A Short Guide to Writing about Literature
Part of Longman's successful Short Guide Series, A Short Guide to Writing about Literature, Ninth Edition, emphases writing as a process and incorporates new critical approaches to writing about literature. The ninth edition continues to offer students sound advice on how to become critical thinkers and enrich their reading response through accessible, step-by-step instruction.Ideal as a supplement to any course where writing about literature or literary studies is emphasized.
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