E-books: Introductory Literary Studies

  • An Introduction to Literature, Criticism and Theory book cover

    An Introduction to Literature, Criticism and Theory

    5th Edition

    By Andrew Bennett, Nicholas Royle

    Lively, original and highly readable, An Introduction to Literature, Criticism and Theory is the essential guide to literary studies. Starting at ‘The Beginning’ and concluding with ‘The End’, chapters range from the familiar, such as ‘Character’, ‘Narrative’ and ‘The Author’, to the more unusual,…

    eBook – 2016-03-02
    Routledge

  • Critical Theory Today: A User-Friendly Guide book cover

    Critical Theory Today

    A User-Friendly Guide, 3rd Edition

    By Lois Tyson

    This thoroughly updated third edition of Critical Theory Today offers an accessible introduction to contemporary critical theory, providing in-depth coverage of the most common approaches to literary analysis today, including: feminism; psychoanalysis; Marxism; reader-response theory; New Criticism…

    eBook – 2014-10-10
    Routledge

  • Literature and Gender book cover

    Literature and Gender

    1st Edition

    By Lizbeth Goodman

    Literature and Gender combines an introduction to and an anthology of literary texts which powerfully demonstrate the relevance of gender issues to the study of literature. The volume covers all three major literary genres - poetry, fiction and drama - and closely examines a wide range of themes,…

    eBook – 2013-04-15
    Routledge
    Approaching Literature

  • The New Bloomsday Book: A Guide Through Ulysses book cover

    The New Bloomsday Book

    A Guide Through Ulysses, 3rd Edition

    By Harry Blamires

    Since 1966 readers new to James Joyce have depended upon this essential guide to Ulysses. Harry Blamires helps readers to negotiate their way through this formidable, remarkable novel and gain an understanding of it which, without help, it might have taken several readings to achieve. The New…

    eBook – 2008-03-07
    Routledge

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