Principles of Literary Criticism

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Harcourt, Brace, 1948 - Criticism - 298 pages
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User Review  - Lorraine - Goodreads

What a brilliant mind! I am not in agreement with Richards about many aspects of human nature (I tend to think he is rather too optimistic about the mind of the poet and the value of art) but this is ... Read full review

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Richards' book is essential reading for the writer/critic in search of principles of 'analytic' and 'appreciative' literary understanding. Read full review

Contents

CHAPTER PACE I THE CHAOS OF CRITICAL THEORIES
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THE PHANTOM ESTHETIC STATE II
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HI THE LANGUAGE OF CRITICISM
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