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Aspects of the Novel
Defining Moments in Books: The Greatest Books, Writers, Characters, Passages and Events that Shook the Literary World
Chapters in a Mythology: The Poetry of Sylvia Plath
Some Versions of Pastoral: Literary Criticism
On Louise Gluck: Change What You See
Master of Middle-Earth: The Fiction of J.R.R. Tolkien
A Tolkien Compass
Shakespeare's Words: A Glossary and Language Companion
The Emily Dickinson Handbook
How to Write a Sentence: And How to Read One
Morning, Noon, and Night: Growing Up and Growing Old with Literature
Benét's Reader's Encyclopedia
How to Read Novels Like a Professor: A Jaunty Exploration of the World's Favorite Literary Form
How to Read Literature Like a Professor: A Lively and Entertaining Guide to Reading Between the Lines
A Dictionary Of British And American Women Writers, 1660 1800