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Can Jane Eyre be happy? : more puzzles in classic fiction

Author: John Sutherland
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2000, ©1997.
Series: Oxford world's classics (Oxford University Press)
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The sequel to "Is Heathcliff A Murderer?", this is another collection of literary puzzles turning up unexpected and brain-teasing aspects of the range of canonical British and American fiction in the  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
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Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Sutherland
ISBN: 019283309X 9780192833099 019283603X 9780192836038
OCLC Number: 796980264
Notes: Sequel to the author's: Is Heathcliff a murderer?
Description: xv, 232 pages : illustrations ; 19 cm.
Contents: Why the 'Single print of a foot'?: Daniel Defoe, Robinson Crusoe, 1719 --
Where does Fanny Hill keep her contraceptives?: John Cleland, Memoirs of a Woman of Pleasure (Fanny Hill), 1749 --
Who is Tom Jones's father?: Henry Fielding, Tom Jones, 1749 --
Slop slip: Laurence Sterne, The Life and Opinions of Tristram Shandy, 1760-7 --
Pug: dog or bitch?: Jane Austen, Mansfield Park, 1814 --
How vulgar is Mrs Elton?: Jane Austen, Emma, 1816 --
Whose side is Hawk-eye on?: James Fenimore Cooper, The Last of the Mohicans, 1826 --
What odes Mr Pickwick retire from?: Charles Dickens, The Pickwick Papers, 1837 --
Why is Fagin hanged and why isn't Pip prosecuted?: Charles Dickens, Oliver Twist, 1838 and Great Expectations, 1861 --
Who gets what in Heathcliff's will?: Emily Bronte, Wuthering Heights, 1847 --
Can Jane Eyre be happy?: Charlotte Bronte, Jane Eyre, 1847 --
How many pianos has Amelia Sedley: W.M. Thackeray, Vanity Fair, 1848 --
Will she ever come back?: Charlotte Bronte, Shirley, 1849 --
What are the Prynnes doing in Boston?: Nathaniel Hawthorne, The Scarlet Letter, 1850 --
What happens to Mrs Woodcourt?: Charles Dickens, Bleak House, 1853 --
The Barchester Towers that never was: Anthony Trollope, Barchester Towers, 1857 --
Why doesn't the Reverend Irwine speak up for Hetty?: George Eliot, Adam Bede, 1859 --
How good an oarswoman is Maggie Tulliver?: George Eliot, The Mill on the Floss, 1860 --
How good a swimmer is Magwitch?: Charles Dickens, Great Expectations, 1859; R.M. Ballantyne, The Coral Island --
What, percisely, does Miss Gwilt's purple flask contain: Wilkie Collins, Armadale, 1866 --
Lemon or ladle?: George Eliot, Felix Holt, the Radical, 1871 --
Why 'Captain' Newton?: Anthony Trollope, Ralph the Heir, 1871 --
What is Elfride's rope made of?: Thomas Hardy, A Pair of Blue Eyes, 1873 --
Is Daniel Deronda circumcised?: George Eliot, Daniel Deronda, 1876 --
Is Black Beauty gelded?: Anna Sewell, Black Beauty, 1877 --
What does Mrs Charmond say to Grace?: Thomas Hardy, The Woodlanders, 1887 --
Who will Angel marry next?: Thomas Hardy, Tess of the d'Urbervilles, 1891 --
What cure for the Madwoman in the Attic?: Charlotte Perkins Gilman, The Yellow Wall-Paper, 1892 --
Who is George Leach?: Jack London, The Sea-Wolf, 1904 --
Wanted: deaf-and-dumb dog feeder: Arthur Conan Doyle, The Hound of the Baskervilles, 1902 --
Whose daughter is Nancy?: Ford Madox Ford, The Good Soldier, 1915 --
Clarissa's invisible taxi: Virginia Woolf, Mrs Dalloway, 1925.
Series Title: Oxford world's classics (Oxford University Press)
Responsibility: John Sutherland.

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