9 edition of The Moonstone A Romance, Volume II (Large Print) found in the catalog.
December 1, 2006
Written in English
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|Number of Pages||540|
full title The Moonstone: A Romance. author Wilkie Collins. type of work Novel. genre Victorian novel; sensation novel; detective novel. language English. time and place written –; London. date of first publication publisher All the Year Round (England), Harper's Weekly (USA). narrator The Moonstone features eleven different narrators: an unnamed cousin of John Herncastle. Subjective Experience versus Objective Knowledge. The competition between these two forces—subjective experience and objective knowledge—characterize the conflict experienced by the two main characters of The Moonstone, Rachel Verinder and Franklin Blake. If we take the dichotomy between subjectivity and objectivity to mean something like feeling versus fact, we can begin to see .
T. S. Eliot famously described 'The Moonstone' as 'the first, the longest and the best of modern English detective novels', but, as Sandra Kemp discusses in her Introduction, it offers many other facets, which reveal Collins's sensibilities as untypical of his era. His women and servants - like the luckless Rosanna - are treated as individuals capable of anger and passion.3/5(2). Get this from a library! The moonstone: a romance. [Wilkie Collins] -- The Moonstone concerns the huge yellow diamond of the title that was once stolen from an Indian shrine. Rachel Verrinder receives the stone as a gift and does not realise that it has been passed to.
The Moonstone is an original mystery, in every sense of the word, which is centred around a valuable diamond said to be cursed. The story is told in the form of statements written after the fact by some of the people involved in the story, recounting events as they observed : Echo Library. The Moonstone is also a great introduction to Wilkie Collins, whose works, in my opinion, are equal to those of his friend and mentor, Charles Dickens. At least two other Collins novels are available from : The Woman in White and The Evil Genius. All the right audio book elements: mystery, romance, happy ending, and flawless.
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The Moonstone () by Wilkie Collins is a 19th-century British epistolary is generally considered to be the first detective novel, and it established many of the ground rules of the modern detective story was originally serialised in Charles Dickens's magazine All the Year Round.
The Moonstone and The Woman in White are widely considered to be Collins's best novels, and Cited by: Book Review: 'The Moonstone,' By Wilkie Collins | A Hidden Gem Of A Detective Novel Wilkie Collins' The Moonstone is a sleuthing novel that was ahead of its time.
"The Moonstone is a page-turner", writes Carolyn Heilbrun. "It catches one up and unfolds its amazing story through the recountings of its several narrators, all of them enticing and singular." Wilkie More. The following is a recently found letter written by the English author Charles Dickens to his friend Wilkie Collins concerning the latter’s newly released novel The Moonstone: Charles Dickens 11 Gad’s Hill Place Hingham, Kent England Novem Dear Wilkie, I am now pressing my pen against this paper to congratulate you on the success of your excellent new novel, The Moonstone/5.
The Moonstone is often said to be the godfather of the classic English detective story, its founding text. TS Eliot, claiming that the genre was "invented by Collins and not by Poe", declared it. The Moonstone - A Romance - Ebook written by Wilkie Collins. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices.
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THE MOONSTONE: A ROMANCE [ Front Page] second edition of The Moonstone. Published inone of the two books (with The Woman in White) for which Collins is most famous.
Both editions contain the misprint 'treachesrously' on p of volume II. 1 volume editions. The Moonstone is a popular book by Wilkie Collins. Read The Moonstone, free online version of the book by Wilkie Collins, on Wilkie Collins's The Moonstone consists of 33 parts for ease of reading.
Choose the part of The Moonstone which you want. This is a mixed edition set of the Moonstone. Volume 1 is a first edition, Volumes 2 & 3 are second editions from the same year. The Moonstone is tied with the Woman in White for the most influential and popular novel in the Collins canon.
It contains - and arguably popularised - many of the tropes we now associate with the detective genre. Moonstone Romance [boyxboy] Teen Fiction. Cal Rider couldn't think of anything worse than having his adopted brother, Rylan, be his mate.
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Widely regarded as the precursor of the modern mystery and suspense novels, The Moonstone tells of the events surrounding the disappearance of a mysterious (and cursed) yellow diamond/5(12).
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The Moonstone was the only object that interested him in the smallest degree. The fame of it seemed to have reached him, in some of those perilous Indian places where his wanderings had lain. After looking at it silently for so long a time that Miss Rachel began to get confused, he said to her in his cool immovable way, “If you ever go to.Moonstone Books is an American comic book, graphic novel, and prose fiction publisher based in Chicago focused on pulp fiction comic books and prose anthologies as well as horror and western tales.
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The Moonstone Language: English: LoC Class: PR: Language and Literatures: English literature: Subject: England -- Fiction Subject: Country homes -- Fiction Subject: Police -- England -- Fiction Subject: Jewelry theft -- Fiction Subject: East Indians -- England -- Fiction Subject: Mystery fiction Category: Text: EBook-No.
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