Encyclopedia of the Essay

Encyclopedia of the Essay

Tracy Chevalier


This groundbreaking new resource of foreign scope defines the essay as nonfictional prose texts of among one and 50 pages in size. The greater than 500 entries via 275 members contain entries on nationalities, numerous different types of essays comparable to prevalent (such as sermons, aphorisms), person significant works, outstanding writers, and periodicals that created a marketplace for essays, and especially well-known or major essays. The preface information the historic improvement of the essay, and the alphabetically prepared entries often contain biographical caricature, nationality, period, chosen writings record, extra readings, and anthologies

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