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Roberts, James L. 1929-

Overview
Works: 635 works in 1,647 publications in 2 languages and 79,299 library holdings
Genres: Study guides  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Fiction  Stories, plots, etc  Drama  History  Biographies 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Annotator, Consultant, Illustrator
Classifications: PS3511.A86, 813.52
Publication Timeline
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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 1,717 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( )

14 editions published between 1965 and 2000 in English and held by 1,690 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( )

25 editions published between 1961 and 2000 in English and held by 1,649 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
Death of a salesman : notes by James L Roberts( )

18 editions published between 1964 and 1999 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,629 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes the life and background of Arthur Miller, scene-by-scene summaries and commentaries, critical notes, character sketches, and more
The sound and the fury; notes by James L Roberts( )

29 editions published between 1963 and 2014 in English and held by 1,629 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Red badge of courage, notes by Don D Wilson( )

17 editions published between 1964 and 1999 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,591 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Notes include : chapter summaries and critical commentaries, biography of Stephen Crane, critical analysis of the novel, character analyses, Crane's style and technique, questions for review
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( )

31 editions published between 1964 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,565 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

By telling the story through the voices of several narrators, Faulkner provided deep observations of a Southern family's move to a new town and life. The book is not only compelling because of the story, but also because of the depth and richness of the characters
Twelfth night : notes ... by James L Roberts( )

18 editions published between 1960 and 2002 in English and held by 1,541 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides study tools on William Shakespeare's "Twelfth Night," including background on the author, summaries, commentary, literary analysis, and character analyses
Of mice and men : notes by James L Roberts( )

12 editions published between 1966 and 1999 in English and held by 1,507 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
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 1,467 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dr. Jekyll, a kindly scientist, takes on his stunted evil self, Mr. Hyde by night
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( )

3 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 1,453 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Notes on The Crucible, including list of characters, commentaries, critical analysis, and more
The brothers Karamazov : notes by G. K Carey( )

9 editions published between 1967 and 2003 in English and held by 1,441 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is a story about a family and the appetites and their struggles that lead up to patricide
Madame Bovary : notes by James L Roberts( )

17 editions published between 1964 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,438 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The tempest : notes by L. L Hillegass( )

8 editions published between 1960 and 1996 in English and held by 1,423 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
One flew over the cuckoo's nest : notes : including life and background, introduction, critical commentaries, character analyses, special topics, review questions, selected bibliography by Thomas Richard Holland( )

2 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 1,383 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes life and background of Ken Kesey, character analyses, critical commentaries, review questions, and more
Absalom, Absalom!; notes by James L Roberts( )

12 editions published between 1964 and 1998 in English and held by 1,382 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reading and study guide for William Faulkner's novel Absalom, Absalom!
The Count of Monte Cristo : notes, including life of the author ... by James L Roberts( )

8 editions published between 1985 and 2006 in English and held by 1,359 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The old man and the sea : notes by G. K Carey( )

4 editions published between 1973 and 2000 in English and held by 1,354 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A reading and study guide for Ernest Hemingway's novel The Old Man and the Sea
Daisy Miller & Turn of the screw : notes by James L Roberts( )

12 editions published between 1965 and 1999 in English and French and held by 1,349 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
Poe's short stories : notes by James L Roberts( )

11 editions published between 1980 and 2002 in English and held by 1,348 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The Count of Monte Cristo : notes, including life of the author ...
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The grapes of wrath : notesMoby Dick : notesDeath of a salesman : notesThe sound and the fury; notesThe Red badge of courage, notesAs 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 topicsTwelfth night : notes ...Of mice and men : notes
Alternative Names
Roberts, James H.

Roberts, James L.

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

Roberts, James Lamar, 1929-

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Languages
English (291)

French (1)