CliffsNotes on Austen's Emma

by Thomas J Rountree

  • Format: Paperback
  • ISBN-13/EAN: 9780822004349
  • ISBN-10: 0822004348
  • Pages: 88
  • Publication Date: 02/09/1967
  • Carton Quantity: 80

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CliffsNotes on Emma explores a satiric novel that stabs at manners and social classes, all the while delivering entertainment in a mild comic tone and sharing a lesson for the moralist.

Following the heroine’s slow and bumpy growth from self-deception to self-knowledge, this study guide provides summaries and commentaries on each chapter within the three-volume plot structure. 

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  • Introduction to and synopsis of the novel
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  • Review questions and selected bibliography for further research

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