Gale Contextual Encyclopedia of World Literature, Volumes 1-4

Gale Contextual Encyclopedia of World Literature, Volumes 1-4

Anne Marie Hacht


The Gale Contextual Encyclopedia of global Literature allows scholars to examine an author's paintings within the context of the author's existence and occasions. this set covers global authors from many classes and genres, development a large knowing of many of the contexts during which literature could be seen, from the biographical to the literary and old. Works should be seen in the course of the lens of the history, traditions and studies of the author's own existence and the ideals, occasions and life in their surrounding international. The approximately 500 entries additionally determine the numerous literary units and worldwide issues which outline a writer's type and position the writer within the better literary culture as chronicled and evaluated by way of critics through the years. as well as 500 photos the set comprises serious pondering and job activates, additional enhnacing the student's personal own reaction to worldwide literature.

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