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A Handbook to Literature / Edition 10

A Handbook to Literature / Edition 10

by William Harmon
     
 

ISBN-10: 0131344420

ISBN-13: 9780131344426

Pub. Date: 07/15/2005

Publisher: Prentice Hall

The definitive, contemporary reference on literature and literary criticism in English, this handbook provides an alphabetical listing of more than 2,000 important terms and facts in literature, linguistics, rhetoric, criticism, printing, bookselling, and information technology. Covers a wide range of terms, most centered in literature, but

Overview

The definitive, contemporary reference on literature and literary criticism in English, this handbook provides an alphabetical listing of more than 2,000 important terms and facts in literature, linguistics, rhetoric, criticism, printing, bookselling, and information technology. Covers a wide range of terms, most centered in literature, but extending into other areas, such as film, radio, TV, printing, linguistics and literary theory, music, graphic arts, classical studies, and computing and information science terms. For anyone interested in literature and literary criticism.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780131344426
Publisher:
Prentice Hall
Publication date:
07/15/2005
Series:
Handbook to Literature Series
Edition description:
Revised Edition
Pages:
704
Product dimensions:
5.98(w) x 9.08(h) x 0.98(d)

Table of Contents

Preface to the Tenth Edition.

To the User.

Handbook to Literature.

Outline of Literary History: British and American.

APPENDICES.

Monetary Terms and Values.

Nobel Prizes for Literature.

Pulitzer Prizes for Fiction.

Pulitzer Prizes for Poetry.

Pulitzer Prizes for Drama.

Index of Proper Names.

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