Sebastian Faulks: The Essential Guide

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Random House, May 31, 2012 - Literary Criticism - 208 pages
In Vintage Living Texts teachers and students will find the essential guide to the works of Sebastian Faulks. This guide will deal with his themes, genre and narrative technique, and a close reading of the texts will be accompanied with likely exam questions, and contexts and comparisons - as well as providing a rich source of ideas for intelligent and inventive ways of approaching the novels.
 

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Contents

PREFACE
1
VINTAGE LIVING TEXTS
29
Reading guides
95
Contexts comparisons and complementary readings
147
Reading guides
157
Contexts comparisons and complementary readings
177
Selected extracts from reviews
183
Glossary of literary terms used in this book
196
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The Series Editors of Vintage Living Texts have, between them, more than thirty years teaching experience at senior school and undergraduate level. Their association with Vintage - and with the Vintage authors - guarantees a series that is lively and informative and fun.

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