9780131917583

Discovering Literature: Stories, Poems, Plays (Reprint) (3rd Edition)

Guth, Hans P.; Rico, Gabriele L.

ISBN 10: 0131917587 / 0-13-191758-7
ISBN 13: 9780131917583
Publisher: Prentice Hall
Publication Date: 2004
Binding: Hardcover
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Synopsis:

This incredible collection of stories, poems, and plays enables the reader to compare and contrast literature from the different perspectives of culture, race, and gender. Carefully selected readings from the classics through today were chosen for their diversity and universal appeal. The book not only offers the selections themselves, but also offers comparative criticisms of the readings, enabling the reader to more fully understand and enjoy the best of literature through the ages. This anthology covers fiction, poetry, drama, comedy, and criticism from the perspectives of setting, character, plot, point of view, symbolism, theme, tone, and style. For anyone who is interested in owning an anthology that encompasses the greatest writings from the past and present in fiction, poetry, and plays.


Review:

Designed to turn reluctant readers into enthusiastic readers, DISCOVERING LITERATURE, Third Edition, features carefully chosen literature selections that work well in today's classrooms. This text is unsurpassed in integrating multicultural authors and honoring the rich diversity of the American experience. Readers will discover the contemporary relevance and continuing influence of the classics as they strengthen their skills with positive writing instruction and student models for writing about literature.

NEW TO THIS EDITION:
  • Four colorful Image and Word sections juxtaposing poetry with paintings
  • Festival of Classics stories and Festival of Nature poetry
  • Updated and expanded student Web site at www.prenhall.com/guth–the addition of a Writing about Literature section, interactive timeline, author photos, easy navigational bar, and information on literary theory

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