Kinds of literature: an introduction to the theory of genres and modes

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Harvard University Press, 1982 - History - 357 pages
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Literature as a Genre
Ancient Misapprehensions
Historical Kinds and the Generic Repertoire

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Professor Alastair Fowler is Regius Professor Emeritus of Rhetoric and English Literature, Universityof Edinburgh.

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