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Main character befriends a native, whom he names "Friday."

Robinson Crusoe

1

What is the Adventures of Huckleberry Finn classified as?

Classified as a picaresque novel

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who grew up in hannibal, missouri

Mark twain

1

If "mississipi river" guess which author?

Mark Twain

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What is Kim by Kipling classified as?

Classified as a picaresque novel

3

"Shun the frumious Bandersnatch"

Jabberwocky

3

What is a Picaresque novel?

Depicts a roguish hero of low social class who lives by his wits in a corrupt society

4

What is the second stop of Gullicer's travels?

Second stop: Brobdingnag (home of giants)

5

Rum Tum Tugger

Old Possum's Book of Practical Cats

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Natty Bumpo

The Last of the Mohicans and The Deerslayer

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What book was Inspiration for the Broadway musical "Cats" by Andrew Lloyd Webber

Old Possum's Book of Practical Cats

7

100 stories told by 10 youths hiding from the Black Death outside Florence.

The Decameron

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What type of story is The Decameron?

Frame Story

8

Sancho Panza

Don Quixote

9

The four sisters of the March family, the most important of which was Josephine "Jo" March

Little Women

9

Pangloss

Candide (Candide's ridiculous tutor)

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What is the first stop of Gullicer's travels?

First stop: Lilliput (land of little people)

12

"In Xanadu did Kubla Khan"

Kubla Khan

14

Starting point of The Canterbury Tales

The Tabard Inn

15

Tilting against windmills

Don Quixote

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What are two of the five novels collectively known as the Leatherstocking Tales

The Last of the Mohicans and The Deerslayer

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Don Quixote

Don Quixote

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What is a Bildungsroman?

A coming-of-age tale

20

Jellicle cats

Old Possum's Book of Practical Cats

22

Set in Nero's Rome

Quo Vadis by Sienkiewick

23

The Republic of Gilead has replaced the USA

The Handmaid's Tale

25

What elements does the novel Candide by Voltaire use?

Elements of a picaresque, but more a bildungsroman

26

Cunegone

Candide (Lady who is the object of Candide's affections)

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El dorado or "over the mountains in the moon" 

El Dorado by poe 

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The kingdom by the sea

Anabellee

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What book is a collection of Stories told by a company of pilgrims

The Canterbury Tales

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Aldonza / Dulcinea

Don Quixote

32

What essay says that the British should eat the Irish babies.

A Modest Proposal

33

What author is classified as Metaphysical?

Donne

34

What was Mark twain's first major work?

Celebrated jumping forg of Calaveras County

35

Setting: Yoknapatawpha County

(as are many of Faulkner's works)

35

Candide

Candide

36

What type of Novel is Moll Flanders

Classified as a picaresque novel

38

Offred (the narrator and main character)

The Handmaid's Tale

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"The fog comes in / on little cat feet"

Fog by Sandburg

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"A thing of beauty is a joy forever"

Endymion by Keats

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"'Twas brillig, and the slithy toves"

Jabberwocky

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"O my Luve's like a red, red rose"

A Red, Red Rose

44

"All is for the best in this best of all possible worlds."

Pangloss's enunciation of that philosophy: in candide by voltaire

45

"tin tin abulation" or the bells

The bells 

46

Define: Frame Story

A literary technique where the introduction provides a framework for including a set of shorter pieces.

47

Written for and read at the 1993 inauguration of President Clinton

On the Wings of Morning

48

Shall I Compare Thee to a Summer's Day?

Sonnet 18 by shakespear

49

"Tyger! Tyger! Burning bright"

The Tyger

50

Destination of The Canterbury Tales

The Shrine of Thomas a'Becket at the Canterbury Cathedral

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Old Deuteronomy

Old Possum's Book of Practical Cats