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Dictionary of fictional characters.

Freeman, William

Dictionary of fictional characters.

by Freeman, William

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Published by The Writer in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English literature -- Dictionaries,
  • American literature -- Dictionaries,
  • Characters and characteristics in literature -- Dictionaries

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR19 .F7
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 458 p.
    Number of Pages458
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5888920M
    LC Control Number63022211

    Best Characters in Fiction Since From Book magazine, March/April Listen to the Talk of the Nation discussion. 1 - Jay Gatsby, The Great Gatsby, F. Scott Fitzgerald,   In my historical fiction set in , I have used a (real person) wealthy philanthropist as a character in the story. His father and step-mother, as well as one of his closest friends, are briefly mentioned as well.

    Fictional characters synonyms, Fictional characters pronunciation, Fictional characters translation, English dictionary definition of Fictional characters. Noun 1. fictional character - an imaginary person represented in a work of fiction ; "she is the main character in the novel" character, fictitious. ‘a reference book for operaphiles the answer to a prayer for those who attend operas without doing their homework properly’ - Sir George ChristieA unique and authoritative A-Z reference work that will answer all your questions on who's who in opera. Contains over 2, lively entries on operatic characters, with information on the creator of the role and notable performances.

    Dictionary entry details • FICTIONAL CHARACTER (noun) Sense 1. Meaning: An imaginary person represented in a work of fiction (play or film or story) Classified under: Nouns denoting people. Synonyms: character; fictional character; fictitious character. Context example: she is the main character in the novel. Hypernyms ("fictional character. an uncomplicated character in a story who is illustrated by very few traits. A flat character is opposite to a round character. Although such characters are important, they tend to remain static in their temperaments and personalities throughout the story. Example: Mr. Collins in Jane Austen's Pride and Prejudice is a flat character.


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Publication date TopicsPages: Dictionary of Fictional Characters ( References to Over Works of fictio by William Freeman. Dictionary of Fictional Characters ( References to Over Works of fictio. Folio: N/A. Year Published: Seller Rating: % positive. Dictionary of fictional characters by Freeman, William, ; Urquhart, Fred, ed.

Publication date Topics English literature, American literature, Characters and characteristics in literature Publisher Boston, The Writer, inc Internet Archive Books Pages: rows  This list is comprised of some of the most recognizable names from fictional.

Sir Anthony Absolute (The Rivals) Nick Adams (In Our Time and others) Parson Adams (Joseph Andrews) Frankie Addams (The Member of the Wedding) Anthony Adverse (Anthony Adverse) Captain Ahab (Moby Dick) Albertine (Remembrance of Things Past; or, In Search of Lost Time) Alceste (La Misanthrope).

A readers' guide to s fictional characters from novels, short stories, poems, plays, and operas, mostly by British and American authors, but including some foreign-language classics popular in : Martin Seymour-Smith.

Dictionary of fictional characters. [Martin Seymour-Smith; William Freeman] -- "The definitive guide to o fictional characters from novels, short stories, poems, plays, and operas by British and American authors"--Cover.

Fictional Characters, Now Real Words Scrooge or Pollyanna. A Pollyanna, or an extreme optimist, and a Scrooge, or curmudgeon, may be as different as night and day, but one thing these nouns have in common is that they both come from characters in beloved books, made into popular movies.

Dictionary of fictional characters. [Martin Seymour-Smith; William Freeman] -- Identifies more than fifty thousand fictional characters and the nmovels, short stories, poems, plays, and operas in which they appear. "First U.S. edition"--Title page verso Originally published: The Dent dictionary of fictional characters.

London: Dent, "The definitive guide to o fictional characters from novels, short stories, poems, plays, and operas by British and American authors"--CoverPages: fictional definition: 1.

imaginary: 2. imaginary. Learn more. Characters and characteristics in literature -- Dictionaries. Littérature anglaise -- Dictionnaires anglais. Littérature américaine -- Dictionnaires anglais.

Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Dictionary of Fictional Characters (, Hardcover, Revised) at the best online. 5 Lists of play characters. 6 Lists of sequential art characters. Lists of anime and manga characters. Lists of comic book characters. Lists of comic strip characters.

Lists of webcomics characters. 7 Lists of television series characters. List of live-action television series characters. Lists of animated series characters. invented as part of a work of fiction: Sherlock Holmes is a fictional detective.

of, like, or characterized by fiction: He used a fictional situation to explain the subject.ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Reprint. Originally published: London: Dent, Includes indexes.Famous Fictional Characters Everyone Knows show list info Even if you have never read the book, seen the movie, or read the comic book; you most likely have heard of these characters.