How to begin studying English literature

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Macmillan, 1987 - Literary Criticism - 97 pages
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User Review  - Jonathan - Goodreads

A thoroughly pragmatic book about how to approach the study of literature. Marsh argues that a theme is a subject an author culls from ordinary life, and then moves through character, structure ... Read full review

Review: How To Begin Studying English Literature

User Review  - Rebecca - Goodreads

Extremely helpful with new and effective approaches to understanding difficult poems, essays and with looking at novels in a new and closer detail. Easy to apply techniques. Best literature guide I've read and it has been immense help to me with my literature school work. Read full review

Contents

Looking at characters
21
Structure
37
Style and Imagery
53
Copyright

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About the author (1987)

NICHOLAS MARSH previously taught English at Francis Holland School, Regent's Park, London, UK, and is Fellow of the English Association. He is author of the popular "How to Begin Studying English Literature," now in its third edition and many titles in the "Analysing Texts" series, of which he is also the General Editor

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