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Selected letters of William Empson

Author: William Empson; John Haffenden
Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2008.
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All readers of literary history and criticism will benefit from this edition of letters by William Empson, one of the foremost writers and critics of the twentieth century. This correspondence shows him working out his ideas for all of his major books as well as complementary studies in writers including Shakespeare, Marlowe, Donne, Marvell, Coleridge, and Joyce. The edition also gives the fullest possible picture  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Empson, William, 1906-1984.
Selected letters of William Empson.
Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2008
(OCoLC)226280307
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: William Empson; John Haffenden
ISBN: 9780191569425 0191569429
OCLC Number: 922918795
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: ""Contents""; ""Abbreviations""; ""Introduction""; ""Note on the Text""; ""Table of Dates""; ""List of Recipients and Dates""; ""TEXT OF LETTERS""; ""Glossary of Names""; ""Index""; ""A""; ""B""; ""C""; ""D""; ""E""; ""F""; ""G""; ""H""; ""I""; ""J""; ""K""; ""L""; ""M""; ""N""; ""O""; ""P""; ""Q""; ""R""; ""S""; ""T""; ""U""; ""V""; ""W""; ""Y""; ""Z""
Responsibility: William Empson ; edited by John Haffenden.

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