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Comparative Literature: Literary genres

Literary genres

Here are just a few examples of titles generated in ORBIS by a subject search with the keywords "Literary form":


Dictionnaire des genres et notions littéraires / [préface de François Nourissier]. Paris : Encyclopædia universalis : Albin Michel, c2001. SML, Stacks, LC Classification PN41 .D525 2001


On form : poetry, aestheticism, and the legacy of a word / Angela Leighton. Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2007. SML, Stacks, LC Classification PR595.A34 L45X 2007


Generic enrichment in Vergil and Horace / S.J. Harrison. Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2007. SML, Stacks, LC Classification PA6825 .H378X 2007. Also available as online book.


Genres in the Internet : issues in the theory of genre / edited by Janet Giltrow, Dieter Stein. Amsterdam ; Philadelphia : John Benjamins Pub. Co., c2009. SML, Stacks, LC Classification. PN171.O55 G46X 2009


Libro de los géneros : ciencia ficción, policial, fantasía, terror / Elvio E. Gandolfo. Buenos Aires : Grupo Editorial Norma, 2007. SML, Stacks, LC Classification PN3427 .G27 2007


Multimodality and genre : a foundation for the systematic analysis of multimodal documents / John A. Bateman. Basingstoke [England] ; New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2008. SML, Stacks, LC Classification P211 .B38X 2008 (LC). Also available as online book.


Polemiche novecentesche, tra letteratura e musica : romanzo, melodramma, prosa d'arte / Linda Pennings. Firenze : F. Cesati, c2009. SML, Stacks, LC Classification PQ4052 .P46X 2009


Twentieth-century literary movements dictionary : a compendium to more than 500 literary, critical, and theatrical movements, schools, and groups from more than 80 nations, covering the novelists, poets, short-story writers, dramatists, essayists, theorists, and works, genres, techniques, and terms associated with each movement.  Detroit, Mich. : Omnigraphics, Inc., c2000. SML, Starr Main Reference Room (Non-Circulating) PN597 T94X 2000



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