Discusses the classic children's book and its treatment of the themes of life and death
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In this book, its literary milieu, and its critical treatment, Bixler argues that Burnett adapted themes and forms from fairy tales and moral tales about exemplary children to create a compelling story.
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Book Description 1996. PAP. Book Condition: New. New Book. Shipped from US within 10 to 14 business days. Established seller since 2000. Bookseller Inventory # VD-9780805788150
Book Description Cengage Gale, United States, 1996. Paperback. Book Condition: New. New.. Language: English . This book usually ship within 10-15 business days and we will endeavor to dispatch orders quicker than this where possible. Brand New Book. Written in an easy-to-read, accessible style by teachers with years of classroom experience, Masterwork Studies are guides to the literary works most frequently studied in high school. Presenting ideas that spark imaginations, these books help students to gain background knowledge on great literature useful for papers and exams. The goal of each study is to encourage creative thinking by presenting engaging information about each work and its author. This approach allows students to arrive at sound analyses of their own, based on in-depth studies of popular literature.Each volume: -- Illuminates themes and concepts of a classic text-- Uses clear, conversational language-- Is an accessible, manageable length from 140 to 170 pages-- Includes a chronology of the author s life and era-- Provides an overview of the historical context-- Offers a summary of its critical reception-- Lists primary and secondary sources and index. Bookseller Inventory # BTE9780805788150
Book Description 1996. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Paperback. Written in an easy-to-read, accessible style by teachers with years of classroom experience, Masterwork Studies are guides to the literary works most frequently studied in hig.Shipping may be from our Sydney, NSW warehouse or from our UK or US warehouse, depending on stock availability. 108 pages. 0.154. Bookseller Inventory # 9780805788150