A Handbook to Literature

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Pearson/Prentice Hall, 2006 - Literary Criticism - 675 pages
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Thedefinitive,contemporary reference on literature and literary criticism in English, this handbook provides an alphabetical listing of more than 2,000 important terms and facts in literature, linguistics, rhetoric, criticism, printing, bookselling, and information technology.Covers a wide range of terms, most centered in literature, but extending into other areas, such as film, radio, TV, printing, linguistics and literary theory, music, graphic arts, classical studies, and computing and information science terms.For anyone interested in literature and literary criticism.

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Contents

Handbook to Literature 1
36
British and American
557
APPENDICES
621
Copyright

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About the author (2006)

WILLIAM HARMON is James Gordon Hanes Professor of the Humanities at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, author of five books of poetry and editor of "A Handbook to Literature". His most recent poetry has appeared in "Blink" and "Light".

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