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A Glossary of Literary Terms, Sixth Edition

by M. H. Abrams

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Published by Harcourt .
Written in English


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Number of Pages301
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Open LibraryOL7271955M
ISBN 100030549825
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Reading and Literature – A Glossary of Literary Terms 2 Style: The distinctive way that a writer uses language including such factors as word choice, sentence length, arrangement, and complexity, and the use of figurative language and imagery. Suspense: A feeling of excitement, curiosity, or expectation about what will Size: 24KB. Buy Glossary of Literary Terms 10th edition by Harpham, Geoffrey Galt, Abrams, M. H. (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(19).

First published fifty years ago, A GLOSSARY OF LITERARY TERMS remains an essential text for all serious students of literature. Now fully updated to reflect the latest scholarship on recent and rapidly evolving critical theories, the tenth edition contains a complete glossary of essential literary terms presented as a series of engaging essays that explore the terms, place them in context, and.   First published over fifty years ago, A GLOSSARY OF LITERARY TERMS remains an essential text for all serious students of literature. Now fully updated to reflect the latest scholarship on recent and rapidly evolving critical theories, the eleventh edition contains a complete glossary of essential literary terms presented as a series of engaging, beautifully crafted essays that explore the Reviews: 2.

  First published in , A Glossary of Literary Terms contains succinct essays on the terms used in discussing literature, literary history, and literary criticism. This text is an indispensable reference for : $ Buy Handbook of Critical Approach to Literature 6th edition () Handbook of Critical Approach to Literature - 6th edition. ISBN ISBN by NA. Other new features of this edition include summaries of key points at the end of each chapter and a glossary of literary terms at the back of the book. A Book Edition: 6th


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A Glossary of Literary Terms by M. Abrams, OctoberHarcourt edition, Paperback in English - 6th editionPages: This glossary of literary terms is a list of definitions of terms and concepts used in the discussion, classification, analysis, and criticism of all types of literature, such as poetry, novels, and picture books, as well as of grammar, syntax, and language a more complete glossary of terms relating to poetry in particular, see Glossary of poetry terms.

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Now fully updated to reflect the latest scholarship on recent and rapidly evolving critical theories, the tenth edition contains a complete glossary of essential literary terms presented as a series of engaging essays that explore the terms, place them in context.

Denotation. Denotation is a word’ or thing’s “dictionary defintion”, i.e. its literal meaning. Denouement. The denouement is the very end of a story, the part where all the different plotlines are finally tied up and all remaining questions answered.

Deus ex machina. Deus ex machina is Latin for “a god from the machine.” It’s when some new character, force, or event. Heinle, Paperback.

Near Fine. First published inA GLOSSARY OF LITERARY TERMS contains succinct ess ays on the terms used in discussing literature, literary history, and liter ary criticism. This text is an indispensable reference for students.

First published over fifty years ago, A GLOSSARY OF LITERARY TERMS remains an essential text for all serious students of literature. Now fully updated to reflect the latest scholarship on recent and rapidly evolving critical theories, the eleventh edition contains a complete glossary of essential literary terms presented as a series of engaging, beautifully crafted essays that explore the /5().

This abbreviated glossary covers only the most commonly encountered terms. There may be exceptions to some of our definitions - our main concern is to provide you with general concepts relative to commonly used book jargon. Abbreviations appear alphabetized at the beginning of each respective letter; only the most common abbreviations are included.

Glossary of Literary Terms alliteration - repeating the same beginning sounds of words, for example "soft, sandy shores" or "Peter Piper picked a peck of pickled peppers" character - a person or thing (see personification definition below) that speaks or acts in a story, novel, or play.

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An allegory generally teaches a lesson by means of an interesting story. Alliteration: the repetition at close intervals of consonant sounds for a purpose. For example: wailing in the winter wind.

Allusion.A catalogue record for this book is available from the British Library Library of Congress Cataloging in Publication Data The Routledge dictionary of literary terms / [edited by] Peter Childs and Roger Fowler.

p. cm. ‘Based on A Dictionary of Modern Critical Terms, edited by Roger Fowler.’ Rev. ed. of: A dictionary of modern critical terms.