Study Guides: English Literature

Dictionary of Biochemistry
Series: Dictionaries, Book 7 · Study Guides: English Literature, Book 200 · A Quick Guide. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 7,740. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2011 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Chemistry, Nonfiction » Reference » Dictionaries
A useful dictionary for the students and teachers of Biochemistry
Dictionary of Audiology
Series: Dictionaries, Book 8 · Study Guides: English Literature, Book 201 · A Quick Guide. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,670. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2011 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Biology, Nonfiction » Reference » Dictionaries
A useful dictionary for the students and teachers of audiology.
Dictionary of Ecclesiastical Terms
Series: Dictionaries, Book 9 · Study Guides: English Literature, Book 202 · A Quick Guide. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,960. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2011 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Dictionaries, Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Christianity
Christianity has developed not only as a religion but as a way of life over the past two millenniums. It is the largest religion in the world, and half of the population of the world is Christian.
Pondicherry-The Educational Hub of Southern India
Series: Study Guides: English Literature, Book 203 · A Quick Guide. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,880. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2011 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region » Asia, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
Pondicherry is a beautiful Union Territory in India.Millions of tourists visit the state every year.
Dictionary of Sanskrit Terms
Series: Dictionaries, Book 10 · Study Guides: English Literature, Book 204 · A Quick Guide. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,060. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2011 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Directories, Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Hindi
There are hundreds of Sanskrit terms which are frequently used by writers, poets, and scholars. This concise dictionary will acquaint you with the most common of those Sanskrit terms.
Dictionary of Dermatology
Series: Dictionaries, Book 12 · Study Guides: English Literature, Book 205 · A Quick Guide. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,320. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2011 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Dictionaries, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cosmetics
Dermatology is a highly specialized and distinct branch of medical science that deals with skin and its diseases, a unique specialty with both medical and surgical aspects.
All about Muhammad Ali
Series: Study Guides: English Literature, Book 206 · A Quick Guide. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,830. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2011 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » People of color, Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Muhammad Ali (Cassius Marcellus Clay, Jr.) is considered to be the greatest of boxer in the world. No other boxer has been able to emulate the examples set by the Great Muhammad Ali.
All about Rabindranath Tagore
Series: Study Guides: English Literature, Book 207 · A Quick Guide. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,910. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2011 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
"That which fails to illuminate the intellect, and only keeps it in the obsession of some delusion, is its greatest obstacle." ---Rabindranath Tagore
All about Fidel Castro
Series: Study Guides: English Literature, Book 209 · A Quick Guide. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,840. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2012 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Political biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
No other revolutionary leader has influenced the modern world as has Castro, for his impregnable ideology kept him the leader of his people in Cuba for more than four decades.
All About Sexual Arousal
Series: Study Guides: English Literature, Book 210 · A Quick Guide. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,440. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2012 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Sex & Relationships  » Sexual behavior, Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
There are several stages of sexual arousal and it is not necessary that they might lead to the real sexual activity.
Maharaja Ranjit Singh: Sher-e-Punjab
Series: Study Guides: English Literature, Book 211 · A Quick Guide. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,430. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2012 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » History » Asian » India & southern Asia
The one eyed young Sikh was going to become a sworn enemy of the Durrani leaders in the following years.
Literature Help: Uncle Vanya
Series: Study Guides: English Literature, Book 212 · A Quick Guide, Book 46. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,700. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Plays » Russian & Former Soviet Union
The play revolves around a family consisting of an elderly professor and his glamorous young wife, Yelena, who happens to be much younger than the professor. They visit the rural estate that supports their urban lifestyle. Before that the husband and wife had been living in city.
Literature Help: The Master Builder
Series: Study Guides: English Literature, Book 213 · A Quick Guide, Book 47. Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 2,470. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Plays » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
“The Master Builder” was titled “Bygmester Solness” in Norwegian language. The play was first published in the month of December in 1892. It is said to be one of the most important and revealing works ever produced by Henrik Ibsen.
Literature Help: Cousin Bette
Series: Study Guides: English Literature, Book 214 · A Quick Guide, Book 48. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,680. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
The story of the novel is set in mid 19th century Paris. The story revolves around an unmarried middle-aged woman. She has an extended family, but she is the one who plans the destruction of her family.
Literature Help: Death in Venice
Series: Study Guides: English Literature, Book 215 · A Quick Guide, Book 49. Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 3,620. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Classics
Aschenbach, a German writer, travels to Venice to get a change of scene, for he has a writer’s block and he is desperately in need of inspiration. He happens to be a self-disciplined, respected, and successful writer who pays a lot of importance to purity of art and aestheticism.
Literature Help: A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man
Series: Study Guides: English Literature, Book 216 · A Quick Guide, Book 50. Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 3,920. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Classics
The story revolves around young Stephen Dedalus. It is believed that the character of Stephen Dedalus is a fictional alter ego of James Joyce and it is an allusion to Daedalus, who is believed to be the consummate craftsman of Greek Mythology.
Literature Help: Private Lives
Series: Study Guides: English Literature, Book 217 · A Quick Guide, Book 51. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,920. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Plays » American / African American
The play revolves around a divorced couple. They happen to be on honeymoon with their new spouses. It happens to be coincident that they are staying in adjacent rooms at the same hotel, and they come to know about it.
Literature Help: Lolita
Series: Study Guides: English Literature, Book 218 · A Quick Guide, Book 52. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,440. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Classics
Professor Humbert Humbert, about 38 years old, is the protagonist and unreliable narrator of the novel. He is obsessed with the 12 year old Dolores Haze. The professor becomes sexually involved with that girl after he becomes her stepfather. The private name of Dolores is “Lolita.”
Literature Help: The Wind In the Willows
Series: Study Guides: English Literature, Book 219 · A Quick Guide, Book 53. Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 3,920. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Classics
“The Wind In the Willows” is undoubtedly a very popular book. Actually, it is two separate books put into one. On one hand there are the chapters which describe the adventures of Toad and on the other hand there are those chapters which explore human emotions such as fear, nostalgia, awe, wanderlust.
Literature Help: Mosquitoes
Series: Study Guides: English Literature, Book 220 · A Quick Guide, Book 54. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,490. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
It is a satiric novel. “Mosquitoes” is William Faulkner’s second published novel. It is often said that the author wrote the novel while he was living in Paris, however, there is another opinion that he wrote the novel in Pascagoula, Mississippi in the summer of 1926. A unique writing style keeps readers amused throughout the novel.
Literature Help: Sanctuary
Series: Study Guides: English Literature, Book 221 · A Quick Guide, Book 55. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,610. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Classics
“Sanctuary” by William Faulkner was first published in 1931. It was his first highly successful novel that brought him name and fame. The novel is often regarded as one of Faulkner’s most controversial novel, because it is based on the theme of rape.
Literature Help: Pale Fire
Series: A Quick Guide, Book 57 · Study Guides: English Literature, Book 222. Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 5,080. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Classics
“Pale Fire” by Vladimir Nabokov was first published in 1962. It is a postmodern novel. In the opening of the novel there is a 999 line poem which is titled “Pale Fire” written by the fictional John Shade. There is a lengthy forward and long commentary by a neighbour and academic colleague of John Shade. The name of the colleague is Charles Kinbote.
Literature Help: The Sound and the Fury
Series: A Quick Guide, Book 56 · Study Guides: English Literature, Book 223. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,460. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Classics
“The Sound and the Fury” by William Faulkner was first published in 1929. It was the fourth novel written by William Faulkner. This novel is known for a number of narrative styles which the author has employed. The literary technique known as stream of consciousness is also noticeable in the novel.
Literature Help: The Pearl
Series: A Quick Guide, Book 58 · Study Guides: English Literature, Book 224. Price: $1.75 USD. Words: 4,830. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Classics
“The Pearl” by John Steinbeck was first published in 1947. This beautiful novella revolves around a pearl diver named Kino. The story very descriptively explores man’s nature as well as greed and evil. It is assumed that the story was inspired by a Mexican folk tale from La Paz, Baja California Sur, Mexico.