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Literature: A Pocket Anthology
By R. S. Gwynn (editor)
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Longman Pub Group
Publication date July 7, 2006
Pages 1376
Binding Paperback
Edition 3
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9780321366290
ISBN-10 0321366298
Dimensions 1.25 by 5.25 by 8 in.
Weight 1.65 lbs.
Availability§ Out of Print
Original list price $50.20
§As reported by publisher
Summaries and Reviews
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A refreshing alternative to voluminous literature anthologies, this compact, inexpensive, and diverse collection of fiction, poetry, and drama provides a concise yet complete introduction to the study of literature. Organized chronologically within each genre, the wide range of selections features both classic and contemporary authors, presenting a diversity of forms and voices.  Individual Fiction, Poetry, and Drama introductions provide an overview for reading and analyzing each genre, defining key terms in context.  Biographical headnotes highlight common themes and ideas in the author’s body of work.   Individuals who want a brief overview of the 3 literary genres.



Editions
Hardcover
2 edition from Longman Pub Group (August 1, 2004)
9780321275905 | details & prices | List price $20.01
About: The perfect alternative to lengthy literature anthologies, this brief, affordable collection of fiction, poetry, and drama provides a concise but complete introduction to the study of literature, focusing almost exclusively on selections with brief discussion of writing about fiction, poetry, and drama.
Paperback
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6 pap/psc edition from Longman Pub Group (August 13, 2014)
9780321993601 | details & prices | 1019 pages | 6.75 × 9.50 × 1.00 in. | 1.60 lbs | List price $75.20
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6 poc edition from Longman Pub Group (July 30, 2014)
9780321942746 | details & prices | 1019 pages | 6.50 × 9.00 × 1.00 in. | 1.55 lbs | List price $67.20
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5th edition from Longman Pub Group (January 19, 2011)
9780205032198 | details & prices | 1367 pages | 5.50 × 8.25 × 1.25 in. | 1.65 lbs | List price $57.20
About: A refreshing alternative to voluminous literature anthologies, this compact, inexpensive, and diverse collection of fiction, poetry, and drama provides a concise yet complete introduction to the study of literature.
4th edition from Longman Pub Group (December 24, 2008)
9780205655106 | details & prices | 1383 pages | 5.50 × 8.25 × 1.00 in. | 1.64 lbs | List price $51.80
About: Always a good price with quality selections, the Fourth Edition of Gwynn's Literature:  A Pocket Anthology  continues that tradition.
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3 edition from Longman Pub Group (July 7, 2006)
9780321366290 | details & prices | 1376 pages | 5.25 × 8.00 × 1.25 in. | 1.65 lbs | List price $50.20
About: A refreshing alternative to voluminous literature anthologies, this compact, inexpensive, and diverse collection of fiction, poetry, and drama provides a concise yet complete introduction to the study of literature.
2nd edition from Longman Pub Group (August 13, 2004)
9780321244437 | details & prices | 1454 pages | 5.50 × 8.00 × 1.25 in. | 1.70 lbs | List price $40.00
About: Key Benefit: The perfect alternative to lengthy literature anthologies, this compact, inexpensive, and diverse collection of fiction, poetry, and drama provides a concise yet complete introduction to the study of literature.
from Longman Pub Group (August 2, 2001)
9780321011145 | details & prices | 5.50 × 8.00 × 1.50 in. | 2.15 lbs | List price $36.60
About: The perfect alternative to lengthy literature anthologies, this brief, affordable collection of fiction, poetry, and drama provides a concise but complete introduction to the study of literature, focusing almost exclusively on selections with brief discussion of writing about fiction, poetry, and drama.

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