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Another good reference for me while I worked my way through obtaining my undergraduate degree for literature of the American and English canons.
Jan 03, Wythe Marschall rated it it was amazing Shelves: Return to Book Page. A richer examples set for each term and more detailed definitions would have bumped the rating up to five stars.
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Rhetorifal always need real-life examples so I use this in conjunction with Farnsworth’s book, Classical English Rhetoric, which provides examples to illustrate each term. Dec 20, Patricia rated it it was amazing.
Jason Hitzert rated it really liked it Apr 25, To ask other readers questions about A Handlist of Rhetorical Termsplease sign up. It’s been an extremely handy reference. With a unique combination of alphabetical and descriptive lists, it provides in one convenient, accessible volume all the rhetorical terms—mostly Greek and Latin—that students of Western literature and rhetoric are likely to come across in their reading or tetms find useful in their wri The first edition of this widely used work has been reprinted many times over two decades.
An overview of the Divisions of Rhetoric and a list of the Terms by Type is included at the back. A good one-stop reference to rhetorical terms. Thanks for telling us about the problem.
Refresh and try again. Want to Read saving…. This book is fun to hold. Jan 11, Lyndon Bailey added it. Dec 18, Jerry rated it liked it. My favorite section is the term handlis type because it gives you a nice set of The terms and advise them by sections of usefulness. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.
Feb 03, Sangeeta K rated it it was amazing. It’s also useful for understanding rhetorical terms in general.
With a unique combination of alphabetical and descriptive lists, it provides in one convenient, rhetkrical volume all the rhetorical terms—mostly Greek and Latin—that students of Western literature and rhetoric are likely to come across in their reading or to find useful in their writing. Beth rated it liked it Dec 28, 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.
A Handlist of Rhetorical Terms
Be the first to ask a question about A Handlist of Rhetorical Terms. 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 devices like the repetitio Hamlet’s “One may smile and smile and be a villain” and the catachresis Hamlet’s “I will speak daggers to her”. Mar 07, Quiver rated it really liked it Shelves: Not a book, but a reference manual of sorts.
Excellent reference for rhetorical terms — both for obtaining definitions, and for finding alternative names for the same term and related terms.
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A Handlist of Rhetorical Terms by Richard A. Lanham
Franky rated it liked it Nov 25, 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 terms. It’s divided into three main parts: Deniz rated it really liked it May 07, The definitions do not agree always with other sources but it is a real robust attempt to make some order out of the morass. Michael Smith rated it it was amazing Mar 28, Ashley Joseph Whitney rated it liked it Jul 21, Trivia About A Handlist of Rhe Dec 29, Kristine rated it it was amazing Shelves: Carol rated it it was amazing Apr 05, Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account.
Sep 17, Kayla Jane rated it liked it Shelves: A very useful text for any student of rhetoric.