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Roberts, Edgar V.

Overview
Works: 39 works in 245 publications in 5 languages and 6,936 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Librettos  Picaresque drama  Ballad operas  Drama  Scores  Vocal scores  Manuscripts  Handbooks and manuals 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other
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Most widely held works by Edgar V Roberts
Writing themes about literature by Edgar V Roberts( Book )

57 editions published between 1964 and 1992 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,763 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Literature : an introduction to reading and writing by Edgar V Roberts( Book )

50 editions published between 1986 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,557 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides the tools and insights necessary for students to read literature with care, understanding, and enjoyment, and to write about it with skill and conviction. This is both a comprehensive anthology of fiction, poetry, and drama and a text emphasizing the close connection between good reading and effective writing
Writing about literature by Edgar V Roberts( Book )

29 editions published between 1995 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 811 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The beggar's opera by John Gay( Book )

27 editions published between 1968 and 1984 in English and held by 786 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this work, John Gay turned the conventions of Italian opera riotously upside-down, instead using traditional popular ballads and street tunes, while also indulging in political satire at the expense of the then Prime Minister, Sir Robert Walpole
The Grub-Street opera by Henry Fielding( Book )

17 editions published between 1968 and 1969 in English and Undetermined and held by 725 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Writing themes about literature by Edgar V Roberts( Book )

2 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 453 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Theme -- Theme of character analysis -- Theme about point of view in a literary work -- Theme on a specific problem in a literary work -- Theme on the setting of a literary work -- Theme about a literary work as it embodies ideas -- Theme on a close reading of a passage or work : the analytical-reading theme -- Composition-contrast theme -- Theme analyzing the structure of a literary work -- Theme on imagery in a literary work -- Theme analyzing tone -- Theme analyzing prosody in poetry -- Theme analyzing the style in a short section of prose -- Theme on a literary work as it reflects its historical period -- Theme of evaluation -- Theme reviewing a work of literature
Writing themes about literature by Edgar V Roberts( Book )

2 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 382 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fiction : an introduction to reading and writing by Edgar V Roberts( Book )

11 editions published between 1986 and 1996 in English and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thinking and writing about literature by Edgar V Roberts( Book )

3 editions published between 1978 and 1984 in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A practical college rhetoric : writing themes and tests by Edgar V Roberts( Book )

2 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Instructor's manual, Literature : an introduction to reading and writing by Edgar V Roberts( Book )

2 editions published between 1989 and 1995 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Literature : an introduction to reading and writing by Edgar V Roberts( Book )

3 editions published between 1986 and 2001 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The ballad operas of Henry Fielding, 1730-1732 ; a critical edition (The Author's Farce; The Grub-Street Opera, The Lottery, The Mock Doctor) by Edgar V Roberts( )

3 editions published between 1960 and 1994 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Strategies & resources for teaching writing with the Simon & Schuster Quick access reference for writers 4/E by Linda Julian( Book )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thinking and writing about literature : teacher's guide by Edgar V Roberts( Book )

2 editions published between 1978 and 1984 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Literature : an introduction to reading and writing by Edgar V Roberts( Recording )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Most of the works anthologized in [this text] are by American, British and Canadian writers, but there are also a number of ancient and medieval writers, along with writers who lived in or came from France, Italy, Poland, Australia, Norway, and Russia, together with writers who represent diverse backgrounds of African-American, American Indian, Latino, and Chinese culture. In total, 237 authors are represented here, including five anonymous authors ... [This book] includes a total of 373 separate works - 41 stories, 318 poems ... and 14 plays. Each work is suitable for discussion either alone or in comparison with other works ... [This text can be] used for introduction-to-literature courses, genre courses, and both composition and composition-and-literature courses.-Pref. to the fourth compact ed
Literature: an introduction to reading and writing, compact edition by Edgar V Roberts( Book )

3 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The ballad operas of Henry Fielding, 1730-1732 : a critical edition (The author's farce, the Grub-street opera, the lottery, the mock doctor) by Henry Fielding( Book )

1 edition published in 1974 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What every student should know about writing about literature by Edgar V Roberts( Book )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The beggar's ope( )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The beggar's opera
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Roberts, Edgar V.

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Writing about literatureThe beggar's operaFiction : an introduction to reading and writingThe beggar's ope