Literature An Introduction to Fiction, Poetry, Drama, and Writing

ISBN-10: 0321428501

ISBN-13: 9780321428509

Edition: 10th 2007 (Revised)

List price: $103.60
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This tenth edition provides a comprehensive introduction to the major forms of literature and critical writing. It is organised into three genres - fiction, poetry and drama - and includes 65 diverse and exciting stories ranging from classics to global contemporary works.
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List price: $103.60
Edition: 10th
Copyright year: 2007
Publisher: Longman Publishing
Publication date: 11/2/2006
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 2352
Size: 6.75" wide x 9.50" long x 2.25" tall
Weight: 3.828
Language: English

Indicate selections that are new to this edition?
Reading A Story
Fable, Parable, and Tales
Somerset Maugham, The Appointment in Samarra
Aesop, The North Wind and the Sun Bidpai, The Camel and His Friends
Godfather Death
The Short Story
A & P
Writing Effectively
Writers on Writing
Why Write??
Writing About Plot
Paying Attention to Plot
Checklist: Analyzing Plot
Writing Assignment on Plot
More Topics For Writing
Point Of View
A Rose for Emily
Teenage Wasteland
Sonny's Blues
A Worn Path
Writing Effectively
Writers on Writing
Race and the African American Writer?
Writing About Point of View
How Point of View Shapes a Story
Checklist: Understanding Point of View
Writing Assignment on Point of View
More Topics for Writing
The Jilting of Granny Weatherall
Miss Brill
The Rich Brother
Writing Effectively
Writers on Writing
Raymond Carver, Commonplace but Precise Language?
Writing About Character
How Character Creates Action
Checklist: Writing About Character
Writing Assignment on Character
More Topics For Writing
The Storm
To Build a Fire
A Pair of Tickets
Writing Effectively
Writers on Writing
Amy Tan, Setting the Voice?
Writing About Setting
The Importance of Setting
Checklist: Analyzing Setting
Writing Assignment on Setting
More Topics For Writing
Tone And Style
A Clean, Well-Lighted Place
Barn Burning?
Gift of the Magi
Writing Effectively
Writers on Writing
Ernest Hemingway, The Direct Style?
Writing About Tone and Style
Be Style Conscious
Checklist: Thinking about Style and Tone
Writing Assignment on Tone and Style
More Topics For Writing
Stephen Crane, The Open Boat
How I Met My Husband
Luke 15: 11-32, The Parable of the Prodiga
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