WorldCat Identities

Murfin, Ross C.

Overview
Works: 39 works in 191 publications in 2 languages and 8,004 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Psychological fiction  History  Historical fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Terminology  Diaries  Parables  Juvenile works  Sea stories 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Publishing director, ed
Classifications: PS1868, 813.3
Publication Timeline
.
Most widely held works by Ross C Murfin
The Bedford glossary of critical and literary terms by Ross C Murfin( Book )

37 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in English and held by 1,354 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume presents over 700 traditional and contemporary critical and literary terms. The entries are arranged alphabetically, extensively cross-referenced and illustrated with hundreds of examples
Heart of darkness : complete, authoritative text with biographical and historical contexts, critical history, and essays from five contemporary critical perspectives by Joseph Conrad( Book )

27 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in English and held by 980 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Along with an authoritative text of Heart of Darkness, this volume presents critical essays, selected or prepared especially for students, that approach the work from several contemporary critical perspectives, such as gender criticism and cultural studies. Each essay is accompanied by an introduction (with bibliography) to the history, principles, and practice of its critical perspective. The book also surveys the biographical, historical, and critical contexts of the literary work and concludes with a glossary of critical terms
Sons and lovers : a novel of division and desire by Ross C Murfin( Book )

8 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 937 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides in-depth analysis of the literary work Sons and Lovers, as well as its importance and critical reception. Includes a chronology of the life and works of the author
Heart of darkness : a case study in contemporary criticism by Joseph Conrad( Book )

15 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 913 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The scarlet letter by Nathaniel Hawthorne( Book )

14 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and held by 774 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 18th century Boston, a Puritan girl is condemned to wear the letter "A" for bearing an illegitimate daughter
Conrad revisited : essays for the eighties( Book )

14 editions published between 1982 and 1985 in English and Undetermined and held by 710 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Swinburne, Hardy, Lawrence, and the burden of belief by Ross C Murfin( Book )

7 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 614 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lord Jim : after the truth by Ross C Murfin( Book )

6 editions published between 1982 and 1992 in English and held by 566 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The poetry of D.H. Lawrence : texts & contexts by Ross C Murfin( Book )

9 editions published between 1983 and 1995 in English and held by 562 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The scarlet letter : complete, authoritative text with biographical, historical, and cultural contexts, critical history, and essays from contemporary critical perspectives by Nathaniel Hawthorne( Book )

13 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 295 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hester Prynne, a young woman in seventeenth century Massachusetts, is condemned by Puritan law to wear a scarlet "A" as the symbol of the sin she committed. Includes biographical and historical context, contextual documents and illustrations, literary criticisms, and glossary
Joseph Conrad, heart of darkness by Joseph Conrad( Book )

5 editions published between 1989 and 1992 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Heart of darkness : an authoritative text, backgrounds and sources, criticism by Joseph Conrad( Book )

2 editions published between 1989 and 1996 in Undetermined and English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Conrad's haunting tale, Marlow, a seaman and wanderer, recounts his physical and psychological journey in search of the enigmatic Kurtz. Travelling to the heart of the African continent, he discovers how Kurtz has gained his position of power and influence over the local people. Marlow's struggle to fathom his experience involves him in a radical questioning of not only his own nature and values but the nature and values of his society
"Heart of Darkness" : Joseph Conrad by Ross C Murfin( Book )

2 editions published in 1992 in Spanish and English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Scarlet Letter" : Nathaniel Hawthorne by Ross C Murfin( Book )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Case studies in contemporary criticism( )

in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The art of Thomas Hardy : a study in transitions by Ross C Murfin( Book )

4 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Heart of darkness : complete, authoritative text with biographical and historical contexts, critical history, and essays from five contemporary critical perspectives by Joseph Conrad( )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Joseph Conrad "Heart of Darkness" : complete, authoritative text with biogr. and historical contexts ...( Book )

2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Audience Level
0
Audience Level
1
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.33 (from 0.15 for Heart of d ... to 0.96 for Joseph Con ...)

The scarlet letter
Alternative Names
Murfin, Ross.

Murfin Ross 1948-....

Languages
English (169)

Spanish (1)

Covers
Heart of darkness : complete, authoritative text with biographical and historical contexts, critical history, and essays from five contemporary critical perspectivesThe scarlet letterThe scarlet letter : complete, authoritative text with biographical, historical, and cultural contexts, critical history, and essays from contemporary critical perspectivesHeart of darkness : an authoritative text, backgrounds and sources, criticismHeart of darkness : complete, authoritative text with biographical and historical contexts, critical history, and essays from five contemporary critical perspectivesJoseph Conrad "Heart of Darkness" : complete, authoritative text with biogr. and historical contexts ...Nathaniel Hawthorne: The scarlet letter : complete, authoritative text with biographical background and critical history plus essays from five contemporary critical perspectives with introductions and bibliographies