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The Resource Harry Potter's bookshelf : the great books behind the Hogwarts adventures, John Granger

Harry Potter's bookshelf : the great books behind the Hogwarts adventures, John Granger

Label
Harry Potter's bookshelf : the great books behind the Hogwarts adventures
Title
Harry Potter's bookshelf
Title remainder
the great books behind the Hogwarts adventures
Statement of responsibility
John Granger
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1961-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Granger, John
Dewey number
823/.914
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR6068.O93
LC item number
Z676 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Rowling, J. K.
  • Rowling, J. K.
  • Rowling, J. K.
  • Potter, Harry (Fictitious character)
Label
Harry Potter's bookshelf : the great books behind the Hogwarts adventures, John Granger
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [305]-315)
Contents
Narrative drive and genre : why we keep turning the pages -- Pride and prejudice with wands : how Jane Austen haunts the heart and soul of Rowling's artistry -- Setting, the familiar stage and scenery props of the drama : Harry Potter as a boarding school story in the tradition of Tom Brown's schooldays -- Gothic romance : the spooky atmosphere formula from Transylvania : Harry Potter as an echo of the Bronte sisters, Frankenstein, The strange case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde, and Dracula -- Harry Potter as postmodern epic : preaching the gospel of tolerance and inclusiveness--and choosing the metanarrative of love -- The satirical Harry Potter : the allegorical journey Harry takes with Gulliver into Plato's cave in order to make a point in mockery about government and news media -- Harry Potter as an Everyman allegory : Harry, Hogwarts, and company as medieval types for reader reflection and edification -- The magical center of the circle : the mythic meaning of Harry's hero's journeys from Privet Drive to King's Cross -- Harry Potter as alchemical reading magic : Shakespeare, Dickens, and the artistry changing readers' hearts from lead to gold -- The secret of the mirror and the seeing eye : Ms. Rowling's debt to the subversive fantasy writers of the English tradition
Control code
ocn276819863
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
Berkley trade pbk. ed.
Extent
xviii, 315 p.
Isbn
9780425229798
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2009011708
System control number
(OCoLC)276819863
Label
Harry Potter's bookshelf : the great books behind the Hogwarts adventures, John Granger
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [305]-315)
Contents
Narrative drive and genre : why we keep turning the pages -- Pride and prejudice with wands : how Jane Austen haunts the heart and soul of Rowling's artistry -- Setting, the familiar stage and scenery props of the drama : Harry Potter as a boarding school story in the tradition of Tom Brown's schooldays -- Gothic romance : the spooky atmosphere formula from Transylvania : Harry Potter as an echo of the Bronte sisters, Frankenstein, The strange case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde, and Dracula -- Harry Potter as postmodern epic : preaching the gospel of tolerance and inclusiveness--and choosing the metanarrative of love -- The satirical Harry Potter : the allegorical journey Harry takes with Gulliver into Plato's cave in order to make a point in mockery about government and news media -- Harry Potter as an Everyman allegory : Harry, Hogwarts, and company as medieval types for reader reflection and edification -- The magical center of the circle : the mythic meaning of Harry's hero's journeys from Privet Drive to King's Cross -- Harry Potter as alchemical reading magic : Shakespeare, Dickens, and the artistry changing readers' hearts from lead to gold -- The secret of the mirror and the seeing eye : Ms. Rowling's debt to the subversive fantasy writers of the English tradition
Control code
ocn276819863
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
Berkley trade pbk. ed.
Extent
xviii, 315 p.
Isbn
9780425229798
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2009011708
System control number
(OCoLC)276819863

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