The New Oxford Book of English Prose

The New Oxford Book of English Prose

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This is a unique anthology. Drawing on the full range of English prose, wherever it has been written, it illustrates the growth, development, and resources of the language from the legends of Sir Thomas Malory to the novels of Kashuo Ishiguro. In the process it reveals a variety of achievements which no other language can match.
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  • Paperback | 1054 pages
  • 139.7 x 215.9 x 50.8mm | 1,111.3g
  • Oxford Paperbacks
  • Oxford, United Kingdom
  • English
  • New edition
  • New edition
  • 0192830007
  • 9780192830005

About John Gross

John Gross is former editor of the TLS and currently theatre critic of the Sunday Telegraph, and reviews widely. He has previously edited the Oxford Books of Aphorisms (1983), Essays (1991), and Comic Verse (1994).
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