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Caulfield, Holden (Fictitious character)

Works: 87 works in 370 publications in 19 languages and 24,935 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Bildungsromans  Study guides  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Juvenile works  Short stories  Young adult works  Psychological fiction  Film adaptations 
Classifications: PS3537.A426, 813.54
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Publications about Holden (Fictitious character) Caulfield
Most widely held works about Holden (Fictitious character) Caulfield
    The catcher in the rye by J. D Salinger( Book )
    174 editions published between 1945 and 2017 in 19 languages and held by 11,454 libraries worldwide
    In an effort to escape the hypocrisies of life at his boarding school, sixteen-year-old Holden Caulfield seeks refuge in New York City
    J.D. Salinger's The catcher in the rye ( Book )
    14 editions published between 1995 and 2009 in English and held by 1,516 libraries worldwide
    Contains a selection of critical essays in which the authors examine J.D. Salinger's novel "The Catcher in the Rye."
    The catcher in the rye : innocence under pressure by Sanford Pinsker( Book )
    3 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 1,224 libraries worldwide
    Sanford Pinsker's reading of the Catcher in the Rye goes through the novel chronologically, in a manner perfectly conducive to side-by-side reading, and provides helpful chapters on historical background and critical reception
    New essays on the Catcher in the Rye by ANON( Book )
    10 editions published between 1991 and 2007 in English and held by 1,149 libraries worldwide
    First published in 1951, The Catcher in the Rye continues to be one of the most popular novels ever written as well as one of the most frequently banned books in the United States. In his introduction to this volume, Jack Salzman discusses the history of the novel's composition and publication, the mixed reception it has received from critics and scholars, the arguments surrounding the attempts at censorship, and its position in a postmodernist literary world. The essays that follow focus on various aspects of the novel: its ideology within the context of the cold war, its portrait of a particular subculture within American society, its account of patterns of adolescent crisis, and its rich and complex narrative structure
    Holden Caulfield ( Book )
    9 editions published between 1990 and 2005 in English and held by 1,021 libraries worldwide
    Presents a series of essays that provide a critical examination of Salinger's protagonist, Holden Caulfield, from the 1951 novel, "Catcher in the Rye", and includes character profile, bibliography, and index
    Critical essays on Salinger's The catcher in the rye by Joel Salzberg( Book )
    3 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 892 libraries worldwide
    Readings on The catcher in the rye ( Book )
    2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 829 libraries worldwide
    This book includes a biography of J.D. Salinger and fourteen critical essays on "The Catcher in the Rye."
    In cold fear : the Catcher in the rye censorship controversies and postwar American character by Pamela Hunt Steinle( Book )
    5 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 677 libraries worldwide
    "In Cold Fear examines the censorship controversies over J.D. Salinger's The Catcher in the Rye as a cultural debate occurring across America, from 1954 to the present day. Catcher presents a narrative in which adolescent embrace of American ideals of individualism and egalitarianism lead to criticism and rejection of dominant postwar social practices - a narrative as threatening to some adults as it is heartening to others. Attempts to remove Catcher from high schools as an "un-American" text have generated continuous and extensive controversy, distinguishing it as one of the most frequently taught postwar novels - and the most frequently censored."--Jacket
    Understanding The catcher in the rye : a student casebook to issues, sources, and historical documents by Sanford Pinsker( Book )
    4 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 561 libraries worldwide
    Examines the background and themes of "Catcher in the Rye," discusses the novel's censorship, and examines the character of Holden Caulfield
    Depression in J.D. Salinger's The catcher in the rye ( Book )
    7 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 405 libraries worldwide
    Contemporary perspectives on depression. Provides background on the life of author J.D. Salinger and the influences that shaped his work, features twelve articles that explore depression as portrayed in his novel "The Catcher in the Rye," and examines issues of depression in the twenty-first century
    The catcher in the Rye : new essays ( Book )
    4 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in English and held by 344 libraries worldwide
    "The Catcher in the Rye: New Essays presents a variety of new approaches to this extremely popular and intensely influential novel, ranging from the examination of the intertextual relationship between The Catcher in the Rye and Cormac McCarthy's All the Pretty Horses, to the evaluation of Salinger's mythic place in American film and popular culture, to the interrogation of what it means for a reader to claim that a novel such as The Catcher in the Rye has changed his or her life. These essays provide new commentary and new insights and demonstrate the continuing relevance of Salinger, The Catcher in the Rye, and Holden Caulfield to American culture and literature, and, in turn, to American cultural and literary studies."--Jacket
    CliffsNotes Salinger's The catcher in the rye by Stanley P Baldwin( Book )
    8 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 343 libraries worldwide
    Presents the Cliff Notes on the classic novel and includes background information on the author, theme, character development and analysis, and critical commentaries and essays
    J.D. Salinger's Catcher in the rye by Joseph Claro( Book )
    2 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 283 libraries worldwide
    A guide to reading "Catcher in the Rye" with a critical and appreciative mind. Includes background on the author's life and times, sample tests, term paper suggestions, and a reading list
    The catcher in the rye, by J.D. Salinger ( Book )
    2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 229 libraries worldwide
    J.D. Salinger's The catcher in the rye by Sarah Graham( Book )
    5 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 191 libraries worldwide
    "Part of the Routledge Guides to Literature series, this volume is essential reading for all those beginning detailed study of The Catcher in the Rye and seeking nor only a guide to the novel but also a way through the wealth of contextual and critical material that surrounds Salinger's text."--Jacket
    Catcher, caught by Sarah Collins Honenberger( Book )
    1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 148 libraries worldwide
    A few months after doctors tell him he has only a year to live, a precocious fifteen-year-old from a small town in Virginia has an intense reaction to The catcher in the rye. Deriving inspiration from J.D. Salinger's narrative, Daniel Landon begins to question the intentions and authority of those around him in his own search for identity in the face of death. Tired of his cramped surroundings and parents' alternative approaches to his treatment, he follows the footsteps of Holden Caulfield to New York City in search of the same eternal truths, only to discover the importance of home
    The catcher in the rye by John C Unrue( Book )
    3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 124 libraries worldwide
    The catcher in the rye : J.D. Salinger by Nigel Tookey( Book )
    2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 119 libraries worldwide
    Created by Harvard students for students everywhere, each title in the 'Sparknotes' series contains complete plot summary and analysis, key facts about the work, an analysis of the major characters, suggested essay topics, themes, motifs, and symbols, and an explanation of important quotations
    For Esmé - with love and squalor : and other stories by J. D Salinger( Book )
    3 editions published between 1962 and 2010 in English and held by 109 libraries worldwide
    A collection of stories of loss and unsuppressed rage - in which the children are fragile, odd, and hyper-smart and the adults beaten down by circumstances. In "A Perfect Day for Bananafish," Seymour Glass floats his beach mate Sybil on a raft and tells her that these creatures have a tragic flaw; if one swims into a hole filled with bananas, it will overeat until it's too fat to escape. Meanwhile, Seymour's wife, Muriel, is back at their Florida hotel, assuring her mother not to worry - Seymour hasn't lost control. In "The Laughing Man," the narrator remembers how, at nine, he and his fellow Comanches would be picked up each afternoon by the Chief - a Staten Island law student paid to keep them busy. At the end of each day, the Chief tells the saga of a hideously deformed, gentle, criminal who regularly crosses the Paris-China border in order to avoid capture by the internationally famous detective Marcel Dufarge. The masked hero's luck comes to an end on the same day that things go awry between the Chief and his girlfriend
    A reader's companion to J.D. Salinger's The catcher in the rye by Peter G Beidler( Book )
    6 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 65 libraries worldwide
    Forklaringer til læseren af "The catcher in the rye" for at forstå de mange henvisninger til bl.a. steder, bøger og film, Salinger omtaler i romanen
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