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Encyclopedia of literature and criticism / edited by Martin Coyle ... [et al.]

Contributor(s): Coyle, Martin.
Material type: TextTextPublisher: London : Routledge, 1990, c1991Description: xix, 1299 p. ; 25 cm.ISBN: 0415020654.Subject(s): Criticism -- History -- 20th centuryDDC classification: 801.95 Online resources: OCLC | Powell's Books | Chegg | Ebook Fulltext
Contents:
Subject: History and criticism Subject: General Subject: Literature -- History and criticism. Subject: English literature Subject: American literature Subject: Criticism Subject: Literary Criticism : General Subject: Literary Criticism-Literary Reference
Summary: This Encyclopedia is the most comprehensive guide yet both to the nature and content of literature, and to literary criticism. In ninety essays by leading international critics and scholars, the volume covers both traditional topics such as literature and history, poetry, drama and the novel, and also newer topics such as the production and reception of literature. Current critical ideas are clearly and provocatively discussed, while the volume's arrangement reflects in a dynamic way the rich diversity of contemporary thinking about literature. Each essay seeks to provide the reader with a clear sense of the full significance of its subject as well as guidance on further reading. An essential work of reference, The Encyclopedia of Literature and Criticism is a stimulating guide to the central preoccupations of contemporary critical thinking about literature. Special Features * Clearly written by scholars and critics of international standing for readers at all levels in many disciplines * In-depth essays covering all aspects, traditional and new, of literary studies past and present * Useful cross-references within the text, with full bibliographical references and suggestions for further reading * Single index of authors, terms, topics
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Includes bibliographies and index.

Subject:
History and criticism
Subject:
General
Subject:
Literature -- History and criticism.
Subject:
English literature
Subject:
American literature
Subject:
Criticism
Subject:
Literary Criticism : General
Subject:
Literary Criticism-Literary Reference

This Encyclopedia is the most comprehensive guide yet both to the nature and content of literature, and to literary criticism. In ninety essays by leading international critics and scholars, the volume covers both traditional topics such as literature and history, poetry, drama and the novel, and also newer topics such as the production and reception of literature. Current critical ideas are clearly and provocatively discussed, while the volume's arrangement reflects in a dynamic way the rich diversity of contemporary thinking about literature.
Each essay seeks to provide the reader with a clear sense of the full significance of its subject as well as guidance on further reading.
An essential work of reference, The Encyclopedia of Literature and Criticism is a stimulating guide to the central preoccupations of contemporary critical thinking about literature.
Special Features
* Clearly written by scholars and critics of international standing for readers at all levels in many disciplines
* In-depth essays covering all aspects, traditional and new, of literary studies past and present
* Useful cross-references within the text, with full bibliographical references and suggestions for further reading
* Single index of authors, terms, topics

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