Thomas Hardy

Front Cover
Harold Bloom
Chelsea House Publishers, 2003 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 160 pages
0 Reviews
-- User's guide
-- A comprehensive biography of the novelist
-- Detailed plot summaries of each novel
-- Extracts from important critical essays that examine important aspects of each work
-- A complete bibliography of the writer's novels
-- A list of critical works about the author and his or her novels
-- An index of themes and ideas covered in the books

What people are saying - Write a review

We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.

Related books

About the author (2003)

Harold Bloom was born on July 11, 1930 in New York City. He earned his Bachelor of Arts from Cornell in 1951 and his Doctorate from Yale in 1955. After graduating from Yale, Bloom remained there as a teacher, and was made Sterling Professor of Humanities in 1983. Bloom's theories have changed the way that critics think of literary tradition and has also focused his attentions on history and the Bible. He has written over twenty books and edited countless others. He is one of the most famous critics in the world and considered an expert in many fields. In 2010 he became a founding patron of Ralston College, a new institution in Savannah, Georgia, that focuses on primary texts. His works include Fallen Angels, Till I End My Song: A Gathering of Last Poems, Anatomy of Influence: Literature as a Way of Life and The Shadow of a Great Rock: A Literary Appreciation of The King James Bible.

Bibliographic information