skip to content
A handbook to literature Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

A handbook to literature

Author: William Harmon; C Hugh Holman; William Flint Thrall
Publisher: Upper Saddle River, N.J. : Prentice Hall, ©2000.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 8th edView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
"This work provides 'explanations of terms, concepts, schools, and movements in literature. Alphabetical arrangement with numerous cross references as well as bibliographic references for some entries.'" Guide to Ref Books. 11th ed. "Contents include: Outliine of literary history: British and American; Nobel Prizes for Literature; Pulitzer Prizes for Fiction; Pulitzer Prizes for Poetry; and Pulitzer Prizes for  Read more...
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Dictionaries
Terminology
Terms and phrases
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: William Harmon; C Hugh Holman; William Flint Thrall
ISBN: 0130127310 9780130127310
OCLC Number: 41266082
Notes: "Based on the original edition by William Flint Thrall and Addison Hibbard."
Includes index.
Description: ix, 671 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: To the User --
Handbook to Literature --
Outline of Literary History: British and American --
A Table of Monetary Terms and Values --
Nobel Prizes for Literature --
Pulitzer Prizes for Fiction.
Responsibility: William Harmon, C. Hugh Holman.

Abstract:

For undergraduate/graduate-level literature courses.This comprehensive text is the definitive reference text on literature and literary criticism in English. The text itself is an alphabetical  Read more...

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/41266082> # A handbook to literature
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
    library:oclcnum "41266082" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu> ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2452737985#Place/upper_saddle_river_n_j> ; # Upper Saddle River, N.J.
    rdfs:seeAlso <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2452737985#CreativeWork/handbook_to_literature> ; # Handbook to literature.
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2452737985#Topic/criticism> ; # Criticism
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/910920> ; # English language
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2452737985#Topic/worterbuch> ; # Wörterbuch
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2452737985#Topic/literaturkritik> ; # Literaturkritik
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/999924> ; # Literary form
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/999953> ; # Literature
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/803/e21/> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2452737985#Topic/literary_form> ; # Literary form
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2452737985#Topic/english_language> ; # English language
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1083784> ; # Pulitzer Prizes
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2452737985#Topic/literaturwissenschaft> ; # Literaturwissenschaft
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1038249> ; # Nobel Prizes
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2452737985#Topic/dictionaries_literature> ; # Dictionaries--Literature
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2452737985#Topic/literature_american_history> ; # Literature, American--History
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/883735> ; # Criticism
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2452737985#Topic/literature> ; # Literature
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2452737985#Topic/literature_english_history> ; # Literature, English--History
    schema:bookEdition "8th ed." ;
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/109213759> ; # Clarence Hugh Holman
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/76470430> ; # William Flint Thrall
    schema:copyrightYear "2000" ;
    schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/109213763> ; # William Harmon
    schema:datePublished "2000" ;
    schema:description ""This work provides 'explanations of terms, concepts, schools, and movements in literature. Alphabetical arrangement with numerous cross references as well as bibliographic references for some entries.'" Guide to Ref Books. 11th ed. "Contents include: Outliine of literary history: British and American; Nobel Prizes for Literature; Pulitzer Prizes for Fiction; Pulitzer Prizes for Poetry; and Pulitzer Prizes for Drama.""@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/2452737985> ;
    schema:genre "Terminology"@en ;
    schema:genre "Terms and phrases"@en ;
    schema:genre "Dictionaries"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:name "A handbook to literature"@en ;
    schema:productID "41266082" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/41266082#PublicationEvent/upper_saddle_river_n_j_prentice_hall_2000> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2452737985#Agent/prentice_hall> ; # Prentice Hall
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780130127310> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/41266082> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2452737985#Agent/prentice_hall> # Prentice Hall
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "Prentice Hall" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2452737985#CreativeWork/handbook_to_literature> # Handbook to literature.
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
    schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/76470430> ; # William Flint Thrall
    schema:name "Handbook to literature." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2452737985#Place/upper_saddle_river_n_j> # Upper Saddle River, N.J.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Upper Saddle River, N.J." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2452737985#Topic/dictionaries_literature> # Dictionaries--Literature
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Dictionaries--Literature"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2452737985#Topic/literature_american_history> # Literature, American--History
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Literature, American--History"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2452737985#Topic/literature_english_history> # Literature, English--History
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Literature, English--History"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2452737985#Topic/literaturwissenschaft> # Literaturwissenschaft
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Literaturwissenschaft"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1038249> # Nobel Prizes
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Nobel Prizes"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1083784> # Pulitzer Prizes
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Pulitzer Prizes"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/883735> # Criticism
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Criticism"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/910920> # English language
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "English language"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/999924> # Literary form
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Literary form"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/999953> # Literature
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Literature"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/109213759> # Clarence Hugh Holman
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1914" ;
    schema:deathDate "1981" ;
    schema:familyName "Holman" ;
    schema:givenName "Clarence Hugh" ;
    schema:givenName "C. Hugh" ;
    schema:name "Clarence Hugh Holman" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/109213763> # William Harmon
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1938" ;
    schema:familyName "Harmon" ;
    schema:givenName "William" ;
    schema:name "William Harmon" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/76470430> # William Flint Thrall
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1880" ;
    schema:familyName "Thrall" ;
    schema:givenName "William Flint" ;
    schema:name "William Flint Thrall" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780130127310>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0130127310" ;
    schema:isbn "9780130127310" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.