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The Penguin dictionary of literary terms and literary theory.

Author: J A Cuddon; Claire Preston
Publisher: London : Penguin Books, 1999.
Series: Penguin reference books.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 4th ed.View all editions and formats
"The Penguin dictionary of literary terms and literary theory is firmly established as a key work of reference in the complex and varied field of literary criticism. It remains the most comprehensive and accessible work of its kind and gives definitions of technical terms and critical jargon, explores literary movements and schools of literary theory, and covers genres and literary forms.--Cover.

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Genre/Form: Dictionaries
Terminology Dictionaries
Dictionnaires anglais
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: J A Cuddon; Claire Preston
ISBN: 0140513639 9780140513639
OCLC Number: 41467327
Notes: Originally published: London : Blackwell, 1998.
Previous edition: 1991.
Description: xix, 991 pages ; 20 cm
Series Title: Penguin reference books.
Other Titles: Dictionary of literary terms and literary theory
Literary terms and literary theory
Dictionary of literary terms & literary theory


This dictionary contains over 2000 entries on the language of literature, literary criticism and literary theory, covering a wide range of categories including technical terms, genres, themes,  Read more...


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