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Dictionary of fictional characters.

Freeman, William

Dictionary of fictional characters.

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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


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Dictionary of fictional characters. book 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.

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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.

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fiction (fĭk′shən) n. 1. a. The category of literature, drama, film, or other creative work whose content is imagined and is not necessarily based on fact.

b. Works in this category: the fiction of Virginia Woolf. c. A work within this category: the shorter fictions of Faulkner. 2. a. Narrative, explanatory material, or belief that is not true or.In India, recourse can be had to trademark law which recognises that fictional characters enjoy goodwill, and provides relief for cases of ‘character merchandising’.

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noun books, magazines etc giving facts, information etc, ie not stories, novels, plays, poetry. I like reading fiction as well as non-fiction.