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Isabel Allende : a critical companion

Author: Karen Castellucci Cox
Publisher: Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 2003.
Series: Critical companions to popular contemporary writers.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Critiques such stories as "The House of Spirits" and "Daughter of Fortune," while providing biographical information about the Latin American author.
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Cox, Karen Castellucci.
Isabel Allende.
Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 2003
(OCoLC)607001359
Named Person: Isabel Allende; Isabel Allende; Isabel Allende; Isabel Allende
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Karen Castellucci Cox
ISBN: 0313316953 9780313316951
OCLC Number: 51093313
Description: xi, 176 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.
Contents: The Life of Isabel Allende --
Isabel Allende's Fiction: A Study in Contrasts --
The House of the Spirits (1985) --
Of Love and Shadows (1987) --
Eva Luna (1988) --
The Infinite Plan (1993) --
Daughter of Fortune (1999) --
Portrait in Sepia (2001).
Series Title: Critical companions to popular contemporary writers.
Responsibility: Karen Castellucci Cox.
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Introduced with a biographical account of Allende's fascinating life, this critical companion situates the Chilean writer with the Latin American tradition and offers interpretations of her six  Read more...

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?[T]he straightforward essays present a good overview of the literature on each novel ... the work brings together useful summaries and the key points of Allende's novels.?-The British Bulletin of Read more...

 
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