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Frankenstein : the 1818 text, contexts, criticism —Shelley, Mary Wollstonecraft, 1797-1851.

This extensively revised Norton Critical Edition includes new texts and illustrative materials that convey the enduring global conversation about Frankenstein and its author. The text is that of the 1818 first edition, p...

The house of mirth : authoritative text, backgrounds and contexts, criticism —Wharton, Edith, 1862-1937, author.

"This [edition] includes: the 1905 book edition of the novel, complete with A. B. Wenzell's eight original illustrations; a preface and explanatory footnotes by Elizabeth Ammons; an abundant selection of contextual mater...

As I lay dying : authoritative text, backgrounds and contexts, criticism —Faulkner, William, 1897-1962.

"First published in 1930, As I Lay Dying has long been recognized not only as one of William Faulkner's greatest works, but also as the most accessible of his major novels. This Norton Critical Edition is based on the 19...

Jane Eyre : an authoritative text, contexts, criticism —Brontë, Charlotte, 1816-1855.

Reprints the 1848 third edition text of "Jane Eyre," the story of a plain and penniless orphan who accepts a job as governess at Thornfield Hall and soon finds herself in love with her melancholy employer, Mr. Edward Roc...

The brothers Karamazov : a revised translation, contexts, criticism —Dostoyevsky, Fyodor, 1821-1881.

The Brothers Karamazov, his last and greatest novel, published just before his death in 1881, chronicles the bitter love-hate struggle between the outsized Fyodor Karamazov and his three very different sons. It is above ...

Heart of darkness : an authoritative text, backgrounds and contexts, criticism —Conrad, Joseph, 1857-1924.

A comprehensive collection of critical commentaries on Joseph Conrad's classic novel "Heart of Darkness," including those from contemporaries Henry James and Virginia Woolf; along with the complete text of the novel.

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