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Analysis of ‘The Old Man and the Sea’ by Ernest Hemingway

Analysis of ‘The Old Man and the Sea’ by Ernest Hemingway Background Analysis of ‘The Old Man and the Sea’ by Ernest Hemingway – Ernest…

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Analysis of At Hiruharama by Penelope Fitzgerald

About the Author Analysis of ‘At Hiruharama’ by Penelope Fitzgerald – Penelope Fitzgerald belonged to the illustrious Knox family. Her father and his brothers were…

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Analysis of One Art by Elizabeth Bishop

Analysis of ‘One Art’ by Elizabeth Bishop – Elizabeth Bishop was an American poet who was born in 1911. She lost her father when she was…

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Analysis of All The Pretty Horses by Cormac McCarthy

Author Background Cormac McCarthy is an American writer who was born in Rhode Island. He attended the University of Tennessee but did not graduate. His…

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Analysis of ‘Cat’s Eye’ by Margaret Atwood

Analysis of ‘Cat’s Eye’ by Margaret Atwood Author Background Analysis of ‘Cat’s Eye’ by Margaret Atwood – Margaret Atwood is a Canadian poet and novelist…

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Analysis of ‘Farewell to Arms’, by Ernest Hemingway

Author background Probably no other modern writer has influenced writers of fiction as much as Ernest Hemingway has. His pared down, edgy and understated style…

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Analysis of ‘Catch 22’, by Joseph Heller

Catch 22: Background Joseph Heller who was born in Brooklyn in 1923 worked as a bombardier in the Air Force during the WW II. Catch…

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Posted in English Poetry

Analysis of Darkling Thrush by Thomas Hardy

Analysis of Darkling Thrush by Thomas Hardy Background Analysis of Darkling Thrush by Thomas Hardy – Many poets have written about the end of the…

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Analysis of The Phoenix by Sylvia Townsend Warner

Author Background Analysis of ‘The Phoenix’, by Sylvia Townsend Warner – Syvia Townsend Warner was born in Middlesex in 1893. Her father was a house…

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Analysis of ‘Composed Upon Westminster Bridge’, by William Wordsworth

Summary   The speaker declares the sight in front of him is the most beautiful one on earth. Unless you are a person with no…

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Analysis of ‘The Trees’ by Philip Arthur Larkin

Analysis of ‘The Trees’ by Philip Arthur Larkin Analysis of ‘The Trees’ by Philip Arthur Larkin – ‘The Trees’ is written by Philip Arthur Larkin…

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Analysis of ‘During Wind and Rain’ by Thomas Hardy

Analysis of ‘During Wind and Rain’ by Thomas Hardy Background Analysis of ‘During Wind and Rain’ by Thomas Hardy – Much of Hardy’s poetry is…

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Analysis of ‘I Look into My Glass’ by Thomas Hardy

Analysis of ‘I Look into My Glass’ by Thomas Hardy Background Analysis of ‘I Look into My Glass’ by Thomas Hardy – Thomas Hardy was…

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Analysis of ‘Sonnet’ by Christina Rossetti

Analysis of ‘Sonnet’ by Christina Rossetti Background Analysis of ‘Sonnet’ by Christina Rossetti – Christina Rossetti was a poet of Victorian England who is now…

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Analysis of ‘Death and the Maiden’, by Ariel Dorfman

Death and the Maiden Author Dorfman, Ariel Timeline Dorfman, Ariel is an Argentine-Chilean-American essayist, novelist, academic, playwright and human rights activist. He was born on…

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Analysis of ‘Death of a Salesman’ by Arthur Miller

Analysis of ‘Death of a Salesman’ by Arthur Miller Analysis of ‘Death of a Salesman’ by Arthur Miller – “Death of a salesman” was staged…

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The City Planners – Margaret Atwood

The City Planners – Margaret Atwood Summary The City Planners – Margaret Atwood – Margaret Atwood finds the identical houses of suburbia offending to the…

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Analysis of Of White Hairs and Cricket by Rohinton Mistry

Analysis of ‘Of White Hairs and Cricket’ by Rohinton Mistry Background Analysis of ‘Of White Hairs and Cricket’ by Rohinton Mistry – Rohinton Mistry spent…

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Analysis of ‘My Life And Hard Times’ by James Thurber

Analysis of ‘My Life And Hard Times’ by James Thurber Analysis of ‘My Life And Hard Times’ by James Thurber – James Grover Thurber, a…

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Analysis of ‘An Inspector calls’ by J B Priestly

Analysis of ‘An Inspector calls’ by J B Priestly Analysis of ‘An Inspector calls’ by J B Priestly – An Inspector Calls is a three…

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Analysis of ‘Sonnet 116’ by William Shakespeare

Sonnet 116: Let me not to the marriage of true minds – William Shakespeare Background This and Sonnet 18 are the most famous in English…

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Analysis of ‘First Love’ by John Clare

First Love – John Clare Background Analysis of ‘First Love’ by John Clare – John Clare was an early 19th-century poet who wrote mostly about…

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Analysis of ‘The Glass Menagerie’ by Tennessee Williams

Analysis of ‘The Glass Menagerie’ by Tennessee Williams Analysis of ‘The Glass Menagerie’ by Tennessee Williams – Tennessee Williams is world-renowned playwright and a writer…

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Analysis of Mings Biggest Prey by Patricia Highsmith

Analysis of ‘Ming’s Biggest Prey’ by Patricia Highsmith Background Analysis of ‘Ming’s Biggest Prey’ by Patricia Highsmith – Patricia Highsmith was an American writer of…

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Analysis of ‘Cat’s Cradle’ by Kurt Vonnegut

Analysis of ‘Cat’s Cradle’ by Kurt Vonnegut Background Analysis of ‘Cat’s Cradle’ by Kurt Vonnegut – Kurt Vonnegut was born in Indianapolis, Indiana on November…

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