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A modern lexicon of literary terms

by Myron M. Liberman

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Published by Scott, Foresman in [Glenview, Ill.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Literature -- Terminology.,
  • English language -- Terms and phrases.,
  • Literary form -- Terminology.,
  • Criticism -- Terminology.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statement[by] M. M. Liberman [and] Edward E. Foster.
    ContributionsFoster, Edward E., joint author.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN44.5 .L46
    The Physical Object
    Pagination138 p.
    Number of Pages138
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5610143M
    LC Control Number68017741

    The bestselling Oxford Dictionary of Literary Terms provides clear and concise definitions of the most troublesome literary terms, from abjection to zeugma. It is an essential reference tool for students of literature in any language. Now expanded and in its fourth edition, it includes increased coverage of new terms from modern critical and theoretical movements, such as 5/5(1).   Michael Payne is Professor of English Emeritus at Bucknell University, USA. He is general editor for The Bucknell Lectures in Literary Theory (with Harold Scheizer, 12 vols., –); author of Reading Theory: An Introduction to Lacan, Derrida, and Kristeva () and Reading Knowledge: An Introduction to Barthes, Foucault, and Althusser (); and .

    Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books. My library. M.H. Abrams' A Glossary of Literary Terms, Seventh Edition (New York: Heinle & Heinle, ) or; A Dictionary of Modern Critical Terms 2nd edition, edited by Roger Fowler (London: Routledge & K. Paul, ). Literature students should be familiar with the above books.

    The following illustrative passage comes from J. A. Cuddon's Dictionary of Literary Terms and Literary Theory, 3rd edition (Penguin Books, ). I . The Routledge dictionary of literary terms: based on "A dictionary of modern critical terms", edited by Roger Fowler | Fowler, Roger; Childs, Peter | download | B–OK. Download books for free. Find books.


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A modern lexicon of literary terms Unknown Binding – January 1, by Myron M Liberman (Author)Author: Myron M Liberman. A modern lexicon of literary terms by Myron M. Liberman. Published by Scott, Foresman in [Glenview, Ill.]. Written in EnglishPages: A Dictionary of Modern Critical Terms: Revised and Enlarged Edition (Routledge Library Editions: Literary Theory Book 10) 1st Edition, Kindle Edition byManufacturer: Routledge.

Terms and phrases: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Liberman, Myron M. Modern lexicon of literary terms. [Glenview, Ill.] Scott, Foresman [] (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Myron M Liberman; Edward E Foster.

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