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John Steinbeck"s of Mice and Men

by Harold Bloom

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Published by Chelsea House Publications .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English literature: literary criticism,
  • Novels, other prose & writers: from c 1900 -,
  • Cliff"s/ Monarch / Barron"s Book Notes,
  • American English,
  • English,
  • Literary Criticism,
  • USA,
  • American - General,
  • Book Notes,
  • Cliff / Monarch / Barron"s Book Notes,
  • Designed / suitable for A & AS Level,
  • For National Curriculum Key Stage 4 & GCSE,
  • Study guides, home study & revision notes

  • Edition Notes

    Bloom"s Notes

    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages96
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9446631M
    ISBN 100791041433
    ISBN 109780791041437
    OCLC/WorldCa42441110

    The last of John Steinbeck’s play-novelettes and his final attempt, after ’s Of Mice and Men and ’s The Moon is Down, to create what he saw as a new, experimental literary formA Penguin ClassicFour scenes, four people: the husband who yearns for a son.   Of Mice and Men summary in under five minutes! John Steinbeck's novel Of Mice and Men is a classic of English literature. The story follows farm hands Lenny and .

      If one theme can be thought of as defining the plot and symbolism of Of Mice and Men, that theme is loneliness. In many ways, from the outspoken to the subtle (such as Steinbeck's decision to set the novel near Soledad, California, a town name that means "solitude" in Spanish), the presence of loneliness defines the actions of the diverse. John Steinbeck (), born in Salinas, California, came from a family of moderate means. He worked his way through college at Stanford University but never graduated. In he went to New York, where he tried for a few years to establish himself as a free-lance writer, but he failed and.

    A classic novella by Nobel Prize-winning author John Steinbeck, Of Mice and Men tells the story of migrant ranch workers George Milton and Lennie Small and their struggles to make a life for.   Of Mice and Men represents an experiment in form, which Steinbeck described as “a kind of playable novel, written in a novel form but so scened and set that it can be played as it stands.” A rarity in American letters, it achieved remarkable success as a novel, a Broadway play, and three acclaimed films. This Centennial edition, specially /5(K).


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