Cyclopedia of Literary Characters: Demian-Jonah's gourd vine

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Cyclopedia of Literary Characters, Revised Edition examines more than 29,000 major characters from 3,294 important works of literature. It includes the major characters from over 1,400 titles appearing in Masterplots, Revised Second Edition (1996). This comprehensive edition combines the characters profiled in Cyclopedia of Literary Characters (1963) and Cyclopedia of Literary Characters II (1990). It also includes all characters that appeared in more recent works of Masterplots II published through 1995. This revised work includes 574 articles on new titles and 84 rewritten articles, with allnew title, author, and character indexes.

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Contents

Key to Pronunciation xliii
479
The Devil upon Two Sticks
492
The Divine Fire
506
Dusty Answer
545
East of Eden
551
The Edge of the Storm
557
The Eighth Day
563
Elsewhere Perhaps
569
Gone with the Wind
753
The Good Terrorist
759
A Grain of Wheat
765
The Great American Novel
771
Hadji Murad
801
The Handmaids Tale
807
Harlands Half Acre
811
Headbirths
817

The End of the Affair
575
A Fable
609
A Fairly Honourable Defeat
615
Family Happiness Tolstoy
621
A Farewell to Arms
627
Female Friends
633
Fifth of July
639
Fortune Mends
678
The Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse
684
Franny and Zooey
690
Friday
696
Full Moon
702
The Gambler
708
The Goalies Anxiety at the Penalty Kick
741
The GoldBug
747
The Heart of the Matter
823
Heimskringla
829
Henry VI Part III
835
Herzog
841
A House of Gentlefolk
876
The House on the Embankment
882
Hudibras
888
Hurry Home
894
Like It Here
900
An Inspector Calls
939
Intruder in the Dust
945
Iphigenia in Aulis
951
The Itching Parrot
957
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