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Swisher, Clarice 1933-

Overview
Works: 49 works in 111 publications in 1 language and 20,071 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Handbooks and manuals  Biography  Juvenile works 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other
Classifications: PR6005.O4, 822.33
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Clarice Swisher
Readings on John Steinbeck( Book )

6 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 1,145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An anthology of critical essays that provide literary analysis and criticism of John Steinbeck's works along with a biography of the literary figure
Victorian England by Clarice Swisher( Book )

4 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in English and held by 1,058 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of essays that discuss the literary, cultural, technical, political, and social ramifications of the Victorian era
Readings on Nathaniel Hawthorne( Book )

2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 1,048 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collection of essays about Nathaniel Hawthorne written between 1842 and 1984
Readings on the tragedies of William Shakespeare by Clarice Swisher( Book )

4 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 1,026 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collection of essays on Shakespeare's tragedies written between 1870 and 1986
Readings on the comedies( Book )

3 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 961 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes a brief biography of William Shakespeare, this book presents essays that provide a wide variety of information and opinion about William Shakespeare's comedies
Readings on Jane Austen( Book )

2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 958 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book contains an in-depth biography of Jane Austen, with contributing writers' essays taken from a wide variety of sources
Readings on the sonnets( Book )

2 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 880 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents biographical information about William Shakespeare and a collection of critical essays discussing various aspects of his sonnets, including characters, themes and meanings, and poetic technique
Readings on William Faulkner( Book )

4 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 854 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents biographical information on Faulkner, and examines various analyses of his work for insights into the issues that lie under the surface of the plots of his writings
Readings on Charles Dickens( Book )

3 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 768 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a series of articles examining the life and works of the English author Charles Dickens, discussing the themes and characters in his many novels, including "Oliver Twist," "David Copperfield," and "A Christmas Carol."
The spread of Islam( Book )

3 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 744 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A study of the religion of Islam, its laws and function throughout the world
Readings on Lord of the flies( Book )

5 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 706 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This dark novel of evil & human nature is examined in essays that explore its themes, symbolism, characters, & continued popularity
Readings on Macbeth( Book )

3 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 656 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of essays about the major themes and ideas found in Shakespeare's play "Macbeth"; includes biographical information about Shakespeare
Readings on the histories( Book )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 648 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of essays on the histories of Shakespeare by critics including Francis Fergusson, A.R. Humphreys, and E.M.W. Tillyard
Readings on Joseph Conrad( Book )

2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 629 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of essays that offer critical analysis and opinion on the writings of British novelist Joseph Conrad. Includes biographical information about the author, a chronology, and a bibliography
Readings on Pride and prejudice( Book )

3 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 568 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This collection of essays delves into the themes, characters, writing style, gentle satire, and lifestyles found in Pride and Prejudice, Jane Austen's most popular novel
Readings on Heart of darkness( Book )

3 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 560 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This collection of critical essays examines themes, characters, style and literary methods, and Africa and colonialism in Joseph Conrad's early twentieth-century novel "Heart of Darkness." Also included is a brief biographical sketch of the author
Victorian literature( Book )

3 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 551 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains critical essays that analyze important literary works of the Victorian era
John F. Kennedy( Book )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 447 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fulfills the standard: "Individuals, Groups, and Institutions" from the National Council for the Social Studies Curriculum Standards for High SchoolFulfills the standards: "Historical Comprehension," "Historical Research Capabilities," and "Historical Issues-Analysis and Decision Making" from the National History Education Standards for United States History, Grades 5-12
Readings on the Merchant of Venice( Book )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 424 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book includes eighteen critical essays on "The Merchant of Venice" and a biography of William Shakespeare
Readings on A portrait of the artist as a young man( Book )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 382 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An anthology of critical essays that provide a wide range of information and opinion about "A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man," and its author, James Joyce
 
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Readings on the tragedies of William Shakespeare
Alternative Names
Swisher, Clarice 1933-

Languages
English (58)

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Victorian EnglandReadings on Nathaniel HawthorneReadings on the tragedies of William ShakespeareReadings on the comediesReadings on Jane AustenReadings on the sonnetsReadings on William FaulknerReadings on Charles Dickens