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Reading for the plot

Peter Brooks

Reading for the plot

design and intention in narrative

by Peter Brooks

  • 329 Want to read
  • 6 Currently reading

Published by Clarendon in Oxford .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fiction -- 19th century -- History and criticism,
  • Fiction -- 20th century -- History and criticism,
  • Narration (Rhetoric)

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    StatementPeter Brooks.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN3383.N35
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxviii,363p. ;
    Number of Pages363
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19492304M
    ISBN 100198158033

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