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Handbook of literary terms

X. J. Kennedy

Handbook of literary terms

literature, language, theory

by X. J. Kennedy

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Published by Pearson/Longman in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Literature -- Terminology,
  • Criticism -- Terminology

  • Edition Notes

    StatementX.J. Kennedy, Dana Gioia, Mark Bauerlein.
    GenreTerminology.
    ContributionsGioia, Dana., Bauerlein, Mark.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN44.5 .K46 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi, 169 p. ;
    Number of Pages169
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21577272M
    ISBN 100205603564
    ISBN 109780205603565
    LC Control Number2007052270

    A practical, instructive, and comprehensive guide to the language of literary study, Kennedy'sA Handbook of Literary Terms is a reference manual that aims to demystify literature and the techniques literary scholars use. Over entries. Clear, concise, and accessible definitions of key literary terms. Visual material supports explanations. Start studying Handbook to Literature Terms. Learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools. Search. a medieval book (usually illustrated) with allegorical and amusing descriptions of real and fabled animals. a literary patchwork, usually inverse, made up of scraps from one or many authors.

    An indispensable literary reference guide that comes at a time of formidable complexity in literary studiesA New Handbook of Literary Terms offers a lively, informative guide to words and concepts that every student of literature needs to know. Mikics’s definitions are essayistic, witty, learned, and always a pleasure to read. They&#;sketch the derivation and history of each term. SEVENT H EDITIO N. There was a problem loading this page. Retrying There was a problem previewing this document. Retrying Connect more apps Try .

    Literary terms are the building blocks of literature. Give students a firm grasp of them with this well thought out handbook that features an in-depth look at 29 literary terms. Each lesson follows an easy-to-use format: a definition of the term is followed by a discussion using two excellent examples in prose or poetry. Teach students literary analysis before they get to College!. Using James Stobaugh's Handbook for Literary Analysis Volume 1, students will learn the important terms and concepts of literary analysis, as well as how to read with a Christian ng allegory, characterization, narration, plot, & setting, students will work through examples taken from the Great Books and Format: Paperback.


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A catalogue record for this book is available from the British Library Library of Congress Cataloging in Publication Data The Routledge dictionary of literary terms / [edited by] Peter Childs and Roger Fowler. ‘Based on A Dictionary of Modern Critical Terms, edited by Roger Fowler.’ Rev. of: A dictionary of modern critical terms.

This glossary of literary terms is a list of definitions of terms and concepts used in the discussion, classification, analysis, and criticism of all types of literature, such as poetry, novels, and picture books, as well as of grammar, syntax, and language a more complete glossary of terms relating to poetry in particular, see Glossary of poetry terms.

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