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The practice of reading

Author: Denis Donoghue
Publisher: New Haven ; London : Yale University Press, 2000.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In this study, Donoghue argues that texts should be read closely and imaginatively, as opposed to merely or mistakenly theorizing about them. He shows what serious reading entails in discussing texts  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Denis Donoghue
ISBN: 0300082649 9780300082647 0300074662 9780300074666
OCLC Number: 925099862
Notes: Originally published: 1998.
Awards: Winner of Robert Penn Warren/Cleanth Brooks Award 1998
Description: 307 s
Responsibility: Denis Donoghue.

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"Deserves a wide and admiring readership." Frank Kermode "Once again, Donoghue says with such graceful sanity what needs to be said." Bill Marx, Boston Globe "Donoghue, Ireland's gift to modern Read more...

 
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