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Roberts, James L. 1929-

Overview
Works: 478 works in 1,437 publications in 1 language and 81,037 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Study guides  Fiction  Short stories  Historical drama  Drama  Stories, plots, etc  History 
Roles: Author, Editor, Illustrator, Annotator
Classifications: PS3511.A86, 813.52
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about James L Roberts
 
Most widely held works by James L Roberts
Adventures of Huckleberry Finn : notes, including life and background ... by James L Roberts( )

25 editions published between 1971 and 1999 in English and held by 1,782 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Including life and background, general plot summary, list of characters, note on chapter titles, summaries and commentaries, character analyses, review questions, selected bibliography."
The grapes of wrath : notes by G. K Carey( )

11 editions published between 1965 and 2000 in English and held by 1,742 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Life and background, introduction, general plot summary, list of characters, chapter summaries and commentaries, notes on general meaning and style, character analysis, examination questions
Moby Dick : notes by James L Roberts( )

32 editions published between 1966 and 2000 in English and held by 1,726 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Notes on Moby Dick including life and times of Herman Melville, introduction, list of characters, synopsis, chapter summaries and commentaries, critical analysis, character analyses, questions of examination and review, and bibliography. -- Adapted from title page
The sound and the fury; notes by James L Roberts( )

30 editions published between 1963 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,722 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes the life and background of William Faulkner, a list of characters, critial commentaries, critical essays, character analyses, and more
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 L Roberts( )

30 editions published between 1963 and 1999 in English and held by 1,701 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes the life and background of Ernest Hemingway, a list of characters, commentary, and critical notes
Death of a salesman : notes by James L Roberts( )

19 editions published between 1964 and 1999 in English and held by 1,698 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes the life and background of Arthur Miller, scene-by-scene summaries and commentaries, critical notes, character sketches, and more
Crime and punishment notes : including introduction ... by James L Roberts( )

17 editions published between 1963 and 1999 in English and held by 1,677 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A guide to Dostoyevsky's novel "Crime and Punishment," offering chapter summaries, critical commentary, study questions, and recommended topics for further research
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 James L Roberts( )

32 editions published between 1964 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,647 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Notes on a story describing a family's struggle to get their mother properly buried, while they encounter catastrophes of flood and fire, as well as the chaos of their own feelings
The crucible : notes, including life and background, list of characters, commentaries, critical analysis, the historical background, review questions and essay topics, appendixes, selected bibliography by Denis Calandra( )

18 editions published between 1968 and 1999 in English and held by 1,603 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Notes on The Crucible, including list of characters, commentaries, critical analysis, and more
Twelfth night : notes, including life of Shakespeare ... by James L Roberts( )

11 editions published between 1960 and 2002 in English and held by 1,594 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the history, culture, and contributions of German-Americans from colonial times to the present
Of mice and men : notes by James L Roberts( )

16 editions published between 1966 and 1999 in English and held by 1,575 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sustained by the hope of someday owning a farm of their own, two migrant laborers arrive to work on a ranch in central California. Including life of the author, general plot summary, summaries and commentaries, questions for review
The brothers Karamazov : notes by G. K Carey( )

9 editions published between 1967 and 2003 in English and held by 1,511 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is a story about a family and the appetites and their struggles that lead up to patricide
Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde : notes, including life of the author, general plot summary, list of characters, summaries and critical commentaries, character analyses, questions for review, essay topics, selected bibliography by James L Roberts( )

20 editions published between 1984 and 2013 in English and held by 1,508 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dr. Jekyll, a kindly scientist, takes on his stunted evil self, Mr. Hyde by night
Madame Bovary : notes by James L Roberts( )

21 editions published between 1964 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,496 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gustave Flaubert's Madam Bovary has been recognized as the forerunner of our most prevalent and influential literary genre, the realistic novel. Cliffs Notes include a brief synopsis of the work, list of characters, chapter analyses, Flaubert's life and work, and questions for review
Absalom, Absalom!; notes by James L Roberts( )

18 editions published between 1964 and 1998 in English and held by 1,473 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Notes on William Faulkner's Absalom, Absalom! Including an introduction to the novel, list of characters, commentaries, character analyses, and review questions
Cliffs notes on Ellison's Invisible man by Jeanne Inness( )

10 editions published between 1969 and 1999 in English and held by 1,468 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Notes on a story that records a black American man's progression from youthful affirmation to a sense of total rejection. Includes a new introduction written by the author
The tempest : notes by L. L Hillegass( )

7 editions published between 1960 and 1996 in English and held by 1,460 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes an introduction to SHakespeare, an introduction to The Tempest, a synopsis, a list of characters, summaries and commentaries, review questions, and more
The old man and the sea : notes by G. K Carey( )

4 editions published between 1973 and 2000 in English and held by 1,415 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poe's short stories : notes by James L Roberts( )

14 editions published between 1980 and 2002 in English and held by 1,412 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Daisy Miller & Turn of the screw : notes by James L Roberts( )

13 editions published between 1965 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,407 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Including: introduction, life and background, lists of characters for each novel, general plot, summaries for each novel, critical notes, questions for review, selected bibliography
 
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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
Alternative Names
Roberts, James H.

Roberts, James L.

Roberts, James L. (James Lamar), 1929-

Roberts, James Lamar, 1929-

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English (354)

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The grapes of wrath : notesMoby Dick : notesThe sound and the fury; notesA 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 topicsDeath of a salesman : notesCrime and punishment notes : including introduction ...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 topicsThe crucible : notes, including life and background, list of characters, commentaries, critical analysis, the historical background, review questions and essay topics, appendixes, selected bibliography