WorldCat Identities

Carey, G. K. (Gary K.)

Overview
Works: 49 works in 276 publications in 1 language and 30,858 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Study guides  History  Drama  Fiction  Commentaries 
Roles: Author, Editor, Annotator
Classifications: PS3515.E37, 813.52
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by G. K Carey
The old man and the sea : notes by G. K Carey( )

22 editions published between 1973 and 2002 in English and held by 1,826 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The grapes of wrath : notes by G. K Carey( )

6 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 1,712 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
Othello : notes, including life of Shakespeare, brief synopsis of the play, list of characters, summaries and commentaries ... by G. K Carey( )

22 editions published between 1959 and 2002 in English and held by 1,674 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Including life of Shakespeare, brief synopsis of the play, list of characters, summaries & commentaries, character analysis, questions for review, selected bibliography."
The sun also rises; notes, including life and background, general introduction, list of characters, commentary, notes on main characters, "The Hemingway Code Hero", review questions and essay topics by G. K Carey( )

27 editions published between 1968 and 2002 in English and held by 1,663 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Notes on a story that focuses on a "lost generation" of Americans who fought in France during World War I and who expatriated themselves from America after the world
The Red badge of courage, notes by Don D Wilson( )

8 editions published between 1964 and 1999 in English and held by 1,613 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
Cliffs notes on Romeo and Juliet : notes, including life of the author, brief summary of the play, time sequence, list of characters, summaries and commentaries ... by G. K Carey( )

8 editions published between 1979 and 2000 in English and held by 1,514 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A study guide to "Romeo and Juliet," a story of star-crossed lovers; providing biographical information about the author; a summary of the play, a time sequence, a list of characters, character and plot analyses, summaries and critical commentaries, review questions, and a selected bibliography
The brothers Karamazov : notes by G. K Carey( )

15 editions published between 1964 and 2003 in English and held by 1,510 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is a story about a family and the appetites and their struggles that lead up to patricide
The stranger : notes by G. K Carey( )

14 editions published between 1979 and 2002 in English and held by 1,491 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The meaninglessness and randomness of life was a constant theme in Camus's writing. This story is absurd, yet touches a chord within the reader that surely will resonate for years to come. A man is condemned to beheading because he was indifferent at his mother's funeral. In prison he finds freedom and happiness. Death becomes his greatest moment of life
Treasure Island & Kidnapped : notes ... by G. K Carey( )

14 editions published between 1974 and 2002 in English and held by 1,465 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Including life of the author, lists of characters, summaries, critical interpretations, questions for review, and selected bibliography
The plague : notes by G. K Carey( )

13 editions published between 1967 and 1999 in English and held by 1,389 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents background information on the life of Camus, critical commentary and analysis of "The Plague," review questions, suggested theme topics, and a selected bibliography for further reading
Uncle Tom's cabin : notes, including life of the author, list of characters, brief plot synopis, summaries and commentaries, Uncle Tom's cabin as melodrama, outline of the melodrama, essay topics, selected bibliography by G. K Carey( )

13 editions published between 1984 and 2000 in English and held by 1,369 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes the life of Harriet Beecher Stowe, a list of characters, a brief plot synopsis, summaries and commentaries, and more
Merchant of Venice : notes by Waldo F McNeir( )

4 editions published between 1981 and 1996 in English and held by 1,316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is the story that introduces us to Shylock, one of the most vivid and memorable characters in Shakespeare's work. You'll gain insight into this romantic comedy as you move through each of the play's five acts. Other features that help you figure out this important work includeLife and background of the authorAnalyses of the charactersA brief synopsis of the playA review section that tests your knowledgeA selected bibliography that leads you to more great resourcesClassic literature or modern-day treasure you'll understand it all with expert information and insight from CliffsNotes study guides
Shakespeare's comedies : notes( )

2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 1,226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Summaries and critical commentaries about the comedies of William Shakespeare, including The comedy of errors, The two gentlemen of Verona, Love's labors lost, A midsummer-night's dream, The merchant of Venice, The taming of the shrew, Much ado about nothing, As you like it, The merry wives of Windsor, Twelfth night, Troilus and Cressida, All's well that ends well, Measure for measure, Pericles, Cymbeline, The winter's tale, The tempest."
Cliffs notes on Shakespeare's histories : Henry VI, Parts 1,2, and 3, Henry IV, part 1, Henry IV, part 2, King John, Richard III, Henry VIII, Richard II, Henry V( )

2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 1,182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Summaries and critical commentaries about the histories of William Shakespeare, including Henry VI, parts 1, 2, and 3, Richard III, King John, Richard II, Henry IV, part 1, Henry IV, part 2, Henry V, Henry VIII."
Cliffs notes on the Bible by Charles Henry Patterson( )

5 editions published between 1965 and 2003 in English and held by 1,141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Finally! Summaries and Commentaries for BOTH the Old and New Testamenst, including the Apocrypha, are available in one easy-to-access volume."
The red pony ; Chrysanthemums ; Flight : notes by G. K Carey( )

5 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 1,128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Walden : notes ... by Joseph R McElrath( )

3 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 1,074 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 Walden, you discover the most important work of Henry David Thoreau - his exploration of the transcendentalist's striving to realize the possibility of one's own perfection and divinity. What results is an account of Thoreau's two-year stay at Walden Pond, a
Cliffs Notes on Aristophanes' Lysistrata, the Birds, the Clouds, the Frogs by G. K Carey( )

5 editions published between 1983 and 1999 in English and held by 1,067 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes notes and background, list of characters, summaries and commentaries, suggested essay questions, selected bibliography
The idiot : notes by G. K Carey( )

1 edition published in 1968 in English and held by 854 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In The Idiot, Prince Myshkin, a saintly man, is thrust into the heart of a society obsessed with wealth, power, and sexual conquest. He soon finds himself at the center of a violent love triangle in which a notorious woman and a beautiful young girl become rivals for his affections. Extortion, scandal, and murder follow, as Dostoevsky's "positively good man" clashes with the emptiness of a society that cannot accommodate his moral idealism. This wonderfully fresh and faithful translation-never before published-is sure to become the definitive edition in English
Roman classics : notes by Mary Ellen Snodgrass( )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 843 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cliff Notes on Roman Classics is the reference book you need to understand the values and ideas inherent in Latin literature and Roman civilization
 
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The grapes of wrath : notesOthello : notes, including life of Shakespeare, brief synopsis of the play, list of characters, summaries and commentaries ...The sun also rises; notes, including life and background, general introduction, list of characters, commentary, notes on main characters, "The Hemingway Code Hero", review questions and essay topicsThe Red badge of courage, notesCliffs notes on Romeo and Juliet : notes, including life of the author, brief summary of the play, time sequence, list of characters, summaries and commentaries ...The brothers Karamazov : notesThe stranger : notesTreasure Island & Kidnapped : notes ...
Alternative Names
Carey, Gary (Gary K.)

Carey, Gary K.

Languages
English (190)