WorldCat Identities

Allen, L. David

Overview
Works: 17 works in 42 publications in 1 language and 4,484 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Political fiction  Satire  Fables  Allegories  Juvenile works  Science fiction  Satirical literature  Young adult works  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PR6029.R8, 823.912
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by L. David Allen
Animal farm : notes by L. David Allen( )

9 editions published between 1967 and 1999 in English and held by 1,631 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

These notes present a clear discussion of the action and thought of the work under consideration and a concise interpertation of its artistic merits and its significance
A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's court : notes, including life of the author ... by L. David Allen( )

4 editions published between 1982 and 1999 in English and held by 1,301 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A clean description of the actions and thoughts of the story and a concise interpretation
The prince and the pauper : notes by L. David Allen( )

8 editions published between 1980 and 1999 in English and held by 1,268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A clear description of the actions and thoughts of the story and a concise interpretation
Science fiction : an introduction ... by L. David Allen( Book )

4 editions published between 1973 and 1999 in English and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The original CliffsNotes study guides offer expert commentary on major themes, plots, characters, literary devices, and historical background. The latest generation of titles in this series also feature glossaries and visual elements that complement the classic, familiar format. In CliffsNotes on Science Fiction: an Introduction, you'll gain insight into the differing styles of science fiction, discover how true science shapes the genre, and see how science fiction serves as an important historical marker for society. You'll dive into works by some of the great masters of science fiction, including Jules Verne, Isaac Asimov, Arthur C. Clarke, Robert Heinlein, Ursula LeGuin, Frank Herbert, and more. This study guide carries you along on incredible journeys by providing detailed summaries and critical analyses on some of the most popular science fiction stories. You'll find analyses of20,000 Leagues Under the SeaThe Time MachineI, RobotThe Left Hand of DarknessChildhood's EndRite of PassageAnd more Classic literature or modern-day treasure - you'll understand it all with expert information and insight from CliffsNotes study guides
Science fiction reader's guide by L. David Allen( Book )

2 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

CliffsNotes on Detective Fiction by L. David Allen( )

3 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This CliffsNotes guide includes everything you've come to expect from the trusted experts at CliffsNotes, including analysis of the most widely read literary works
The prince and the pauper by L. David Allen( Recording )

2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

CliffsNotes study guide on Mark Twain's The prince and the pauper supplements the original literary work by giving background information about the author, an introduction to the work, a graphical character map, critical commentaries, expanded glossaries, and a comprehensive index to use as an educational tool that will allow for a better understanding of the work
Animal farm by George Orwell( )

1 edition published in 2008 in Undetermined and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A satire on totalitarianism in which farm animals overthrow their human owner and set up their own government
Orwell's Animal farm : notes by L. David Allen( Book )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Van Wyck Brooks' changing view of American culture by L. David Allen( )

1 edition published in 1964 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Twain's The Prince and the Pauper by L. David Allen( )

1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The original CliffsNotes study guides offer expert commentary on major themes, plots, characters, literary devices, and historical background. The latest generation of titles in this series also feature glossaries and visual elements that complement the classic, familiar format. Take a journey into old London with CliffsNotes on The Prince and the Pauper as two boys - one the heir to the throne of England and the other the unloved son of a beggar and thief - trade clothes for an afternoon and, as a result, they trade lives as well. Are you satisfied with your lot in life? You can count on CliffsNotes to help you navigate the themes in The Prince and the Pauper as you think about what might happen if you had the chance to live someone else's existence. You'll also explore the life and background of the author, Mark Twain, and come to understand how he came to write this novel. Other features that help you study includeAn introduction to the novelA list of charactersInsight into Twain's method of characterizationA review section that tests your knowledgeA selected bibliography for more study Classic literature or modern modern-day treasure - you'll understand it all with expert information and insight from CliffsNotes study guides
Mark Twain( Book )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

A Connecticut yankee by L. David Allen( Book )

1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Cliffs Notes: Twain's A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court by L. David Allen( )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As the protagonist of a fanciful, delightful story that can be read either as pure entertainment or for social criticism, Twain's Yankee is a simple American folk character that confronts nobility and knighthood. It is also a satire on nostalgia. This concise supplement to Mark Twain's A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court helps students understand the overall structure of the novel, actions and motivations of the characters, and the social and cultural perspectives of the author
Adult basic skills, English : ABS 01x (XND 301A 056) by L. David Allen( Book )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A connecticut Yankee in king Arthur's Court by L. David Allen( Book )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cliffs Notes: Mark Twain's The Prince and the Pauper by L. David Allen( )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Satirizing the adage that 'the grass is always greener on the other side, ' Twain gives us two characters who switch social place and status. Oddly, the changes only bring confusion and unhappiness for both of them
 
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Languages
English (41)