Gale Contextual Encyclopedia of World Literature, Volumes 1-4

Gale Contextual Encyclopedia of World Literature, Volumes 1-4

Anne Marie Hacht


The Gale Contextual Encyclopedia of global Literature allows scholars to examine an author's paintings within the context of the author's existence and instances. this set covers international authors from many classes and genres, construction a extensive figuring out of a few of the contexts during which literature could be seen, from the biographical to the literary and ancient. Works might be seen in the course of the lens of the historical past, traditions and stories of the author's own lifestyles and the ideals, occasions and life in their surrounding international. The approximately 500 entries additionally determine the numerous literary units and worldwide subject matters which outline a writer's sort and position the writer within the better literary culture as chronicled and evaluated by means of critics through the years. as well as 500 photos the set includes severe considering and job activates, extra enhnacing the student's personal own reaction to worldwide literature.

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