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An Introduction to Literature

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A leader in the market for over 30 years, this paperback anthology continues to uphold the traditions that have made it a success - classic and contemporary selections with a range of multicultural voices as well as a non-intrusive apparatus that covers the elements of literature and the writing process while incorporating fresh new material. The new edition features "Writ ...more
Paperback, 13th Edition
Published March 27th 2003 by Longman Publishing Group (first published January 1st 1971)
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Feb 18, 2017 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
I've had this on my shelves since buying it for a college course 260 years ago. It is a great anthology of literature.
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Feb 15, 2011 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
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It wasn't the best class in the world, but there were some pretty good pieces of prose in this book.
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Sylvan Barnet is an American literary critic and Shakespearean scholar. He is a Fletcher Professor of English Emeritus at Tufts University.

Barnet is the author of numerous books and articles on Shakespeare. He is the general editor of the Signet Classics Shakespeare,[1] the author of A Short Guide to Shakespeare,[2] and has written many textbooks. He is the co-author with William Burto of occasion
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