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Words with Power: Being a Second Study of "The Bible and Literature"

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Publisher Comments:

Frye continues his exploration, begun in The Great Code, of the influence of Biblical themes and forms of expression on Western literature, with discussions of authors ranging from Chaucer and Shakespeare to Yeats and Eliot. Frye identifies four key elements found in the Bible-the mountain, the garden, the cave, and the furnace-and describes how they recur in later secular writings. Indices.

Description:

Includes bibliographical references (p. [314]-320) and index.

About the Author

Northrop Frye (1912-1991) was professor emeritus at Victoria College, University of Toronto, and the author of many books on literary theory and criticism.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780156983655
Author:
Frye, Northrop
Publisher:
Mariner Books
Author:
Frye
Location:
San Diego :
Subject:
Bible
Subject:
Theory
Subject:
Semiotics & Theory
Subject:
Bible and literature.
Subject:
Semiotics
Subject:
Literary Criticism : General
Edition Number:
1st Harvest/HBJ ed.
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series Volume:
v.13, no.3
Publication Date:
19920431
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
372
Dimensions:
8 x 5.31 in 9.99 lb

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