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Cliffs Notes, Inc

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Works: 654 works in 1,258 publications in 2 languages and 171,919 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Psychological fiction  Domestic fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Love stories  Drama  Young adult works  Political fiction  Study guides  Sea stories 
Classifications: PR4172, 823.8
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Publications by Cliffs Notes, Inc
Most widely held works by Cliffs Notes, Inc
Macbeth : notes by Denis Calandra( Book )
7 editions published between 1960 and 1999 in English and held by 873 libraries worldwide
Scene-by-scene synopses and character sketches enhance the student's understanding of the themes, plot, and language of the tragedy
King Lear : notes ... by James K Lowers( Book )
4 editions published between 1960 and 1968 in English and held by 723 libraries worldwide
"Including introduction, sources, the play, leading characters, synopsis, summaries and commentaries, review questions, selected bibliography"--Subtitle
Wuthering Heights by Emily Brontë( Book )
6 editions published between 1979 and 1999 in English and held by 690 libraries worldwide
In 19th century Yorkshire, the passionate attachment between a headstrong young girl and a foundling boy brought up by her father causes disaster for them and many others, even in the next generation
Canterbury tales : notes by Geoffrey Chaucer( Book )
5 editions published between 1964 and 1997 in English and held by 687 libraries worldwide
David Tenenbaum presents information on the references to astronomy found in "The Canterbury Tales," written by English poet Geoffrey Chaucer (c.1342-1400). These references were apparently based on observations by Chaucer. The University of Wisconsin provides the information as part of the Why Files resource. Why Files uses news and current events to explore science and the issues it raises. The content is associated with specific National Science Education standards
Catcher in the rye : notes by Robert B Kaplan( Book )
4 editions published between 1965 and 1992 in English and Slavey and held by 607 libraries worldwide
An aid to students, including a summary of each chapter and a commentary
Moby Dick; notes by Jim Roberts( Book )
11 editions published between 1966 and 1999 in English and held by 587 libraries worldwide
A classic of the sea, telling of the pursuit of Moby Dick, the white whale who defied capture
The jungle : notes by Frank H Thompson( Book )
2 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 539 libraries worldwide
The old man and the sea : notes by G. K Carey( Book )
5 editions published between 1973 and 1997 in English and held by 526 libraries worldwide
The Odyssey : notes ... by Robert J Milch( Book )
7 editions published between 1966 and 1999 in English and held by 519 libraries worldwide
These notes present a ... discussion of the action and thought of the [poetry] ... and a concise interpretation of its artistic merits and ... significance. They are ... a supplementary aid to serious students ... [and] they are also helpful in preparing for an examination ...-A note to the reader
All the king's men, notes by L. David Allen( Book )
4 editions published between 1964 and 1982 in English and held by 502 libraries worldwide
Review note and study guide to Warren's "All the king's men."
The sun also rises; notes, including life and background, general introduction, list of characters, commentary, notes on main characters, "The Hemingway Code Hero", review questions and essay topics by G. K Carey( Book )
7 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 487 libraries worldwide
Notes on a story that focuses on a "lost generation" of Americans who fought in France during World War I and who expatriated themselves from America after the world
Anna Karenina : notes by Marianne Sturman( Book )
3 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 466 libraries worldwide
Notes on a drama of vengeance, infidelity, and retribution. It portrays the moving story of people whose emotions conflict with the dominant social mores of their time
Richard II : notes by Denis Calandra( Book )
6 editions published between 1960 and 1999 in English and held by 454 libraries worldwide
A discussion and critique of the play Richard II, written by William Shakespeare
As I lay dying; notes, including life and background, structure and narrative technique, list of narrator-characters, analysis and commentary, critical notes, notes on main characters, review questions and theme topics by Jim Roberts( Book )
6 editions published between 1964 and 1969 in English and held by 440 libraries worldwide
Presents a guide to understanding William Faulkner's "As I Lay Dying," examining the life of the author, discussing the structure and narrative technique employed in the novel, featuring analysis and commentary on individual sections, and including character notes, and other study aids
King Henry IV, part 2 : notes ... by James K Lowers( Book )
16 editions published between 1960 and 2002 in English and held by 416 libraries worldwide
This play completes the description of the reign of Henry IV, now ailing, whose son John is still fighting to quell a rebellion. Young Prince Hal, however, is growing up and learns to accept the responsibilities of being king when his father dies
Treasure Island & Kidnapped : notes ... by G. K Carey( Book )
6 editions published between 1974 and 1990 in English and held by 408 libraries worldwide
These novels of pirates on the high seas and intrigue in the Scottish highlands were written on a challenge by Stevenson's teenage stepson to ""write something really interesting."" The results are these fast-moving and adventurous books, simple and entertaining
A farewell to arms; notes, including life and background, general introduction, list of characters, commentary, critical notes on general meaning, the code hero, dramatic structure, style, character studies, questions and theme topics by James Lamar Roberts( Book )
10 editions published between 1963 and 1999 in English and held by 406 libraries worldwide
Includes the life and background of Ernest Hemingway, a list of characters, commentary, and critical notes
Doctor Faustus : notes ... by Eva Fitzwater( Book )
3 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 404 libraries worldwide
The Aeneid : notes by Robert J Milch( Book )
5 editions published between 1966 and 2000 in English and held by 384 libraries worldwide
T.S. Eliot's major poems & plays : notes ... by Robert B Kaplan( Book )
9 editions published between 1965 and 1999 in English and held by 327 libraries worldwide
Includes a biography of Thomas Stearns Eliot, a commenary of major poems and plays, selected bibliography, . commentary of modern poetry and drama, and more
 
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