Twayne's United States Authors, English Authors, and World Authors Series present concise critical introductions to great writers and their works.
Devoted to critical interpretation and discussion of an author's work, each study takes account of major literary trends and important scholarly contributions and provides new critical insights with an original point of view. An Authors Series volume addresses readers ranging from advanced high school students to university professors. The book suggests to the informed reader new ways of considering a writer's work.
Each volume features:
-- A critical, interpretive study and explication of the author's works
-- A brief biography of the author
-- An accessible chronology outlining the life, the work, and relevant historical context
-- Aids for further study: complete notes and references, a selected annotated bibliography and an index
-- A readable style presented in a manageable length
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The intention of this book remains the same as before: to introduce Whitman to those who feel the need of such a formal meeting. As an introduction, the book has become something of both an end and a beginning. It is an end in that it has assimilated much of the mountain of material, scholarly and critical, that has accumulated about Whitman through the years.
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Descrizione libro Condizione libro: Very Good. Book Condition: Very Good. Codice libro della libreria 97808084031423.0