By (author) Richard Bradford
Stylistics by Richard Bradford
Book DescriptionRichard Bradford provides a definitive introductory guide to modern critical ideas on literary style and stylistics. It will provide students with a basic grasp of stylistics and literary analysis. This comprehensive and accessible guidebook for undergraduates examines: * the terminology of literary form * how literary style has evolved since the sixteenth century * the role of stylistics in twentieth century criticism * the discipline of stylistics from classical rhetoric to post-structuralism * the relationship between literary style and its historical context * style and gender * examples of poems, plays and novels from Shakespeare to the present day.
Buy Stylistics book by Richard Bradford from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.
Book DetailsISBN: 9780415097697
(198mm x 129mm x 13mm)
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
Publish Date: 27-Feb-1997
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
Books By Author Richard Bradford
Importance of Elsewhere, Paperback (February 2017)
The Importance of Elsewhere gathers the best of Philip Larkin's photographic work, to form a fascinating visual biography.
Is Shakespeare Any Good?, Paperback (October 2015)
Is Shakespeare any Good? reveals why certain literary works and authors are treated as superior to others, and questions the literary establishment s criteria for creating an imperium of great writers.
Crime Fiction: A Very Short Introduction, Paperback (May 2015)
Since the mid-19th century crime fiction has been one of the most popular sub-genres of the novel. In this Very Short Introduction, Richard Bradford explores its origins and the features that define its varied style. He considers its role in popular culture around the world and considers why its classification as 'literature' is still ambiguous.
Literary Rivals, Hardback (August 2014)» View all books by Richard Bradford
Richard Bradford's highly entertaining book looks at some of the closest and most complex friendships in literary history and examines the fallout on relationships and on literature itself.
» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Stylistics book by Richard Bradford and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a member - it's free to sign up!)
Phone: 1300 36 33 32 (9am-5pm Mon-Fri AEST) - International: +61 2 9960 7998 - Online Form
Address: Boomerang Books, 878 Military Road, Mosman Junction, NSW, 2088
© 2003-2017. All Rights Reserved. Eclipse Commerce Pty Ltd - ACN: 122 110 687 - ABN: 49 122 110 687