The New Oxford Book Of English Prose

Author: John Gross
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
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Traces the development of English and American prose from the end of the Middle Ages to the present through the work of its finest writers, from Sir Thomas Malory to Salman Rushdie

The New Oxford Book Of Literary Anecdotes

Author: John Gross
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199543410
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An unrivalled collection of literary gossip and intimate sidelights on the lives of the authors.The dictionary defines an anecdote as 'a short account of an entertaining or interesting incident', and the anecdotes in this collection more ...

The New Oxford Book Of Seventeenth Century Verse

Author: Alastair Fowler
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
ISBN: 0199556296
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Alistair Fowler's celebrated anthology includes generous selections from the work of all the century's major poets, notably Donne, Jonson, Milton, Drayton, Herbert, Marvell, and Dryden.

The Oxford Book Of Parodies

Author: John Gross
Publisher: OUP Oxford
ISBN: 019954882X
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An unparalleled introduction to the parodist's art, The Oxford Book of Parodies includes parodies from Chaucer to the present day, ranging from imitations and spoofs to lampoons and pastiches, comical, scornful, witty, and subtle.

The Political Art Of Bob Dylan

Author: David Boucher
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 0230522548
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Marqusee, Mike (2003) Chimes of Freedom: The Politics of Bob Dylan's Art. New
York: The New Press. Maurer, Christopher (1990) ... The New Oxford Book of
English Prose (1998) Oxford: Oxford University Press. Muhall, Stephen (1992) ...

Life Liberty And The Pursuit Of Happiness

Author: Charles R. Kesler
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
ISBN: 1442213353
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The appeal of the literary anecdote, John Gross tells us in his New Oxford Book
of them, is that "if the writer is ... The Oxford Book of Aphorisms (1983), The New
Oxford Book of English Prose (1998), and The Oxford Book of Essays (2002).
Now ...

The New Oxford Book Of War Poetry

Author: Jon Stallworthy
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
ISBN: 019870447X
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This new edition, published to mark the centenary of the outbreak of the First World War, includes a new introduction and additonal poems from David Harsent and Peter Wyton, among others.

The New Oxford Guide To Writing

Author: Thomas S. Kane
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
ISBN: 9780195090598
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Covers the writing process, the structure of essays, exposition, sentences, diction, description, narration, and punctuation

H L Mencken

Author: S. T. Joshi
Publisher: Scarecrow Press
ISBN: 0810869357
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The Lesser Arts: “Hand-Painted Oil Paintings” (A24); “Art Critics” (A28); “The New
Architecture” (D750); “Art Galleries” (E822); ... “The Metaphysician,” in John
Gross, ed., The New Oxford Book of English Prose (Oxford: Oxford University
Press.