Most widely held works about Sylvan Barnet
Most widely held works by Sylvan Barnet
A short guide to writing about art by Sylvan Barnet ( Book )
51 editions published between 1981 and 2011 in English and held by 1,897 libraries worldwide
"A Short Guide to Writing about Art offers invaluable advice for any art course where students write papers." "Among the new features of the sixth edition are new guidelines for using the World Wide Web and the Internet for art-historical research, five new checklists (e.g., a checklist for evaluating Web Sites), ten new illustrations, and the style guide published by The Art Bulletin. Several sample essays are also included, accompanied by analyses that show readers the particular strengths of effective writing."--BOOK JACKET.
Twentieth century interpretations of the Merchant of Venice: a collection of critical essays by Sylvan Barnet ( Book )
3 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 1,621 libraries worldwide
A short guide to writing about literature by Sylvan Barnet ( Book )
55 editions published between 1968 and 2012 in English and held by 1,574 libraries worldwide
[This text] offer[s] students sound advice on how to become critical thinkers and enrich their reading response through accessible ... instruction. [It] is ideal as a supplement to any course where writing about literature or literary studies is emphasized. -Back cover.
Eight great tragedies [with essays by Sylvan Barnet ( Book )
8 editions published between 1957 and 1985 in English and held by 1,129 libraries worldwide
Eight great comedies ( Book )
11 editions published between 1958 and 2007 in English and held by 1,071 libraries worldwide
"The complete text of the world's great comedies from ancient times to the twentieth century"--Cover.
The tragedy of Macbeth by William Shakespeare ( Book )
26 editions published between 1963 and 2009 in English and held by 956 libraries worldwide
Notes on the background and sources of the tragedy and past and present criticism preface the text.
The genius of the early English theater by Sylvan Barnet ( Book )
5 editions published between 1962 and 1966 in English and held by 889 libraries worldwide
For Partial Contents, see Author Catalog.
Doctor Faustus by Christopher Marlowe ( Book )
9 editions published between 1969 and 2010 in English and held by 880 libraries worldwide
The story of a controversial, disreputable astrologer in Germany during the 1500's. His real name was possibly Johannes Faust. Told in dramatic form.
An introduction to literature: fiction, poetry, drama by Sylvan Barnet ( Book )
11 editions published between 1961 and 2004 in English and held by 834 libraries worldwide
Classic theatre : the humanities in drama ( Book )
3 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 792 libraries worldwide
A dictionary of literary terms by Sylvan Barnet ( Book )
21 editions published between 1960 and 1989 in English and held by 748 libraries worldwide
Aspects of the drama; a handbook by Sylvan Barnet ( Book )
4 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 732 libraries worldwide
A dictionary of literary, dramatic, and cinematic terms by Sylvan Barnet ( Book )
8 editions published between 1960 and 1971 in English and held by 717 libraries worldwide
Barnet & Stubbs's practical guide to writing by Sylvan Barnet ( Book )
27 editions published between 1975 and 2000 in English and held by 647 libraries worldwide
The Genius of the Irish theater ( Book )
6 editions published between 1900 and 1960 in English and held by 634 libraries worldwide
The study of literature, a handbook of critical essays and terms by Sylvan Barnet ( Book )
4 editions published in 1960 in English and held by 622 libraries worldwide
An Introduction to literature : fiction, poetry, drama ( Book )
17 editions published between 1963 and 2001 in English and held by 606 libraries worldwide
Fiction, poetry, & drama.
Current issues and enduring questions : a guide to critical thinking and argument, with readings ( Book )
16 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 544 libraries worldwide
Comprehensive coverage of classic and contemporary approaches to argument, including Aristotle, Toulmin, and a range of alternative views, making it a versatile text. Readings on contemporary controversies (including the purpose of a college education, immigration, a peacetime draft, and obesity) and classic philosophical questions (such as, "How free is the will of the individual?") are sure to spark student interest and lively discussion and writing. Refined through seven previous editions, it has been revised to address current student interests and trends in argument, research, and writing, and has been updated with compelling new topics and readings and more on analyzing visuals and presenting oral arguments.
The Little, Brown reader ( Book )
20 editions published between 1977 and 2012 in English and held by 498 libraries worldwide
This best selling text offers students a balance of contemporary and classic readings that are engaging and promote critical thinking and thoughtful writing.
Literature for composition : essays, fiction, poetry, and drama ( Book )
21 editions published between 1984 and 2006 in English and held by 435 libraries worldwide
Based on the assumption that students should encounter first-rate writing - not simply competent prose - this ... text helps students discover the please and insights gained through the study of great literature. [This book] also offers students detailed assistance in critical thinking and in developing an argument from annotations and rough notes into a finished essay. -Back cover.
Academic writing Art criticism--Authorship Art museums Barnet, Sylvan Collections College readers Comedy Critical thinking Criticism Criticism, interpretation, etc. Criticism--Authorship Dictionaries Doctor Faustus (Marlowe, Christopher) Drama Drama English drama English drama--Early modern and Elizabethan English drama--Irish authors English language English language--Rhetoric English literature Exposition (Rhetoric) Faust,--d. ca. 1540 Germany Handbooks, manuals, etc. Humorous plays Ireland Japan Jews Literary form Literature Literature--Theory, etc. Logic Macbeth,--King of Scotland,--11th cent Magicians Merchant of Venice (Shakespeare, William) Motion pictures Persuasion (Rhetoric) Problems, exercises, etc. Reasoning Religion Report writing Shakespeare, William,--1564-1616 Shylock (Fictitious character) Social ethics Terminology Terms and phrases Theater Tragedy United States