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Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Borders Group Inc
Publication date October 27, 2009
Pages 203
Binding Paperback
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9781587266188
ISBN-10 1587266180
Dimensions 0.50 by 5.25 by 8.25 in.
Weight 0.48 lbs.
Original list price $5.95
Summaries and Reviews
Amazon.com description: Product Description:
The structure of ['Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde'] follows a path as indirect and elusive as its multiple narrative voices. With its obliquely recorded incidents, its eyewitness accounts and sealed confessions, it resembles...a [police detective's] casebook--a collection of gathered clues, fragments, through which the clever detective may be able to...project a complete narrative. Perhaps one of the most compelling aspects of this novel [of ten chapters] is that, in fact, there's so much left here for [the reader] to fill in, so many scenes that [the reader] can only imagine. Such a structure creates fertile ground for allegory [a story with symbolic meaning] hunters, and there are indeed many convincing interpretations of this novel.


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