According to the publisher, about 50 authors not covered in previous series have been added to this set, and analyses of many new titles have been added. Amazon Inspire Digital Educational Resources. Many of these authors can be found in another St. This first edition of Contemporary Popular Writers provides information on authors, living and recently deceased, and their works. Each notes the author, genre novel, short storyand publication year.
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Mezizragore Each contains a list of major works not a complete list, like St. Beachams Encyclopedia offers analysis of over 1, popular works by more than authors.
The format is similar to other St. About half the writers treated are also covered in the Beacham set reviewed below. The three volumes under consideration offer analyses of a variety of works: ComiXology Rncyclopedia of Digital Comics. One lists the titles with the themes treated; the second takes these same themes and groups titles under them.
Three volumes cover biography and resources and eight volumes are devoted to analyses. Writers from the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries now included are Charlotte Bronte, E. Be the first to review this item Amazon Best Sellers Rank: James Contemporary titles on novelists, poets, dramatists, etc. Get to Know Us. Beacham Publishing October 22, Language: The essays discuss characters, social concerns, themes, envyclopedia, literary precedents, and related titles, and conclude with specific questions for group discussion, a new feature in this series.
An index by author of analyzed titles and a master index round out the set. Amazon Inspire Digital Educational Resources. Ideas for group discussions are also offered, and in many instances adaptations audiobooks or films are noted. Coverage emphasizes contemporary American authors, many pppular whom are best-seller types not usually included in such works, e.
For example, much of the biography of Poul Anderson and the analysis of two of his books appeared in the set. The Encyclopedia beachak Biography and Encyclopecia volumes, offering biographical information on individual authors, and Analyses volumes, discussing individual works.
The Encyclopedia includes Biography and Resource volumes, offering biographical information on individual authors, and Analyses volumes, discussing individual works. There is also a cumulative index covering the entire set of authors with analyzed titles. Twelve appendixes including web sites on individual authors are designed to help readers identify titles, authors, and themes for research.
Biographical information includes nationality, education, awards, memberships, agent, and address. The location of biographical information in the original set is noted; and, for authors new to the set, a reference is made to the Beacham Web page http: Make this your default list. TOP Related Posts.
BEACHAM ENCYCLOPEDIA OF POPULAR FICTION PDF
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