Fables of identity: studies in poetic mythology

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Harcourt, Brace & World, Nov 15, 1963 - Literary Criticism - 264 pages
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In this outstanding collection of sixteen essays, the world-renowned critic and scholar discusses various works in the central tradition of English mythopoeic poetry, paying particular attention to the centrality of Romanticism.

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I am a lit geek, admittedly so; more particularly, I enjoy reading about how to read literature. Which is why I read books like this one by Canadian Lutheran cleric and literary theorist Northrop Frye ... Read full review

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Contents

The Archetypes of Literature
7
Myth Fiction and Displacement
21
Nature and Homer
39
Copyright

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Northrop Frye (1912-1991) was professor emeritus at Victoria College, University of Toronto, and the author of many books on literary theory and criticism.

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