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The Literature Book: Big Ideas Simply Explained
 

The Literature Book: Big Ideas Simply Explained (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

By DK

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A global look at the greatest works of Eastern and Western literature and the themes that unite them, for students and lovers of literature and reading. The Literature Book is a fascinating journey through the greatest works of world literature, from the Iliad to Don Quixote to T...he Great Gatsby. Around 100 crystal-clear articles explore landmark novels, short stories, plays, and poetry that reinvented the art of writing in their time, whether Ancient Greece, post-classical Europe, or modern-day Korea. As part of DK's award-winning Big Ideas Simply Explained series, The Literature Book uses infographics and images to explain key ideas and themes. Biographies of important authors offer insight into their lives and other writings, and a section on Further Reading details more than 150 additional works to explore. Discover masterpieces from the world's greatest authors, and explore the context, creative history, and literary traditions that influenced each major work of fiction with The Literature Book. Series Overview: Big Ideas Simply Explained series uses creative design and innovative graphics, along with straightforward and engaging writing, to make complex subjects easier to understand. These award-winning books provide just the information needed for students, families, or anyone interested in concise, thought-provoking refreshers on a single subject.
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ISBN 9781465491015
Released NZ 11 Feb 2020
Publisher DK PUBLISHING (DORLING KINDERS
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback
Alternate Format(s) View All (2 other possible title(s) available)
Series Big Ideas
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ISBN-13 9781465491015
Stock Available
Status Internationally sourced; ships 6-12 working days
Publisher DK PUBLISHING (DORLING KINDERS
Imprint DK Publishing (Dorling Kindersley)
Released 11 Feb 2020
Publication Country
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback
Author(s) By DK
Series Big Ideas
Category Literary Studies: General
Biography & Autobiography: Literary
Number of Pages 352
Dimensions Width: 193mm
Height: 231mm
Spine: 23mm
Dewey Code 809
Weight 930g
Interest Age Children / Young Adults
Reading Age Children / Young Adults
Library of Congress Literature - Philosophy, Literature - History and criticism
NBS Text Literary Criticism
ONIX Text General/trade

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