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A day's read, Arnold Weinstein, Grant L. Voth, Emily Allen

Label
A day's read
Title
A day's read
Statement of responsibility
Arnold Weinstein, Grant L. Voth, Emily Allen
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Join three literary scholars and award-winning professors as they introduce you to dozens of short masterpieces that you can finish-- and engage with-- in a day or less with A day's read. Professor Arnold Weinstein of Brown University and Professor Grant L. Voth of Monterey Peninsula College-- two of our most popular literature professors-- are joined by award-winning Professor Emily Allen of Purdue University. Together, all three offer you their unique scholarly perspectives on short books from across time and around the world"--From publisher's website
Member of
Accompanying matter
  • libretto or text
  • other
Cataloging source
TXG
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Weinstein, Arnold L
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
Literary text for sound recordings
lectures speeches
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Dr. Arnold Weinstein is the Edna and Richard Salomon Distinguished Professor of Comparative Literature at Brown University. Dr. Emily Allen is Associate Professor of English at Purdue University. Dr. Grant L. Voth is Professor Emeritus at Monterey Peninsula College in California
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1964-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Allen, Emily
  • Voth, Grant L
  • Teaching Company
Series statement
The great courses
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Literature
  • Literature
  • Books and reading
  • Reading
  • Audiobooks
  • Audiobooks
  • Books and reading
  • Literature
  • Literature
  • Reading
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
A day's read, Arnold Weinstein, Grant L. Voth, Emily Allen
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
Copyright
Note
  • Course no. 2161
  • PDF contains course workbook
  • Compact discs
  • "Topic, literature and language ; subtopic, world literature."
  • Book contains lecture transcripts and course guide, credits, timeline, biographical notes, and bibliography
Accompanying material
1 computer disc (pdf, color, ; 4 3/4 in)
Bibliography note
Course guidebook includes bibliographical references
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
  • audio disc
  • computer disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
  • cd
Carrier MARC source
  • rdacarrier
  • rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
  • spoken word
  • computer program
Content type code
  • spw
  • cop
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • Vesaas, The Ice Palace
  • Calvino, Invisible cities
  • Duras, The lover
  • Coetzee, Disgrace
  • Rhys, Wide Sargasso Sea
  • Austen, Lady Susan
  • Balzac, The girl with the golden eyes
  • Meredith, Modern love
  • Huysmans, Against the grain
  • Stevenson, The strange case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde
  • Kafka, "A country doctor"
  • Wilde, The picture of Dorian Gray
  • James, The beast in the Jungle
  • Joyce, "The dead"
  • Proust, The Lemoine affair
  • Woolf, "Mrs. Dalloway in Bond Street"
  • McEwan, On Chesil Beach
  • Cather, Alexander's bridge
  • Lu Xun, Short story selections
  • Chopin, The awakening
  • Melville, Billy Budd
  • Prévost, Manon Lescaut
  • McCullers, Ballad of the Sad Cafe
  • Chekhov, Short story selections
  • Hersey, Hiroshima
  • Satrapi, Persepolis
  • Jataka story selections
  • Munro, Short story selections
  • Basho, The narrow road of the interior
  • Sijie, Balzac and the little Chinese seamstress
  • Flaubert, "A simple heart"
  • Faulkner, "Pantaloon in black"
  • Borges, Short story selections
  • Hemingway, "The old man and the sea"
  • O'Connor, Short story selections
  • Lagerkvist, The Sybil
Control code
ocn921144996
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • 4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
  • 4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Extent
18 audio discs
Form of item
direct electronic
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781490678276
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
  • audio
  • computer
Media MARC source
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
  • c
Other physical details
digital, CD audio
Publisher number
  • GC0626
  • PC2161A
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • sound disc
  • optical disk
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)921144996
System details
PDF requires Adobe Reader or PDF reader
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
A day's read, Arnold Weinstein, Grant L. Voth, Emily Allen
Publication
Distribution
Copyright
Note
  • Course no. 2161
  • PDF contains course workbook
  • Compact discs
  • "Topic, literature and language ; subtopic, world literature."
  • Book contains lecture transcripts and course guide, credits, timeline, biographical notes, and bibliography
Accompanying material
1 computer disc (pdf, color, ; 4 3/4 in)
Bibliography note
Course guidebook includes bibliographical references
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
  • audio disc
  • computer disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
  • cd
Carrier MARC source
  • rdacarrier
  • rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
  • spoken word
  • computer program
Content type code
  • spw
  • cop
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • Vesaas, The Ice Palace
  • Calvino, Invisible cities
  • Duras, The lover
  • Coetzee, Disgrace
  • Rhys, Wide Sargasso Sea
  • Austen, Lady Susan
  • Balzac, The girl with the golden eyes
  • Meredith, Modern love
  • Huysmans, Against the grain
  • Stevenson, The strange case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde
  • Kafka, "A country doctor"
  • Wilde, The picture of Dorian Gray
  • James, The beast in the Jungle
  • Joyce, "The dead"
  • Proust, The Lemoine affair
  • Woolf, "Mrs. Dalloway in Bond Street"
  • McEwan, On Chesil Beach
  • Cather, Alexander's bridge
  • Lu Xun, Short story selections
  • Chopin, The awakening
  • Melville, Billy Budd
  • Prévost, Manon Lescaut
  • McCullers, Ballad of the Sad Cafe
  • Chekhov, Short story selections
  • Hersey, Hiroshima
  • Satrapi, Persepolis
  • Jataka story selections
  • Munro, Short story selections
  • Basho, The narrow road of the interior
  • Sijie, Balzac and the little Chinese seamstress
  • Flaubert, "A simple heart"
  • Faulkner, "Pantaloon in black"
  • Borges, Short story selections
  • Hemingway, "The old man and the sea"
  • O'Connor, Short story selections
  • Lagerkvist, The Sybil
Control code
ocn921144996
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • 4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
  • 4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Extent
18 audio discs
Form of item
direct electronic
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781490678276
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
  • audio
  • computer
Media MARC source
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
  • c
Other physical details
digital, CD audio
Publisher number
  • GC0626
  • PC2161A
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • sound disc
  • optical disk
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)921144996
System details
PDF requires Adobe Reader or PDF reader
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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