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CliffsNotes on Austen's Emma
     

CliffsNotes on Austen's Emma

by Thomas J Rountree
 

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The original CliffsNotes study guides offer a look into key elements and ideas within classic works of literature.

CliffsNotes on Emma explores a satiric novel that stabs at manners and social classes, all the while delivering entertainment in a mild comic tone and sharing a lesson for the moralist.

Following the heroine’s slow and bumpy growth

Overview


The original CliffsNotes study guides offer a look into key elements and ideas within classic works of literature.

CliffsNotes on Emma explores a satiric novel that stabs at manners and social classes, all the while delivering entertainment in a mild comic tone and sharing a lesson for the moralist.

Following the heroine’s slow and bumpy growth from self-deception to self-knowledge, this study guide provides summaries and commentaries on each chapter within the three-volume plot structure. 

Other features that help you figure out this important work include

  • Life and background of the author
  • Introduction to and synopsis of the novel
  • Critical analysis of plot, setting, point of view, characters, theme, and style
  • Review questions and selected bibliography for further research

Classic literature or modern-day treasure — you'll understand it all with expert information and insight from CliffsNotes study guides.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780822004349
Publisher:
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing
Publication date:
02/23/1967
Series:
Cliffs Notes Series
Edition description:
Reissue
Pages:
90
Sales rank:
1,279,265
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.22(d)

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Harold. Bloom
"To me, as an American critic, Emma seems the most English of English novels....It is Austen's masterpiece, the largest triumph of her vigorous art."

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