Dec 6, View Table of Contents for A Dictionary of Literary Terms and Literary this fifth edition places J.A. Cuddon’s indispensable dictionary firmly in. A Dictionary of Literary Terms and Literary Theory, 5th Edition With new entries and sensitive edits, this fifth edition places J.A. Cuddon’s indispensable. Sep 25, J. A. Cuddon was a writer, school teacher and academic. Best known for his Dictionary of Literary Terms, he also produced the large Dictionary.
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A Dictionary of Literary Terms and Literary Theory, 5th Edition
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This book hasn’t let me down yet. The definitions it does give are so broad and vague and usually outdated as to not be of any use at all e.
I used to borrow it from the library so much that I ended up buying it. A delectable, enjoyable, and very necessary buffet of knowledge for the English major!
Most any time I turn to it with a question, it has an answer. Thick and filled with everything you could want.
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The Penguin Dictionary of Literary Terms and Literary Theory by J.A. Cuddon
They actually created an updated and more accessible version. I haven’t read every single word defined, yet this book is a must when you are studying English.
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