A Glossary of Literary Terms. Ⓒ ISBN Edition 11 Pages . Published: by Cengage Learning US. Author/s: M.H. Abrams / Cornell. Read A Glossary of Literary Terms book reviews & author details and more at M. H. Abrams is a distinguished scholar who has written prize-winning books on . A Glossary of Literary Terms has ratings and 51 reviews. Nikoleta said: Εξαιρετικό. Έχει τους λογοτεχνικούς όρους σε αλφαβητική σειρά, και δεν εξηγεί.
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A Glossary of Literary Terms.
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A Glossary of Literary Terms by M.H. Abrams
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Perhaps it deserves to be properly dusted off and to join the books on my right-hand side. Also, Abrams and Harpham always note some iconic works of criticism at the end of liteerary definition; those are good starting places for research, or for getting up to date with with literary criticism.
Over-elaborate where it should be more concise, too concise where more explanation would be appreciated. Goodreads is the world’s largest site for readers with over 50 million reviews. AbramsGeoffrey Harpham Limited preview – It explains and examines with examples all english used literary terms. Add cover photo 5 18 Apr 10, Abrams explains every point and term in brief and to the point, making it easy for litterary to memories those heavily typical words. This book is not yet featured on Listopia.
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