9780072498615

The Essay: An Introduction

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  • ISBN13:

    9780072498615

  • ISBN10:

    0072498617

  • Edition: 1st
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 7/25/2001
  • Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education
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Summary

Originally published as part of Robert DiYanni'sLiterature, fourth edition,The Essayserves those Introduction to Literature courses that cover this genre in addition to Poetry, Fiction, and Drama. It is available separately or in a package with DiYanni'sLiterature, fifth edition.

Table of Contents

Preface ix
Reading Essays
1(24)
Types of Essays
25(3)
Elements of the Essay
28(17)
Approaching an Essay: Reading and Writing Guidelines
45(9)
Writing About Essays
54(20)
Two Essayists in Context
74(33)
A Collection of Essays
107(66)
Acknowledgments 173(4)
Index 177

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