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Invitation to learning: English & American novels,

Author: George D Crothers; Columbia Broadcasting System, inc.
Publisher: New York, Basic Books [1966]
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W. Aldrich, Margaret Webster, Lyman Bryson -- Wuthering heights: Harriet Van Horne, Walter Allen, George D. Crothers -- William Makepeace Thackeray: Vanity fair: Hoxie Fairchild, Virgilia Peterson, Lyman Bryson -- Anthony Trollope: Barchester towers: Jocelyn Davey, Pierre Szamek, Lyman Bryson -- George Eliot: The mill on the floss: Walter Cohen, Judith Evelyn, Lyman Bryson -- Samuel Butler: The way of all flesh:  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
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Invitation to learning (Radio program).
Invitation to learning: English & American novels.
New York, Basic Books [1966]
(OCoLC)586860652
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: George D Crothers; Columbia Broadcasting System, inc.
OCLC Number: 711734
Notes: Conversations transcribed from the CBS radio program, Invitation to learning, 1950-1964.
Description: xiv, 356 pages 24 cm
Contents: Part I. The English novel --
Daniel Defoe : Moll Flanders / Kathleen Winsor, Louis Kronenberger, Lyman Bryson --
Jonathan Swift : Gulliver's travels / Richard Rovere, Louis Kronenberger, Lyman Bryson --
Samuel Richardson : Pamela / Agnes Rogers, Pierre Szamek, Lyman Bryson --
Henry Fielding : Tom Jones / Maurice Dolbier, George D. Crothers, Glenway Wescott --
Tobias George Smollett : Humphry Clinker / Louis Kronenberger, W.C. Rogers, George D. Crothers --
Laurence Sterne : Tristam Shandy / André Michalopoulos, Harding Le May, George D. Crothers --
Oliver Goldsmith : The Vicar of Wakefield / B.J. Chute, W.G. Rogers, George D. Crothers --
Jane Austen : Pride and prejudice / Orville Prescott, Jan Struther, Lyman Bryson --
Sir Walter Scott : Ivanhoe / William Y. Tindall, Perry Miller, Lyman Bryson --
Charles Dickens : The Pickwick Papers / Clifton Fadiman, Arthur Mizener, Lyman Bryson ; Oliver Twist / Edgar Johnson, George Shuster, Lyman Bryson --
Charlotte and Emily Brontë : Jane Eyre / John W. Aldrich, Margaret Webster, Lyman Bryson ; Wuthering Heights / Harriet Van Horne, Walter Allen, George D. Crothers --
William Makepeace Thackery : Vanity fair / Hoxie Fairchild, Virgilia Peterson, Lyman Bryson --
Anthony Trollope : Barchester Towers / Jocelyn Davey, Pierre Szamek, Lyman Bryson --
George Eliot : The mill on the Floss / Walter Cohen, Judith Evelyn, Lyman Bryson --
Samuel Butler : The way of all flesh / Clifton Fadiman, William Y. Tindall, Lyman Bryson --
Thomas Hardy : Tess of the D'Urbervilles / James Feibleman, Alice Leone Moats, Lyman Bryson ; The Mayor of Casterbridge / Alfred Kazin, David Hardman, George D. Crothers --
John Galsworthy : The Forsyte Saga / Walter Cohen, Jan Struthers, Lyman Bryson --
D.H. Lawrence : Sons and lovers / Edward J. Hornick, Harry T. Moore, George D. Crothers --
James Joyce : Ulysses / W.G. Rogers, William Y. Tindall, Lyman Bryson --
Part II. The American novel --
Nathaniel Hawthorne : The scarlet letter / Lilian Gish, Mark Van Doren, Lyman Bryson --
Herman Melville : Moby Dick / Alfred Kazin, Lawrence Thompson, Lyman Bryson --
Harriet Beecher Stowe : Uncle Tom's cabin / Alfred Kazin, Richard Hofstadter, Lyman Bryson --
Mark Twain : The adventures of Huckleberry Finn / Lionel Trilling, Ray B. West, Lyman Bryson --
William Dean Howells : The rise of Silas Lapham / Margaret Mead, Norman Holmes Pearson, Lyman Bryson --
Henry James : The ambassadors / James Thurber, Mark Van Doren, Lyman Bryson --
Stephen Crane : The red badge of courage / John K.M. McCaffrey, W.G. Rogers, Lyman Bryson --
Willa Cather : The professor's house / Leon Edel, Maxwell Geismar, Lyman Bryson --
Theodore Dreiser : Sister Carrie / Lionel Trilling, Virgilia Peterson, Lyman Bryson ; An American tragedy / Harvey Breit, Margaret Mead, Mason Gross --
Sinclair Lewis : Main Street / Norman Cousins, Perry Miller, Lyman Bryson --
F. Scott Fitzgerald : The great Gatsby / Lionel Trilling, Perry Miller, Lyman Bryson --
Ernest Hemingway : A farewell to arms / Philip Young, Carlos Baker, George D. Crothers --
Thomas Wolfe : Look homeward, angel / Virginia Peterson, Alfred Kazin, Lyman Bryson --
William Faulkner : The sound and the fury / Alfred Kazin, Perry Miller, George D. Crothers.
Other Titles: Invitation to learning (Radio program)
Responsibility: edited by George D. Crothers.

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W. Aldrich, Margaret Webster, Lyman Bryson -- Wuthering heights: Harriet Van Horne, Walter Allen, George D. Crothers -- William Makepeace Thackeray: Vanity fair: Hoxie Fairchild, Virgilia Peterson, Lyman Bryson -- Anthony Trollope: Barchester towers: Jocelyn Davey, Pierre Szamek, Lyman Bryson -- George Eliot: The mill on the floss: Walter Cohen, Judith Evelyn, Lyman Bryson -- Samuel Butler: The way of all flesh: Clifton Fadiman, William Y. Tindall, Lyman Bryson-- Thomas Hardy: Tess of the D'Urbervilles: James Feibleman, Alice Leone Moats, Lyman Bryson -- The mayor of Casterbridge: Alfred Kazin, David Hardman, George D. Crothers -- John Galsworthy: The Forsyte saga: Walter Cohen, Jan Struther, Lyman Bryson -- D.H. Lawrence: Sons and lovers: Edward J. Hornick, Harry T. Moore, George D. Crothers -- James Joyce: Ulysses: W.G. Rogers, William Y. Tindall, Lyman Bryson -- Nathaniel Hawthorne: The scarlet letter: Lilian Gish, Mark Van Doren, Lyman Bryson -- Herman Melville: Moby Dick: Alfred Kazin, Lawrence Thompson, Lyman Bryson -- Harriet Beecher Stowe: Uncle Tom's cabin: Alfred Kazin, Richard Hostadter, Lyman Bryson -- Mark Twain: The adventures of Huckleberry Finn: Lionel Trilling, Ray B. West, Lyman Bryson -- William Dean Howells: The rise of Silas Lapham: Margaret Mead, Norman Holmes Pearson, Lyman Bryson -- Henry James: The ambassadors: James Thurber, Mark Van Doren, Lyman Bryson -- Stephen Crane: The red badge of courage: John K.M. McCaffrey, W.G. Rogers, Lyman Bryson -- Willa Cather: The professor's house: Leon Edel, Maxwell Geismar, Lyman Bryson -- Theodore Dreiser: Sister Carrie: Lionel Trilling, Virgilia Peterson, Lyman Bryson -- An American tragedy: Harvey Breit, Margaret Mead, Mason Gross -- Sinclair Lewis: Main street: Norman Cousins, Perry Miller, Lyman Bryson -- F. Scott Fitzgerald: The great Gatsby: Lionel Trilling, Perry Miller, Lyman Bryson -- Ernest Hemingway: A farewell to arms: Philip Young, Carlos Baker, George D. Crothers -- Thomas Wolfe: Look Homeward, angel: Virginia Peterson.

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