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The world of imagery; metaphor and kindred imagery,

Author: Stephen J M Brown
Publisher: New York, Russell & Russell, 1966.
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Brown, Stephen J.M. (Stephen James Meredith), 1881-1962.
World of imagery.
New York, Russell & Russell, 1966
(OCoLC)590009291
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Stephen J M Brown
OCLC Number: 287492
Notes: Originally published in 1927.
Description: vi, 352 pages 23 cm
Contents: pt. 1. Theory. Genesis and raison d'étre of metaphor ; The nature of metaphor ; The functions of metaphor ; The source of imagery ; Simile ; Minor forms of imagery --
pt. 2. Application. Metaphor and the science of language ; Imagery in rhetoric and composition ; Illustration in homiletics ; Metaphor and logic ; Metaphor and theology ; Metaphor in common speech --
pt. 3. Illustration. The body and dress ; Familiar objects ; Food and common substances ; The "elements" ; Aspects of nature ; The plant world ; Animals ; Arts and crafts ; Occupations and common activities ; The sciences.
Responsibility: by Stephen J. Brown.

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