Perrine's Literature: Structure, Sound & Sense (AP® Edition)
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Authors : Thomas R. Arp; Greg Johnson



13th Edition  |  Previous Editions: 2015

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An authoritative bestseller for over fifty years, PERRINE'S LITERATURE: STRUCTURE, SOUND, AND SENSE continues to be an essential and highly effective introduction to literature for today's students. Written for students beginning a serious study of literature, the text introduces the fundamental ele... more


Laurence Perrine's exceptional introductions to the elements of literature have provided the template for imitators for more than fifty years. Updated with only the lightest touch, these concise guides to understanding fiction, poetry, and drama remain true to their original vision-and true to the s... more

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Perrine’s Literature: Structure, Sound and Sense, 13e, incorporates a “Writing about Literature” section combined with a “Fiction” section (drawn from materials in STORY AND STRUCTURE), a “Poetry” section (drawn from SOUND AND SENSE), and a “Drama” section.

“Writing about Literature” is similar in ... more

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