A glossary of literary terms

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Harcourt Brace Jovanovich College Publishers, 1993 - Literary Criticism - 301 pages
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Very helpful quick-reference of terms. - Goodreads
Good reference book. - Goodreads
Bought this when I thought I would be writing more. - Goodreads
Especially when writing a literature paper. - Goodreads

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This glossary is the most referred book I guess in history for English students around the world among the other book(Norton anthology of this writer)you might wonder why I'm saying this?O..there's ... Read full review

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Meyer Howard Abrams was born in 1912. He in the 1930s at Harvard and with I. A. Richards at Cambridge University in 1935. Abrams set the standard of critical authority for American literary studies for the quarter century after World War II. He is the author of two syntheses of English Romantic thought, and has also been general and Romantic period editor of the most widely used college anthology of English literature; The Norton Anthology of English Literature,as well as author of a popular Glossary of Literary Terms, and several influential essays on English Romanticism. Abrams's dissertation written in 1940, was expanded and published in 1953 as The Mirror and the Lamp: Romantic Theory and the Critical Tradition. The Mirror and the Lamp contributed to the legitimation of English Romanticism as a field of study. Nearly 20 years later, in Natural Supernaturalism, Abrams asserted a different thesis with similar authority.

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