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The Concise Dictionary of Literary Terms By Chris Baldick

The Concise Dictionary of Literary Terms
by Chris Baldick

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Containing over 1000 of the most troublesome literary terms encountered by students and general readers, this book gives clear and often witty explanations to terms such as hypertext, multi-accentuality, and postmodernism.
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The Concise Dictionary of Literary Terms by Chris Baldick

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. It also offers pronunciation guides and suggestions for further reading for many entries. This is the most up-to-date and accessible dictionary of literary terms available, popular with both students and teachers of literature at all levels.

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About Chris Baldick



Chris Baldick is Professor of English at Goldsmiths' College, University of London. He edited 'The Oxford Book of Gothic Tales' (1992), and is the author of 'In Frankenstein's Shadow' (1987), 'Criticism and Literary Theory 1890 to the Present' (1996), and other works of literary history. He has edited, with Rob Morrison, 'Tales of Terror from Blackwood's Magazine', and 'The Vampyre and Other Tales of the Macabre', and has written an introduction to Charles Maturin's 'Melmoth the Wanderer' (all available in the Oxford World's Classics series).

Table of Contents


PREFACE; PREFACE TO SECOND EDITION; PRONUNCIATION GUIDE; MAIN DICTIONARY; FURTHER REFERENCE

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GOR001210638
The Concise Dictionary of Literary Terms by Chris Baldick
Chris Baldick
Oxford Paperback Reference
Used - Very Good
Paperback
Oxford University Press
2004-04-08
304
0198608837
9780198608837
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