Xue Er De -Fen Library

American Literature

Complete Works of Jack London by Jack London

By Jack London

Features:
* short yet informative introductions to the novels and different works
* photos of ways the novels first seemed, giving your eReader a style of the unique texts
* ALL 22 novels and every with their very own contents table
* even comprises the infrequent novels ‘THE CRUISE OF THE DAZZLER’ and ‘HEARTS OF THREE’, usually overlooked out of collections
* packed choked with photos in terms of London’s lifestyles and works
* ALL 197 brief tales and novellas, with very good formatting, of their personal exact contents desk – locate that particular tale fast and easily!
* the whole performs, together with the infrequent ‘THE go back OF ULYSSES’
* EVEN contains London’s whole poetry with precise contents table
* the entire memoirs and non-fiction texts, with many illustrations
* infrequent journal articles via the nice writer
* the preferred shuttle booklet ‘THE CRUISE OF THE SNARK’ is gifted with its unique pictures of London’s adventures
* scholarly ordering of texts into chronological order and literary genres
* encompasses a entrance grasp desk of contents, permitting effortless navigation round London’s sizeable oeuvre
* exact BONUS textual content of Charmian London's biography "Book of Jack London" - discover his attention-grabbing existence within the phrases of his liked wife
* up-to-date with novel SMOKE BELLEW -

Show description

Read Online or Download Complete Works of Jack London PDF

Best american literature books

Nexus (The Rosy Crucifixion, Book 3)

Nexus, the final publication of Henry Miller's epic trilogy The Rosy Crucifixion, is commonly thought of to be one of many landmarks of yankee fiction.

In it, Miller vividly remembers his a long time as a down-and-out author in long island urban, his neighbors, mistresses, and the bizarre conditions of his eventful existence.

After thirty Falls: New Essays on John Berryman (DQR Studies in Literature)

Prefaced by means of an account of the early days of Berryman experiences by means of bibliographer and pupil Richard J. Kelly, "After thirty Falls" is the 1st choice of essays to be released at the American poet John Berryman (1914-1972) in over a decade. The publication seeks to impress new curiosity during this vital determine with a bunch of unique essays and value determinations by means of students from eire, the uk, Hong Kong, and the USA.

Sports, Narrative, and Nation in the Fiction of F. Scott Fitzgerald (Studies in Major Literary Authors)

This examine examines the ways in which F. Scott Fitzgerald portrayed prepared spectator activities as operating to assist constitution ideologies of sophistication, neighborhood, and nationhood. Situating the examine within the panorama of overdue nineteenth/early twentieth-century American game tradition, bankruptcy One exhibits how narratives of attending ballgames, interpreting or hearing activities media, and being a ‘fan,’ domesticate groups of spectatorship.

A Companion to American Fiction 1865-1914

A spouse to American Fiction, 1865-1914 is a groundbreaking selection of essays written via prime critics for a large viewers of students, scholars, and normal readers. a very broad-ranging and obtainable spouse to the learn of yankee fiction of the post-civil warfare interval and the early 20th century Brings jointly 29 essays by means of best students, each one of which offers a synthesis of the easiest examine and provides an unique viewpoint Divided into sections on ancient traditions and genres, contexts and issues, and significant authors Covers a mix of canonical and the non-canonical subject matters, authors, literatures, and important methods Explores leading edge subject matters, akin to ecological literature and ecocriticism, children’s literature, and the effect of Darwin on fictionContent: bankruptcy 1 The perform and advertising of yankee Literary Realism (pages 15–34): Nancy GlazenerChapter 2 pleasure and attention within the Romance culture (pages 35–52): William J.

Extra resources for Complete Works of Jack London

Example text

Armed with this insight, second-wave feminism unsettled many of the white novelists discussed here, Mailer most famously, because it threatened not only “patriarchy” but the fraternal relations between white and black men that these novelists wanted to serve as the symbol of the Democratic Party. By 1972, the ongoing entrance of women into the Democratic Party had placed feminist issues at the top of the party’s agenda. S. 61 There was of course no necessary trade-off between the rights of women and blacks, and it’s by no means clear that the Democrats turned to one at the expense of the other.

5 To students of American literature, Long is most famous as the model for Willie Stark in Robert Penn Warren’s All the King’s Men, published eleven years after the governor’s assassination and two years before the Dixiecrat revolt. Like Long, Stark is assassinated before he is able to realize his political vision. Warren’s novel attributes responsibility for this assassination and analyzes its larger significance, especially in light of Long’s interracial coalition; seen in this light, the novel is an account of why the as-yet-unnamed Southern Strategy was destined for success.

This confusion of roles makes sense, insofar as Huey Long was something of a model for southern liberals, like Johnson, who risked alienating white voters by appealing to and in some instances militating on behalf of African Americans. 6 Norman Mailer connected Johnson to Long through ­Willie Stark. ” Shadowing the president provides Mailer with a way to reconcile public and personal experience: inhabiting the president’s body by way of Warren, Mailer feels “two very different rivers, one external, one subjective .

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.99 of 5 – based on 36 votes