The Penguin Dictionary of Literary Terms and Literary Theory

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Penguin, 1998 - 991 páginas
The latest installment of this trusted literary companion covers all aspects of literary theory, from definitions of technical terms to characterizations of literary movements. Geared toward students, teachers, readers, and writers alike, The Penguin Dictionary of Literary Terms and Literary Theory explains critical jargon (intertextuality, aporia), schools of literary theory (structuralism, feminist criticism), literary forms (sonnet, ottava rima), and genres (elegy, pastoral) and examines artifacts, historic locales, archetypes, origins of well-known phrases, and much, much more. Scholarly, straightforward, comprehensive, and even entertaining, this is a resource that no word-lover should be without.

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Crítica de los usuarios  - Angie - Goodreads

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Crítica de los usuarios - Marcar como inadecuado

To jedna z najbardziej przydatnych książek na świecie z dziedziny teorii literatury.

Acerca del autor (1998)

J. A. Cuddon (1928-1996) was a renowned expert in the field of literature and linguistics. He also wrote several plays, libretti, novels, short stories, essays, and travel narratives.

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