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Critical children : the use of childhood in ten great novels /

Richard Locke.

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Main Author: Locke, Richard
Published: New York : Columbia University Press, ©2011.
Topics: Children in literature. | American fiction - History and criticism. | English fiction - History and criticism. | LITERARY CRITICISM - European - English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh. | LITERARY CRITICISM - General.
Genres: Electronic books. | Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Online Access: JSTOR EBA - Full text online
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Introduction -- Charles Dickens's heroic victims: Oliver Twist, David Copperfield, and Pip -- Mark Twain's free spirits and slaves: Tom Sawyer and Huckleberry Finn -- Henry James's demonic lambs: Miles and Flora in The turn of the screw -- J.M. Barrie's eternal narcissist: Peter Pan -- J.D. Salinger's saintly dropout: Holden Caulfield -- Vladimir Nabokov's abused nymph: Lolita -- Philip Roth's performing loudmouth: Alexander Portnoy.

Table of Contents for: Critical children : the use of childhood