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    The World According to Garp

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    John Irving

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    Henry Tilney

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    Northanger Abbey Henry Tilney is a 26-year-old parson in a small village called Woodston. He is intelligent, well-tempered, and attuned to the motivations and behavior of those around him. He is very well read, and enjoys novels as much as history books. He is good natured, but has a wry cynical view of human behavior. He is often amused at the folly of others, but he takes care to gently instruct them properly, if possible, particularly in the case of the naïve Catherine.

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    Katherine Patterson

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    wrote A Bridge to Terabithia

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    Congruence

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    Correspondence of parts; harmonious relationship. The student demonstrated the congruence of two triangles by using the hypotenuse-leg theorem.

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    Lettres Philosophiques sur Les Anglais (1778)

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    Voltaire

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    Thomas Carlyle

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    1795-1881 -essay writer: Signs of the Times, On History, and Characteristics, French Revolution, On Heroes and Hero Worship, Past and Present, Frederick the Great, Themes: Vigorous denunciation of materialist society and his rousing calls for social reform. condemns laziness and greed and alienation and mechanization and urges the necessity for spiritual rebirth. -book: Sartor Resartus (symbolic autobiography, protagonist's name is Diogenes Teufelsdrockh) Style is famously idiosyncratic - rancorous, philosophical, funny

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    Dates

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    1775-1817

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