A New study guide to Steinbeck"s major works, with critical explications

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Published by Scarecrow Press in Metuchen, N.J .

Written in English

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  • Steinbeck, John, 1902-1968 -- Criticism and interpretation.,
  • Steinbeck, John, 1902-1968 -- Outlines, syllabi, etc.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 285-290) ) and index.

Book details

Statementedited by Tetsumaro Hayashi.
ContributionsHayashi, Tetsumaro.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3537.T3234 Z776 1993
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 297 p. ;
Number of Pages297
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1732526M
ISBN 100810826119
LC Control Number92037198

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A sequel to Hayashi's study guide series—A Study Guide to Steinbeck: A Handbook to His Major Works (Part 1,Part II, ), this book collects contributions from a new generation of Steinbeck teachers-scholars who employ the latest research materials, now available in both published and unpublished sources—letters and manuscripts along with pertinent time-tested by: 7.

A sequel to Hayashi's study guide series—A Study Guide to Steinbeck: A Handbook to His Major Works (Part 1,Part II, ), this book collects contributions from a new generation of Steinbeck teachers-scholars who employ the latest research materials, now available in both published and unpublished sources—letters and manuscripts along with pertinent time-tested : Tetsumaro Hayashi.

Tetsumaro Hayashi, professor of English and director of the Steinbeck Research Institute at Ball State University, Muncie, Indiana, is President of the International John Steinbeck Society and founder and editor-in-chief of the Steinbeck Quarterly and the Steinbeck Monograph Series.A former Folger Shakespeare Library Senior Fellow, he has taught courses in Shakespeare and Steinbeck for many.

A sequel to Hayashi's study guide series-A Study Guide to Steinbeck: A Handbook to His Major Works (Part 1,Part II, ), this book collects contributions from a new generation of Steinbeck teachers-scholars who employ the latest research materials, now available in both published and unpublished sources-letters and manuscripts along with pertinent time-tested : Tetsumaro Hayashi.

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