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Modern prose style.

Bonamy DobreМЃe

Modern prose style.

by Bonamy DobreМЃe

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Published by Oxford University Press in London .
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English literature - English literature - Prose: The earliest English prose work, the law code of King Aethelberht I of Kent, was written within a few years of the arrival in England () of St. Augustine of Canterbury. Other 7th- and 8th-century prose, similarly practical in character, includes more laws, wills, and charters. According to Cuthbert, who was a monk at Jarrow, . Prose is a form or technique of language that exhibits a natural flow of speech and grammatical , textbooks and newspaper articles are all examples of prose. The word prose is frequently used in opposition to traditional poetry, which is language with a regular structure and a common unit of verse based on metre or r, as T. S. Eliot noted, whereas "the .

Aiming to make early modern prose more visible to teachers, this volume approaches prose as a genre that requires as much analysis and attention as the drama and poetry of the time. The essays collected here consider the broad cultural questions raised by prose and explore prose style, showing teachers how to hone students’ writing skills in. During BookSlingers, authors make personalized book recommendations for you! Post some of your favorite authors, books, genres – you name it!—below, and we—Seanan McGuire A Killing Frost and Sarah Kuhn Haunted Heroine —will help you pick your next favorite read.. This AMA is part of the PRH Virtual ’re all unifying under this one banner (u/penguinrandomhouse) .

A writer's style should be direct and personal, his imagery rich and earthy, and his words simple and vigorous. The greatest writers have the gift of brilliant brevity, are hard workers, diligent scholars and competent stylists. To explain Hemingway's style adequately in a . Contemporary Prose Styles ANNIE DILLARD We hear many complaints about contemporary fiction-that its characters are flat and its stories are dull-but we hear no complaints about prose style. For in fact, prose styles have been one of the great strengths of Western fiction throughout this century. Prose style in fiction is like surface handling.


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This volume analyzes the various levels of prose style and provides lessons in clarity, precision, parallelism, sentence variety, figures of speech, and voice. Product details Paperback: pagesCited by: 1. Modern Prose Style Hardcover – Octo by Bonamy Dobree (Author) See all 16 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions.

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From the purely literary standpoint the prime achievement of the age was the creation of a new prose style. Though there was also a new poetry and a new drama, it was in the prose of journal, essay, treatise, and novel that the fresh thought found its most perfect : Preserved Smith. (shelved 3 times as modern-prose) avg rating — 1, ratings — published The Rise of Modern Prose Style brings to bear on style several critical methods.

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For courses in advanced composition. This volume analyzes the various levels o /5(1). Modern prose style. [Bonamy Dobrée] -- Investigation of the craft of prose as practiced by twentieth-century writers in such diverse areas as narrative and criticism.

Your Web browser is not enabled for JavaScript. Vikram Seth: Read either A Golden Gate or An Equal incredibly good examples of fine style. (In particular A Golden Gate, though as a Novel in Verse, it might not match your prose requirement). If you're willing to consider writers from the.

Prose Style: A Contemporary Guide, 2nd Edition. Robert Miles, California State University - Sacramento. Marc Bertonasco, California State University - SacramentoAvailability: Available.

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MODERN PROSE AND DRAMA I SEMESTER COMMON COURSE IN ENGLISH FOR BA/B Sc/B Com/BBA (CUCBCSS - Admission) UNIVERSITY OF CALICUT SCHOOL OF DISTANCE EDUCATION Calicut university P.O, Malappuram Kerala, India File Size: KB.

In pronouncing Hilary Mantel the winner of the Man Booker prizethe chairman of the judges declared Mantel is 'greatest modern English prose writer' but which other authors are in contention. Among U.S. book publishers, The Chicago Manual of Style is the most widely used guide to style, editing, and g close to 1, pages, it's also the most comprehensive.

(In addition, an online version is available by subscription.) However, this durable guide (the first edition appeared in ) faces competition from more specialized reference works, such as Author: Richard Nordquist.

It's tough to say where English Prose Style belongs on the writer's bookshelf. It's more of an artifact than a practical guide to writing well. It was written for a British audience in the early 20th century, which means Read sometimes discusses how you might extend your sentences to words or more by joining clauses with colons and semi-colons/5.

Extracting modern prose examples, Dobree covers such topics as narrative, explanatory prose in science, law, philosophy, theology, among others. Rating: (not yet rated) 0 with reviews - .Modern prose style. Oxford, The Clarendon Press, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Bonamy Dobrée.

Find more information about: OCLC Number: Description: vi pages, 1 leaf, pages 20 cm: Contents: Descriptive prose --Explanatory prose --Emotive prose --Modern prose style.Additional Physical Format: Online version: O'Connor, William Van, Modern prose, form and style.

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