Wayne Booth wrote some of the most influential and engaging criticism of our time, most notably the 1961 classic "The Rhetoric of Fiction," a book that transformed literary criticism and became the standard reference point for advanced discussions of how fiction works, how authors make novels accessible, and how readers re-create texts. While Booth s work was formative to the study of literature, his essential writings have never been collected in a single volume until now. Selected by Walter Jost in collaboration with ...

The Essential Wayne Booth 2006, University of Chicago Press, Chicago, IL

ISBN-13: 9780226065922

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