Review: A Reader's Guide to Contemporary Literary TheoryUser Review - Peyton - Goodreads
I had the really old version of this book. A professor I really admired from Yale used this book in my class: it's very succinct and brief introduction to many theories (at least my edition was brief). Standard text for lit majors. Read full review
Review: A Reader's Guide to Contemporary Literary TheoryUser Review - Goodreads
One of the better introductions to the subject, and informative even if you already know quite a fair bit.