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Lucas, John 1937-

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Works: 116 works in 508 publications in 1 language and 14,016 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Domestic fiction  Romance fiction  Bildungsromans  Novels  Romances  History  Drama  Biography 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Signer, Contributor
Classifications: PR4034, 823.7
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The melancholy man : a study of Dickens's novels by John Lucas( Book )
31 editions published between 1970 and 2016 in English and held by 1,410 libraries worldwide
The literature of change : studies in the nineteenth-century provincial novel by John Lucas( Book )
31 editions published between 1977 and 1980 in English and held by 1,091 libraries worldwide
Literature and politics in the nineteenth century: by John Lucas( Book )
25 editions published between 1970 and 2017 in English and held by 991 libraries worldwide
Mansfield Park by Jane Austen( Book )
33 editions published between 1970 and 1998 in English and Undetermined and held by 908 libraries worldwide
When a poor cousin, Fannie Price, comes to live at the estate of the sophisticated Bertram family, she suffers from the condescension of her haughty relatives and from the hopeless love she bears for their youngest son. life becomes even more complicated when she is forced into a rivalry with a charming and vivacious newcomer. Fannie will have to question her most cherished beliefs about herself and her world as she struggles to make a home for herself. Displaying Austen's characteristic irony and perception, Mansfield Park delivers a scathing attack on social conventions that earned it a reputation as her most controversial novel
Modern English poetry - from Hardy to Hughes : a critical survey by John Lucas( Book )
14 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 775 libraries worldwide
Arnold Bennett : a study of his fiction by John Lucas( Book )
11 editions published in 1974 in English and Undetermined and held by 725 libraries worldwide
Tradition and tolerance in nineteenth-century fiction : critical essays on some English and American novels by David Howard( Book )
16 editions published between 1960 and 2016 in English and held by 716 libraries worldwide
England and Englishness : ideas of nationhood in English poetry, 1688-1900 by John Lucas( Book )
17 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in English and held by 680 libraries worldwide
The subject is not patriotism but the way poets are forced to place themselves in a tradition, a relationship to the state and the establishment--sometimes as apologists, rebels or outsiders to answer the questions: who speaks for a nation's consciousness? who decides the form of the national identiy? cf. blurb
Romantic to modern literature : essays and ideas of culture, 1750-1900 by John Lucas( Book )
15 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 657 libraries worldwide
Egil's saga by Snorri Sturluson( Book )
18 editions published between 1965 and 1993 in English and held by 481 libraries worldwide
The story of Egil Skallgrimsson born in AD 901 and died about 982. Includes some genealogy
The radical twenties : writing, politics, and culture by John Lucas( Book )
18 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in English and Undetermined and held by 473 libraries worldwide
Moderns & contemporaries : novelists, poets, critics by John Lucas( Book )
2 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 459 libraries worldwide
The 1930s : a challenge to orthodoxy ( Book )
14 editions published in 1978 in English and Undetermined and held by 411 libraries worldwide
The modern Olympic Games by John Lucas( Book )
10 editions published between 1980 and 1991 in English and Undetermined and held by 385 libraries worldwide
William Blake by John Lucas( Book )
11 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 300 libraries worldwide
Charles Dickens : the major novels by John Lucas( Book )
10 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 272 libraries worldwide
Writing and radicalism ( Book )
8 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 240 libraries worldwide
Writing and Radicalism is an important volume charting the development of a wide range of radical writing over four centuries. The contributors to the book reveal the variety of literary responses - in poetry, drama, fiction and political essay - to crucial moments of political upheaval and social change. These begin with the Commonwealth period, take in the French Revolution, Chartism, the Suffragette Movement, such key interwar issues as the General Strike and the Spanish Civil War and conclude with the role of women in contemporary society
Poems of G.S. Fraser by G. S Fraser( Book )
6 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 227 libraries worldwide
John Clare by John Lucas( Book )
9 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 177 libraries worldwide
Ivor Gurney by John Lucas( Book )
5 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 159 libraries worldwide
Drawing on biographical information, letters, reminiscences and anecdotes, John Lucas pieces together the troubled life of Ivor Gurney, a key 20th century poet
 
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Lucas, John
Lucas, John, 1937->
Lucas, John 1937->
Lucas, William John
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English (317)
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