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Some versions of pastoral.

Empson, William

Some versions of pastoral.

by Empson, William

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Published by New Directions Pub. Corp.] in [New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Pastoral literature, English.,
  • English literature -- History and criticism.

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesNew directions paperbook, No. 92
    ContributionsEmpson, William, 1906-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR149 P3 E4 1968
    The Physical Object
    Pagination298p.
    Number of Pages298
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16795613M

    In the English poet and critic William Empson published Some Versions of Pastoral, in which he defined the pastoral as the putting of the complex into the simple, treating the conventionalized bucolic setting as superficial; he then designated various literary works, from Alice's Adventures in Wonderland to the proletarian novel, as. Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Empson, William, Some versions of pastoral. New York: New.

    Find Some Versions Of Pastoral by Empson, William at Biblio. Uncommonly good collectible and rare books from uncommonly good booksellers. William Empson. Published by New Directions , New York () ISBN ISBN New. Softcover. Quantity Available: 1. From: Blackwell's (Oxford, OX, United Kingdom) Seller Rating: Add to Basket.

    Empson's best-known work is the book Seven Types of Ambiguity, which, together with Some Versions of Pastoral and The Structure of Complex Words, mines the astonishing riches of linguistic ambiguity in English poetic literature. Empson's studies unearth layer upon layer of irony, suggestion and argumentation in various literary works, applying a technique of textual criticism so influential that Notable work: Seven Types of Ambiguity (). Some Versions of Pastoral Hardcover – 1 Jan. by W Empson (Author) See all 8 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Amazon Price New from Used from Hardcover "Please retry" — £1, £ Paperback Author: W Empson.


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