A Handlist of Rhetorical Terms by Richard A. Lanham, The Second Edition of this widely used work offers new features that will make it even. 2nd edition. Language: English. Brand new Book. With a unique combination of alphabetical and descriptive lists, “A Handlist of Rhetorical Terms” provides in. The Second Edition of this widely used work offers new features that will make it even more useful: * A completely revised alphabetical listing that defines nearly.
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Some of Lanham’s explanations are difficult as they don’t always seem to provide the entire context for the explanation. Works Cited show more.
Check out the top books of the year on our page Best Books of Goodreads is the world’s largest site for readers with over 50 million reviews. Useful, of course, for definitions of figures of speech like metaphor and metonymy and rhetorical schemes like the zeugma, but particularly good for the less well-known verbal exition like the repetitio Hamlet’s “One may smile and smile and be a villain” and the catachresis Hamlet’s “I hqndlist speak daggers to her”. Cover has slight chips and scratches.
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Without this book, I might not have known that Allen Ginsberg employs the anaphora in his poem “Howl”or that the dialogues of John Travolta’s and Samuel L. Overall, though, I’d say it’s a pretty comprehensive list. Definitions are clear and examples well given.
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WorldCat is the world’s largest library catalog, helping you find library materials online. Jan 26, Craig rated it liked it Shelves: Sep rhetorica, Kayla Jane rated it liked it Shelves: Ashley Joseph Whitney rated it liked it Jul 21, A handlist of rhetorical terms by Richard A Lanham. Some of the definitions that they give are out there and doesn’t really seem to explain the term that much, and is just little hard to remember all these term This book edigion fun to hold.
Want to Read saving…. With a unique combination of alphabetical and descriptive lists, A Handlist of Rhetorical Terms provides in one convenient, accessible volume all the rhetorical terms handljst mostly Greek and Latin – that students of Western literature and rhetoric are likely to come across in their reading or will find.
Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. A handlist of rhetorical terms: It is simply an attempt to put together in one convenient, accessible, inexpensive place the rhetorical terms that students of English literature, especially of the earlier periods, are likely to come across.
Excellent reference for rhetorical terms — both for obtaining definitions, and for finding alternative names for the same term and related terms. Excellent collection rrhetorical terms and ways we use the English language. secknd
Efition In Register Help Cart. Aug 26, Mandy rated it really liked it Shelves: The definitions do not agree always with other sources but it is a real robust attempt to make some order out of the morass.
Some features of WorldCat will not be available. Secind Books Ltd Condition: It’s pretty straightforward but it kind of wordy and complicated for my taste but what can you say it’s English textbook for this class I’m just happy I didn’t really have to do I use it a lot.
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It’s also useful for understanding rhetorical terms in general. No previous owner’s names, not exlibrary. Ad Infinitum Books Condition:
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