By Catherine Belsey
- Offers a quick, full of life, and available account of a brand new course for serious perform, from one in every of Britain's such a lot well-liked literary theorists and critics
- Proposes a brand new direction for destiny feedback, extra open to reflecting at the pleasures of fiction
- Written in a transparent, jargon-free type, and illustrated all through with quite a few examples
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