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The literature book / James Canton, consultant editor.

Canton, James, (editor.).

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  • 5 of 6 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 6 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Adams PL Sys. - Decatur Branch 809.11 LIT DOR (Text) 34207002141712 Adult Non-Fiction Checked out 03/28/2018
Lebanon PL - Lebanon 809 LIT (Text) 34330513018284 Adult - Non-Fiction Available -
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9781465429889
  • Physical Description: 352 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 25 cm
  • Edition: First American edition.
  • Publisher: New York, New York : DK Publishing, [2016]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages 332-339) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Introduction -- Heroes and legends -- Renaissance to enlightment -- Romanticism and the rise of the novel -- Depicting real life -- Breaking with tradition -- Postwar writing -- Contemporary literature.
Summary, etc.: Examines "the greatest works of world literature, from the Iliad to Don Quixote to The Great Gatsby. Around 100 ... articles explore landmark novels, short stories, plays, and poetry that reinvented the art of writing in their time, whether Ancient Greece, post-classical Europe, or modern-day Korea"
Subject: Literature > History and criticism

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