A Handbook to Literature

A Handbook to Literature

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For undergraduate/graduate-level literature courses. This comprehensive text is the definitive reference text on literature and literary criticism in English. The text itself is an alphabetical listing of the terms that pertain to literature in English. Now in its eighth edition, it has been used by more than one million students.show more

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  • Hardback | 671 pages
  • 152.4 x 228.6 x 38.1mm | 771.1g
  • Pearson Education Limited
  • Prentice-Hall
  • Harlow, United Kingdom
  • Revised
  • 8th Revised edition
  • 0130127310
  • 9780130127310

Table of contents

Preface to the Eighth Edition. To the User. Handbook to Literature. Abbey Theatre. Abecedarius. Abridgement. Absolute. Abstract. Absurd. Absurd, Theater of the. Academic. Academic Drama. Academies. Acatalectic. Accent. Accentualism. Accentual-Syllabic Verse. Accismus. Acephalous. Acmeism. Acronym...Zeugma. Zoom Shot. Outline of Literary History: English and American. Appendix: Nobel Prizes for Literature. Appendix: Pulitzer Prizes for Fiction. Appendix: Pulitzer Prizes for Poetry. Appendix: Pulitzer Prizes for Drama. Index of Proper Names.show more

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