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Only the music of the flute is left on the darkening stage as over the house the hard towers of the apartment buildings rise into sharp focus, and the curtain falls.
I’m not in total agreement with all of what Perrine tries to teach, since a lot of it is based more on his opinion than what is actually what I have found to be true, but it gives perrinw another person’s perspective on good writing which can influence your own.
But having formed an opinion and expressed it, do not allow it to petrify.
Perrine’s Literature: Structure, Sound, and Sense
I haven’t read every page of this. Jan 26, Jenifer perrie it it was amazing. I saved up my tips all week to pay for it and got another bartender to switch nights with me, and I was absolutely amazed that I could actually write a little bit.
Read this for my AP Lit and Comp class. CD Audiobook 0 editions. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Normally I don’t dignify school textbooks with reviews, but I think it’s necessary to explain why I hate this book so much. Wikipedia in English None.
Honestly, courage, and humility are the necessary moral foundations for all genuine literary judgment. Jan 11, Zander rated it did not like it. Compare your opinion then with the opinions of others; allow yourself to change it when convinced of its error: Not that I actually sat down and read this book cover to cover, but I have to give it 5 stars.
I’m not a huge fan of Dunsany, but nothing else I’ve read of his reads quite like this one.
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Members Reviews Popularity Average rating Mentions 4 22, 4. I have the 3rd edition from and have read every page, poem, and short story at least three times. But of course I decided to read it before getting out the scissors, and that’s when I discovered the short story Two Bottles of Relish by Lord Dunsany.
It provides a comprehensive introduction to the principal forms of fiction, poetry, and drama. Louis and had a fondness for practical cats. Amazon Kindle 0 editions.
I’m not a huge fan of Dunsany, but nothing else I’ve read of his reads quite like this one. Feb 21, Sdiggity rated it it was amazing. So now I must hang on to the book.
Do not pretend to like what you really do not like. Preview — Perrine’s Literature by Thomas R. Do not be afraid to admit a liking for what you do like. Do not hedge, equivocate, or try to find out others’ opinions before forming your own. No current Talk conversations about this book. Sign up for LibraryThing to find out whether you’ll like this book. No trivia or quizzes yet. Awesome book for any English teachers out there in need of any literary analysis guides.
View all 3 comments. Written for students beginning a serious study of literature, the text introduces the fundamental elements of fiction, poetry, and drama in a concise and engaging way, addressing vital questions that other texts tend to ,iterature, such as “Is some literature better?