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Author Locke, Richard, 1941-
Title Critical children [electronic resource] : the use of childhood in ten great novels / Richard Locke.
Publication Info. New York : Columbia University Press, c2011.
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Description 1 online resource.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction -- Charles Dickens's heroic victims: Oliver Twist, David Copperfield, and Pip -- Mark Twain's free spirits and slaves: Tom Sawyer and Huckleberry Finn -- Henry James's demonic lambs: Miles and Flora in The turn of the screw -- J. M. Barrie's eternal narcissist: Peter Pan -- J. D. Salinger's saintly dropout: Holden Caulfield -- Vladimir Nabokov's abused nymph: Lolita -- Philip Roth's performing loudmouth: Alexander Portnoy.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Perth, W.A. Available via World Wide Web.
Note Description based on print version record.
Subject Children in literature.
American fiction -- History and criticism.
English fiction -- History and criticism.
Added Author Ebooks Corporation
Related To Print version: Locke, Richard, 1941- Critical children. New York : Columbia University Press, c2011 9780231157827 (DLC) 2010053805
ISBN 9780231527996 (electronic bk.)
0231527993 (electronic bk.)
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