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Handbook to Literature, A,9780136014393

Handbook to Literature, A

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The definitive reference on literature in English, this handbook provides an alphabetical listing of more than 2,000 important terms and facts in literature, linguistics, rhetoric, criticism, printing, bookselling,and information technology. The website ( ) offers a handy glossary of key terms, a pronunciation key for select terms, pre- and post-tests on the terms, flash cards for key terms, a literary timeline, and links for all winners of the Nobel Prize and Pulitzer Prize.Covers a wide range of terms, centered in literature but extending into other areas, such as film, radio, TV, printing, linguistics, literary theory, music, graphic arts, classical studies, and information science. For anyone interested in literature and literary criticism.

Table of Contents

Preface to the Eleventh Edition
To the User
Handbook to Literature
Outline of Literary History: British and American
A Table of Monetary Terms and Values
Nobel Prizes for Literature
Pulitzer Prizes for Fiction
Pulitzer Prizes for Poetry
Pulitzer Prizes for Drama
Index of Proper Names
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