The Resource A day's read, [Arnold Weinstein, Emily Allen, Grant L. Voth], (sound recording)

A day's read, [Arnold Weinstein, Emily Allen, Grant L. Voth], (sound recording)

Label
A day's read
Title
A day's read
Statement of responsibility
[Arnold Weinstein, Emily Allen, Grant L. Voth]
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
other
Cataloging source
CCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Weinstein, Arnold L
Dewey number
809
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, Emily Allen, Grant L. Voth], (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Compact discs
  • "Topic: Literature & Language, Subtopic: World Literature"--Container
  • Book contains lecture transcripts and course guide, credits, timeline, biographical notes, and bibliography
Accompanying material
1 book (x, 278 p. ; 19 cm.)
Bibliography note
Course guidebook includes bibliographical references
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
  • O'Connor, Short story selections
  • Lagerkvist, The Sybil
  • Vesaas, The Ice Palace
  • Calvino, Invisible Cities
  • Duras, The Lover
  • Coetzee, Disgrace
  • v. 1,
  • lectures 1-12.
  • Kafka, "A country doctor"
  • Prévost, Manon Lescaut
  • Flaubert, "A simple heart"
  • Faulkner, "Pantaloon in black"
  • Borges, Short story selections
  • Hemingway, "The old man and the sea"
  • 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
  • v. 2,
  • lectures 13-24.
  • 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
  • Satrapi, Persepolis
  • Jataka Story Selections
  • Munro, Short Story Selections
  • Basho, The Narrow Road of the Interior
  • Sijie, Balzac and the Little Chinese Seamstress
  • v. 3, lectures 25-36.
  • Cather, Alexander's Bridge
  • Lu Xun, Short Story Selections
  • Chopin, The Awakening
  • Melville, Billy Budd
  • McCullers, Ballad of the Sad Cafe
  • Chekhov, Short Story Selections
  • Hersey, Hiroshima
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
18 sound discs (30 min. each)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781598038446
Isbn Type
(set)
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
2161
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)805593968
  • 687113
  • (OCoLC)ocn805593968
  • 687113
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
A day's read, [Arnold Weinstein, Emily Allen, Grant L. Voth], (sound recording)
Publication
Note
  • Compact discs
  • "Topic: Literature & Language, Subtopic: World Literature"--Container
  • Book contains lecture transcripts and course guide, credits, timeline, biographical notes, and bibliography
Accompanying material
1 book (x, 278 p. ; 19 cm.)
Bibliography note
Course guidebook includes bibliographical references
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
  • O'Connor, Short story selections
  • Lagerkvist, The Sybil
  • Vesaas, The Ice Palace
  • Calvino, Invisible Cities
  • Duras, The Lover
  • Coetzee, Disgrace
  • v. 1,
  • lectures 1-12.
  • Kafka, "A country doctor"
  • Prévost, Manon Lescaut
  • Flaubert, "A simple heart"
  • Faulkner, "Pantaloon in black"
  • Borges, Short story selections
  • Hemingway, "The old man and the sea"
  • 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
  • v. 2,
  • lectures 13-24.
  • 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
  • Satrapi, Persepolis
  • Jataka Story Selections
  • Munro, Short Story Selections
  • Basho, The Narrow Road of the Interior
  • Sijie, Balzac and the Little Chinese Seamstress
  • v. 3, lectures 25-36.
  • Cather, Alexander's Bridge
  • Lu Xun, Short Story Selections
  • Chopin, The Awakening
  • Melville, Billy Budd
  • McCullers, Ballad of the Sad Cafe
  • Chekhov, Short Story Selections
  • Hersey, Hiroshima
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
18 sound discs (30 min. each)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781598038446
Isbn Type
(set)
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
2161
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)805593968
  • 687113
  • (OCoLC)ocn805593968
  • 687113
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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