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Jun 07, Tso William rated it really liked it Shelves: 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 to find useful in their writing.

Jan 26, Craig rated it liked handist Shelves: Dec 20, Patricia rated it it was amazing. 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”.

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It’s divided into three main parts: Ashley Joseph Whitney rated it liked it Jul 21, A very useful text for any student of rhetoric. 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 term This book is fun to hold.


Deniz rated it really liked it May 07, Jan 03, Wythe Marschall rated it it was amazing Shelves: This book is fun to hold. I 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.

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Emily Campbell rated it it was ok Jul 06, John Stais rated it really liked it Aug 06, Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. My favorite section is the term by type because it gives you a nice set of The terms and advise them by sections of usefulness.

A Handlist of Rhetorical Terms by Richard A. Lanham

Refresh and try again. A good one-stop reference to rhetorical terms. It’s been an extremely handy reference. Sep 17, Kayla Jane rated it liked it Shelves: Another good reference for me while Rhetrical worked my way through obtaining my undergraduate degree for literature of the American and English canons.

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

Jason Hitzert rated it really liked it Apr 25, Aug 26, Mandy rated it really liked it Shelves: Want to Read Currently Reading Read. It’s also useful for understanding rhetorical terms in general. Be the first to ask a question about A Handlist of Rhetorical Terms. Thanks for telling us about the problem.


Andrew rated it it was amazing Mar 06, John Shilpetski rated it it was amazing Jan 14, Jackson’s hsndlist include instances of gradatio in a couple of scenes in Tarentino’s film Pulp Fiction. No trivia or quizzes yet.

Without this book, I might not have known that Allen Ginsberg employs the anaphora in his poem “Howl”or that the dialogues of John Travolta’s and Samuel L. The first edition of this widely used work has been reprinted many times over two decades.

Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. The definitions do not agree always with other sources but it is a real robust attempt trrms make some order out of the morass. Jan 11, Lyndon Bailey added it. Lists with This Book. Mar 07, Quiver rated it really liked it Shelves: Beth rated it liked it Dec 28, Eric Cahill rated it really liked it Dec 28,