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A Handlist of Rhetorical Terms by Richard A. Lanham

It’s been an extremely handy reference. Franky rated it liked it Nov 25, Overall, though, I’d say it’s a pretty comprehensive list. To ask other readers questions about A Handlist of Rhetorical Termsplease sign up.

Useful, of course, ssecond definitions of figures of hanldist like metaphor and metonymy and rhetorical schemes like the zeugma, but particularly good for the less well-known verbal devices like the repetitio Hamlet’s “One may smile and s Without this book, I might not have known that Allen Ginsberg employs the anaphora in his poem “Howl”or that the dialogues of John Travolta’s and Samuel L.

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Showing best matches Show all copies. Home Contact Us Help Free delivery worldwide. Description With a unique combination of alphabetical and descriptive lists, “A Handlist of Rhetorical Terms” provides in one convenient, accessible volume all the rhetorical terms – mostly Greek and Latin – that students of Western literature and rhetoric are likely to come across in their reading or will find useful in their writing.

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Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Not a book, but a reference manual of sorts. A richer examples set for each term and more detailed definitions would have bumped the rating up to five stars. Year 2 1 18 1 2 Show more Original perfect bound softcover with light wear secojd the extremities.

Dispatched from the UK in 1 business day When will my order arrive? Michael Smith rated handlits it was amazing Mar 28, Berkeley ; Los Angeles ; London: A good one-stop reference to rhetorical terms. A very useful text for any student of or. Some features of WorldCat will not be available. John Stais rated it really liked it Aug 06, It is simply an attempt to put together in one convenient, accessible, inexpensive place the rhetorical terms that students of English literature, especially of the earlier periods, are likely to come across.


An overview of the Divisions of Rhetoric and a list of the Terms by Type is included at the secobd. Privacy Policy Terms and Conditions. Learning and doing rhetoric includes learning how to analyze the devices authors use, and this is the most complete list of terms I have seen yet.

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Jarron rated it really liked it Aug 07, Feb 03, Sangeeta K rated it it was amazing. The definitions do not agree always with other sources but it is a real robust attempt to make some order out of the morass.

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My favorite section is the term by type because it gives you a nice set of The terms and advise them by sections of usefulness. There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Cover has slight chips and scratches. Paperback rhetorjcal, Second Editionpages. Beth rated it liked it Dec 28,