The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Literary Terms

The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Literary Terms

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Baker & Taylor
Provides explanations of literary terms and includes information on such topics as drama, rhetoric, and textual criticism.

Blackwell North Amer
Containing over 1,000 of the most troublesome literary terms encountered by students and general readers, this gem of a book gives clear and often witty explanations of terms ranging from absurd to zeugma. An essential reference tool for students of literature in any language.

Oxford University Press
Containing over 1,000 of the most troublesome literary terms encountered by students and general readers, this gem of a book gives clear and often witty explanations to terms such as hypertext, multi-accentuality, and postmodernism. The dictionary also provides extensive coverage of traditional drama, rhetoric, literary history, and textual criticism. It offers pronunciation guides and suggestions for further reading for many entries, and includes a new preface and terms that have become prominent in literature in the last few years, such as cyberpunk and antanaclasis. This second edition is the most up-to-date and accessible dictionary of literary terms available, popular with both students and teachers of literature at all levels.

Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press, c2004
Edition: 2nd ed
ISBN: 9780198608837
0198608837
Branch Call Number: REF 803 CON
Characteristics: x, 280 p. ;,20 cm.
Additional Contributors: Baldick, Chris

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