Ways of reading : advanced reading skills for students of English literature (Book, 2000) [WorldCat.org]
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Ways of reading : advanced reading skills for students of English literature

Author: Martin Montgomery
Publisher: London ; New York : Routledge, 2000.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats
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This textbook aims to provide the reader with the tools to analyse and interpret the meanings of literary and non-literary texts. It is divided into six sections covering such topics as basic techniques, poetic usage, to figures of speech.
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Problems and exercises
Problems, exercises, etc
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Martin Montgomery
ISBN: 0415222060 9780415222068 0415222052 9780415222051
OCLC Number: 42437168
Description: xiv, 369 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: 1. Basic techniques and problem solving --
2. Dimensions of language variation --
3. Analysing poetic form --
4. Reading figures of speech --
5. Aspects of narrative --
6. Beyond the literary text.
Responsibility: Martin Montgomery [and others].
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Ways of Reading is a well-established core textbook that provides the reader with the tools to analyse and interpret the meanings of literary and non-literary texts.  Read more...

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