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William Empson

prophet against sacrifice

by Paul H. Fry

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Published by Routledge in London, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • England
    • Subjects:
    • Empson, William, 1906- -- Knowledge -- Literature.,
    • English literature -- History and criticism -- Theory, etc.,
    • Criticism -- England -- History -- 20th century.,
    • Sacrifice in literature.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 147-168) and index.

      StatementPaul H. Fry.
      SeriesCritics of the twentieth century, Critics of the twentieth century (London, England)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR6009.M7 Z66 1991
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxviii, 176 p. ;
      Number of Pages176
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1532391M
      ISBN 10041502482X, 0415068312
      LC Control Number91010018

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(–84)Britishliterary critic, often regarded as one of the greatest of his generation, and poet. A keen and intuitive exponent of ‘close reading’, Empson is often associated with New Criticism and Practical Criticism, but despite certain family resemblances his work differs from those schools in important ways.

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