Austen's "Emma" Hardback
Part of the Reader's Guides series
This is a student-friendly guide featuring discussion points, questions and suggestions for further study and a comprehensive guide to further reading."Emma" is one of Jane Austen's most popular novels, in large part due to the impact of Emma Woodhouse, the 'handsome, clever and rich' heroine.
This lively, informed and insightful guide to "Emma" explores the style, structure, themes, critical reputation and literary influence of Jane Austen's classic novel and also discusses its film and TV versions.
It includes points for discussion, suggestions for further study and an annotated guide to relevant reading.
This introduction to the text is the ideal companion to study, offering guidance on: literary and historical context; language, style and form; reading the text; critical reception and publishing history; adaptation and interpretation; and, further reading."Continuum Reader's Guides" are clear, concise and accessible introductions to key texts in literature and philosophy.
Each book explores the themes, context, criticism and influence of key works, providing a practical introduction to close reading, guiding students towards a thorough understanding of the text. They provide an essential, up-to-date resource, ideal for undergraduate students.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 176 pages
- Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
- Publication Date: 30/10/2008
- Category: Literary studies: c 1800 to c 1900
- ISBN: 9780826498472
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