The Bedford glossary of critical and literary terms

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Bedford/St. Martins, Mar 18, 2009 - Literary Collections - 593 pages
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Engaging, authoritative, and affordably priced, "The Bedford Glossary" is a comprehensive reference that clearly and accessibly defines hundreds of important literary and critical terms from classical times to the present, making them real and relevant to twenty-first century students through examples uniquely drawn from contemporary literary and popular culture.

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User Review  - larsbar - LibraryThing

This book is absolutely invaluable. I used many of its definitions in essays I wrote in university and subsequently found it a great resource when I tutored for a couple of years. The examples this ... Read full review

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If you're going to do any theory courses, get this book. It saves a lot of time, cuts through the headache created by these theorist assholes, and explains everything in terms that can be understood ... Read full review

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A longtime teacher of literature at the University of Miami.

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