Download PDF by Chris Baldick: The Oxford Dictionary of Literary Terms (Oxford Quick

By Chris Baldick

The best-selling Oxford Dictionary of Literary phrases (formerly the Concise dictionary) presents transparent, concise, and sometimes witty definitions of the main tricky literary phrases from abjection to zeugma. it really is a vital reference instrument for college students of literature in any language. it really is now on hand in a brand new and elevated version and contains elevated insurance of recent phrases from glossy serious and theoretical hobbies, corresponding to feminism, and
schools of yank poetry, Spanish verse varieties, existence writing, and crime fiction.

It comprises broad assurance of conventional drama, versification, rhetoric, and literary heritage, in addition to up-to-date and prolonged recommendation on steered additional interpreting and a pronunciation consultant to greater than 2 hundred phrases. New to this variation are instructed entry-level internet hyperlinks up-to-date through the Dictionary of Literary phrases spouse website.

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