Twenty-Five Great Essays (Penguin Academics Series) (3rd Edition)

3.93 avg rating
( 29 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9780205535569: Twenty-Five Great Essays (Penguin Academics Series) (3rd Edition)
View all copies of this ISBN edition:
 
 

Twenty-Five Great Essays provides an outstanding collection of classic and contemporary writing as part of Longman's Penguin Academics Series of low-cost, high-quality offerings.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

From the Back Cover:

Twenty-Five Great Essays, Third Edition
Robert J. DiYanni

Penguin Academics
Compact but complete–and always at a reasonable price!

For more than 60 years, instructors and their students have looked to Penguin trade paperbacks for state-of-the-art scholarship, accessibility, and fair prices. Longman, Penguin’s sister company, aims to meet those same expectations with textbooks in our series, Penguin Academics.

We’ve created the Penguin Academics series with ease of use in mind–the books are conveniently portable and highly readable, with engaging typefaces and interior designs. Concise yet thorough in their coverage of the basics, Penguin Academics titles are ideal for use either by themselves or in combination with other books. Related Penguin paperbacks can be found at the back of most Penguin Academic titles.

Robert J. DiYanni’s Twenty-Five Great Essays features a collection of eminently teachable and rewarding essays for today's college composition courses, including authors ranging from William Hazlitt, Frederick Douglass, and E.B. White to Susan Sontag and Annie Dillard. Combining commonly taught, classic essays with the best of contemporary writing, Twenty-Five Great Essays provides flexible options for every composition classroom, with selections chosen both as models of good writing and as appropriate springboards for student writing. A brief introduction explains the essay form and offers instruction both on reading essays critically and on the process of writing effective essays.

About the Author:

Robert DiYanni is Director of International Services in the Advanced Placement Program at The College Board. Dr. DiYanni, who holds a B.A. from Rutgers University and a Ph.D. from the City University of New York, has taught English and Humanities at a variety of institutions, including NYU, CUNY, and Harvard. He has written and edited more than two dozen books, mostly for college students of writing, literature, and humanities.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Buy New View Book
List Price: US$ 37.00
US$ 8.00

Convert Currency

Shipping: US$ 5.00
From Canada to U.S.A.

Destination, Rates & Speeds

Add to Basket

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

DiYanni, Robert J.
Published by U.S.A.: Longman (2007)
ISBN 10: 0205535569 ISBN 13: 9780205535569
New Soft cover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
BookSchnook
(Burnaby, BC, Canada)
Rating
[?]

Book Description U.S.A.: Longman, 2007. Soft cover. Condition: New. 3rd Edition. Instructor's exam copy, same contents as student's edition, slightly different cover. Seller Inventory # 2016/995

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 8.00
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 5.00
From Canada to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

2.

DiYanni, Robert J.
Published by Longman (2007)
ISBN 10: 0205535569 ISBN 13: 9780205535569
New Paperback Quantity Available: 2
Seller:
Murray Media
(North Miami Beach, FL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Longman, 2007. Paperback. Condition: New. Never used!. Seller Inventory # P110205535569

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 47.64
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 1.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds