quick Guide, Book 34. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,570. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2013 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
Scarlett O’Hara happens to be the spoiled daughter of a rich plantation owner. The story presents her experiences. She uses every means which she has to come out of the poverty which she finds herself in after Sherman’s “March to the Sea.”
Literature Help: Light In August
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Series: Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 176 · A Quick Guide, Book 36. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,340. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2013 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
The story is set in the writers’ present day. It happens to be the interwar period. The story revolves around two strangers who visit Jefferson, Yoknapatawpha County, Mississippi, at different times. It is a fictional county which is based on Faulkner’s home, Lafayette County, Mississippi.
Ready Reference Treatise: Yonnondio: From the Thirties
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Series: Ready Reference Treatises, Book 109 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 246. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,390. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
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.
महान लेखक श्रंखला 7: एफ स्कॉट फिट्ज़जेरल्ड
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Series: Hindi Stories and Novels (हिन्दी कथा संसार). Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 3,930. Language: Hindi. Published: November 9, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
एफ स्कॉट फिट्ज़जेरल्ड अमेरिका के उन महान लेखकों में गिने जाते हैं जिन्होने अपने साहित्य में किसी एक युग विशेष का वर्णन किया है। फिट्ज़जेरल्ड की रचनायें जैज़ युग या जैज़ एज के सबसे उत्कृष्ट उदाहरण प्रस्तुत करती हैं।
महान लेखक श्रंखला 13: टोनी मॉरिसन
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Series: Hindi Stories and Novels (हिन्दी कथा संसार). Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 2,870. Language: Hindi. Published: November 15, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
टोनी मॉरिसन ने अपनी अभूतपूर्व साहित्यिक कृतियों से अपने लिये अमरीकी और विश्व साहित्य में एक विशिष्ट स्थान बना लिया है। उनका जन्म का नाम क्लोवी अर्देलिया वॉफर्ड था।
Literature Help: Maggie: A Girl of the Streets
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Series: A Quick Guide · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,450. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
“Maggie: A Girl of the Streets” by Stephen Crane was first published in 1893. This novella by this famous American novelist was not very well received when it was first published. It did not win literary acclaim and public attention.