Cambridge Guide to Literature in English by Dominic Head
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Cambridge Guide to Literature in English
By Dominic Head

The Cambridge Guide to Literature in English

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Cambridge Guide to Literature in English by Dominic Head

Book Description

This illustrated and fully updated Third Edition of The Cambridge Guide to Literature in English is the most authoritative and international survey of world literature in English available. The Guide covers everything from Old English to contemporary writing from all over the English-speaking world. There are entries on writers from Britain and Ireland, the USA, Canada, India, Africa, South Africa, New Zealand, the South Pacific and Australia, as well as on many important poems, novels, literary journals and plays. This new edition has been brought completely up to date with more than 280 new author entries, most of them for living authors. The general reader will find it fascinating to browse and to discover many new writers and works, while students will find it an invaluable resource for daily use. This is a unique work of reference for the twenty-first century that no reader or library should be without.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780521831796
ISBN-10: 0521831792
Format: Hardback
(247mm x 174mm x 63mm)
Pages: 1275
Imprint: Cambridge University Press
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publish Date: 26-Jan-2006
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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Author Biography - Dominic Head

Dominic Head is Professor of Modern English Literature at the University of Nottingham.

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