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Roberts, Edgar V.

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Works: 29 works in 179 publications in 3 languages and 6,999 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Drama  Manuscripts  Handbooks, manuals, etc 
Roles: Editor
Classifications: PE1479.C7, 808.0668
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Most widely held works by Edgar V Roberts
Writing themes about literature by Edgar V Roberts ( Book )
63 editions published between 1964 and 2012 in English and Korean and held by 3,536 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Theme -- Theme of character analysis -- Theme about point of view in a literary work -- Theme on a specific problem in a literary work -- Theme on the setting of a literary work -- Theme about a literary work as it embodies ideas -- Theme on a close reading of a passage or work : the analytical-reading theme -- Composition-contrast theme -- Theme analyzing the structure of a literary work -- Theme on imagery in a literary work -- Theme analyzing tone -- Theme analyzing prosody in poetry -- Theme analyzing the style in a short section of prose -- Theme on a literary work as it reflects its historical period -- Theme of evaluation -- Theme reviewing a work of literature
Literature : an introduction to reading and writing by Edgar V Roberts ( Book )
41 editions published between 1986 and 2012 in English and Chinese and held by 1,515 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Provides the tools and insights necessary for students to read literature with care, understanding, and enjoyment, and to write about it with skill and conviction. This is both a comprehensive anthology of fiction, poetry, and drama and a text emphasizing the close connection between good reading and effective writing
The beggar's opera by John Gay ( Book )
20 editions published between 1968 and 1984 in English and held by 800 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this work, John Gay turned the conventions of Italian opera riotously upside-down, instead using traditional popular ballads and street tunes, while also indulging in political satire at the expense of the then Prime Minister, Sir Robert Walpole
The Grub-Street opera by Henry Fielding ( Book )
11 editions published between 1968 and 1969 in English and Undetermined and held by 721 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fiction : an introduction to reading and writing by Edgar V Roberts ( Book )
7 editions published between 1987 and 1992 in English and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Thinking and writing about literature by Edgar V Roberts ( Book )
5 editions published between 1978 and 1984 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A practical college rhetoric : writing themes and tests by Edgar V Roberts ( Book )
2 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Instructor's manual, Literature : an introduction to reading and writing by Edgar V Roberts ( Book )
2 editions published between 1989 and 1995 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A writer's guide to writing about literature by Edgar V Roberts ( Book )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Literature : an introduction to reading and writing by Edgar V Roberts ( Book )
3 editions published between 1986 and 2001 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The beggar's ope ( )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The ballad operas of Henry Fielding, 1730-1732 a critical edition (The Author's Farce; The Grub-Street Opera, The Lottery, The Mock Doctor) by Edgar V Roberts ( Book )
1 edition published in 1960 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Literature : an Introduction to Reading and Writing, Compact Edition by Edgar V Roberts ( Book )
1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Literature an introduction to reading and writing by Edgar V Roberts ( Recording )
4 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Most of the works anthologized in [this text] are by American, British and Canadian writers, but there are also a number of ancient and medieval writers, along with writers who lived in or came from France, Italy, Poland, Australia, Norway, and Russia, together with writers who represent diverse backgrounds of African-American, American Indian, Latino, and Chinese culture. In total, 237 authors are represented here, including five anonymous authors.... [This book] includes a total of 373 separate works - 41 stories, 318 poems ... and 14 plays. Each work is suitable for discussion either alone or in comparison with other works.... [This text can be] used for introduction-to-literature courses, genre courses, and both composition and composition-and-literature courses. -Pref. to the fourth compact ed
The ballad operas of Henry Fielding, 1730-1732 : a critical edition (The author's farce, the Grub-street opera, the lottery, the mock doctor) by Henry Fielding ( Book )
1 edition published in 1974 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Literature : an introduction to reading and writing, backpack edition by Edgar V Roberts ( Book )
2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Grub-Street Opera : ed. by Edgar V. Roberts by Henry Fielding ( Book )
1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Writing about literature by Edgar V Roberts ( Recording )
2 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This book provides chapter topics - such as point of view, comparison - contrast, and research - that help produce essays on literary texts in any genre. -Back cover
Writing themes about literature by Edgar V Roberts ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Literature by Edgar V Roberts ( Book )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Roberts, Edgar V.
Languages
English (167)
Chinese (1)
Korean (1)
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