The Penguin Dictionary of Literary Terms and Literary Theory J. A. Cuddon

The Penguin Dictionary of Literary Terms and Literary Theory

Author: J. A. Cuddon
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Book Title
The Penguin Dictionary of Literary Terms and Literary Theory
Author
J. A. Cuddon
ISBN
9780141047157
'An indispensable work of reference' Times Literary Supplement The Penguin Dictionary of Literary Terms and Literary Theory is firmly established as a key work of reference in the complex and varied field of literary criticism. Now in its fifth edition, it remains the most comprehensive and accessible work of its kind, and is invaluable for students, teachers and general readers alike. - Gives definitions of technical terms (hamartia, iamb, zeugma) and critical jargon (aporia, binary opposition, intertextuality) - Explores literary movements (neoclassism, romanticism, vorticism) and schools of literary theory - Covers genres (elegy, fabliau, pastoral) and literary forms (haiku, ottava rima, sonnet)Binding Type: PaperbackAuthor: J. A. Cuddon, M. A. R. HabibPublisher: Penguin BooksPublished: 09/01/2015ISBN: 9780141047157Pages: 816Weight: 1.20lbsSize: 7.70h x 5.10w x 1.60d
'An indispensable work of reference' Times Literary Supplement The Penguin Dictionary of Literary Terms and Literary Theory is firmly established as a key work of reference in the complex and varied field of literary criticism. Now in its fifth edition, it remains the most comprehensive and accessible work of its kind, and is invaluable for students, teachers and general readers alike. - Gives definitions of technical terms (hamartia, iamb, zeugma) and critical jargon (aporia, binary opposition, intertextuality) - Explores literary movements (neoclassism, romanticism, vorticism) and schools of literary theory - Covers genres (elegy, fabliau, pastoral) and literary forms (haiku, ottava rima, sonnet)

Binding Type: Paperback
Author: J. A. Cuddon, M. A. R. Habib
Publisher: Penguin Books
Published: 09/01/2015
ISBN: 9780141047157
Pages: 816
Weight: 1.20lbs
Size: 7.70h x 5.10w x 1.60d
'An indispensable work of reference' Times Literary Supplement The Penguin Dictionary of Literary Terms and Literary Theory is firmly established as a key work of reference in the complex and varied field of literary criticism. Now in its fifth edition, it remains the most comprehensive and accessible work of its kind, and is invaluable for students, teachers and general readers alike. - Gives definitions of technical terms (hamartia, iamb, zeugma) and critical jargon (aporia, binary opposition, intertextuality) - Explores literary movements (neoclassism, romanticism, vorticism) and schools of literary theory - Covers genres (elegy, fabliau, pastoral) and literary forms (haiku, ottava rima, sonnet)

Binding Type: Paperback
Author: J. A. Cuddon, M. A. R. Habib
Publisher: Penguin Books
Published: 09/01/2015
ISBN: 9780141047157
Pages: 816
Weight: 1.20lbs
Size: 7.70h x 5.10w x 1.60d