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Roberts, James L. 1929-

Overview
Works: 601 works in 1,617 publications in 1 language and 80,144 library holdings
Genres: Study guides  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Domestic fiction  Fiction  Stories, plots, etc  Drama  Biographies 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Annotator, Consultant, Publisher
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( )

23 editions published between 1971 and 1999 in English and held by 1,694 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 1,689 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 Lamar Roberts( )

25 editions published between 1961 and 2000 in English and held by 1,657 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 1,633 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( )

30 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 held by 1,597 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
Crime and punishment notes : including introduction ... by James L Roberts( )

17 editions published between 1963 and 1999 in English and held by 1,594 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
Twelfth night : notes ... by James L Roberts( )

16 editions published between 1960 and 2002 in English and held by 1,553 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
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( )

30 editions published between 1964 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,540 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
Of mice and men : notes by James L Roberts( )

12 editions published between 1966 and 1999 in English and held by 1,518 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 1,471 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 1,461 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 1,436 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is a story about a family and the appetites and their struggles that lead up to patricide
The tempest : notes by L. L Hillegass( )

8 editions published between 1960 and 1996 in English and held by 1,421 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
Madame Bovary : notes by James L Roberts( )

16 editions published between 1964 and 1999 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,416 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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 1,386 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( )

11 editions published between 1964 and 1998 in English and held by 1,381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reading and study guide for William Faulkner's novel Absalom, Absalom!
The old man and the sea : notes by G. K Carey( )

4 editions published between 1973 and 2000 in English and held by 1,359 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A reading and study guide for Ernest Hemingway's novel The Old Man and the Sea
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 1,357 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

11 editions published between 1980 and 2002 in English and held by 1,350 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, notesCrime and punishment notes : including introduction ...Twelfth night : notes ...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 L.

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

Roberts, James Lamar, 1929-

Languages
English (289)