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Old 07-29-2012, 08:37 AM   #1
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Sunday special-literature

SUNDAY SPECIAL-LITERATURE


1. Phillip Nolan is this title character.
2. James Fenimore Cooper's home town.
(Hint; Itís in New York)
3. Cooper's two novels featuring Natty Bumpo.
4. The town in "Our Town".
5. Sinclair Lewis' Vermont doctor character.
6. John Steinbeck's fish factory tale.
7. Adam Trask appears in this novel.
(Hint; Played by Raymond Massey in the movie version)
8. Mountains where Rip Van Winkle slept for 20 years.
9. She wore the Scarlet letter.
10. "Moby Dick" story-teller and sole survivor.
11. One of the two "Vanity Fair" ladies
(Name both for extra credit)
12. Simon Legree is the villain in this novel.
13. Sherlock Holmes lives at this address.
14. Holmes's arch villain.
15. The dog in "Call of the Wild"
16. Scottish "Robin Hood"
17. Stephen Daedalus appears in this novel.
18. Jack Hawkins appears in this tale.
19. Winston Smith is the central figure in this novel.
20. Tom Sawyer's girlfriend.
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1. "The Man without a Country"
2. Cooperstown, NY
3. "The Pathfinder" and "The Deerslayer"
4. Grover's Corners
5. Arrowsmith
6. "Cannery Row"
7. Adam Trask appears in this novel.
East of Eden
8. the Catskills
9. Hester Prynne
10. Ishmael
11. Becky Sharp and Amelia Sedley
12. "Uncle Tom's Cabin"
13. 221B Baker Street
14. Professor Moriarty
15. Buck
16. Rob Roy
17. "Ulysses"
18. "Treasure Island"
19. "1984"
20. Becky Thatcher

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Old 07-29-2012, 04:32 PM   #2
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It seems I've read all of these...correct in red.

1. "The Man without a Country"

2. Cooperstown, NY
3. "The Pathfinder" and "The Deerslayer"
4. Grover's Corners
5. Arrowsmith
6. "Cannery Row"
7. Adam Trask appears in this novel.
East of Eden
8. the Catskills
9. Hester Prynne
10. Ishmael
11. Becky Sharp and Amelia Sedley
12. "Uncle Tom's Cabin"
13. 221B Baker Street
14. Professor Moriarty
15. Buck
16. Rob Roy
17. "Ulysses"
18. "Treasure Island"
19. "1984"
20. Becky Thatcher
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Old 07-29-2012, 05:37 PM   #3
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Let's just say I didn't do as well as PF! (I did get some, but not worth embarrassing myself here!).
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Old 07-29-2012, 05:41 PM   #4
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i dunno what this says about me, the education system in nyc/nj, or society in general, but i got about half just from common knowledge. i've not read any of the books in the test.
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Old 07-29-2012, 09:48 PM   #5
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Let's just say I didn't do as well as PF! (I did get some, but not worth embarrassing myself here!).
I just read everything when I was young...and I mean everything!
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