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Lord of the flies : a novel

Author: William Golding
Publisher: New York : Riverhead Books, 1997.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st Riverhead trade pbk. edView all editions and formats
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The classic study of human nature which depicts the degeneration of a group of schoolboys marooned on a desert island.
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Genre/Form: Psychological fiction
Bildungsromans
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: William Golding
ISBN: 1573226122 9781573226127
OCLC Number: 36252820
Awards: Runner-up for The BBC Big Read Top 100 2003.
Description: xii, 256 p. ; 21 cm.
Contents: Introduction / E.M. Forster --
Sound of the shell --
Fire on the mountain --
Huts on the beach --
Painted faces and long hair --
Beast from water --
Beast from air --
Shadows and tall trees --
Gift for the darkness --
View to a death --
Shell and the glasses --
Castle rock --
Cry of the hunters --
Notes --
Critical analysis.
Responsibility: by William Golding ; introduction by E.M. Forster ; with a biographical and critical note by E.L. Epstein.
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