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Emma - Jane Austen (Bloom's Modern Critical Interpretations)

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Synopsis:

- Critical essays reflecting a variety of schools of criticism

- Notes on the contributing critics, a chronology of the author's life, and an index

- An introductory essay by Harold Bloom.

Synopsis:

Calling Jane Austen's Emma "charming," Harold Bloom states, "Austen is not writing a tragedy of the will...but a great comedy of the will." He goes on to say that Austen's heroines have firmly defined selves, each molded with an individuality that suggests the author's potential for creating endless diversity in her enduring works. This new edition of contemporary critical commentary on this classic novel, also features a bibliography, a chronology of Austen's life, and an index for quick reference.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781604138160
Author:
Bloom, Harold, Ed
Publisher:
Blooms Literary Criticism
Editor:
Bloom, Harold
Author:
Bloom, Harold
Subject:
Literary Criticism & Collections
Subject:
Austen, Jane
Subject:
Reference - General
Subject:
English literature -- 18th century.
Subject:
Children s-Collections
Edition Description:
New Hardcover
Series:
Bloom's Modern Critical Interpretations
Publication Date:
20100231
Binding:
Hardcover
Language:
English
Pages:
142
Dimensions:
9.30x6.20x.50 in. .75 lbs.

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Product details 142 pages Chelsea House Publications - English 9781604138160 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , - Critical essays reflecting a variety of schools of criticism

- Notes on the contributing critics, a chronology of the author's life, and an index

- An introductory essay by Harold Bloom.

"Synopsis" by , Calling Jane Austen's Emma "charming," Harold Bloom states, "Austen is not writing a tragedy of the will...but a great comedy of the will." He goes on to say that Austen's heroines have firmly defined selves, each molded with an individuality that suggests the author's potential for creating endless diversity in her enduring works. This new edition of contemporary critical commentary on this classic novel, also features a bibliography, a chronology of Austen's life, and an index for quick reference.
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