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Anatomy of Criticism
The Great Code: The Bible and Literature
Considered by many to be Northrop Frye's magnum opus, The Great Code (1982) reflects a lifetime of thinking about the patterns and meanings of the Bible. In this new edition of The Great Code, Alvin
The Educated Imagination
1. The Motive For Metaphor 2. The Singing School 3. Giants in Time 4. The Keys to Dreamland 5. Verticals of Adam 6. The Vocation of Eloquence
Anatomy of Criticism: Four Essays
Striking out at the conception of criticism as restricted to mere opinion or ritual gesture, Northrop Frye wrote this magisterial work proceeding on the assumption that criticism is a structure of
The Archetypes of Literature
To see and to study the principles of optics are obviously different kinds of experiences; to enjoy a novel and to criticize it are equally different. Seeing and enjoying cannot be taught, but
A Natural Perspective: The Development Of Shakespearean Comedy And Romance.
In A Natural Perspective, distinguished critic Northrop Frye maintains that Shakespeare's comedy is widely misunderstood and underestimated, and that the four romances - Pericles, Cymbeline, The