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A World of Ideas: Essential Readings for College Writers Paperback – July 13, 2001

ISBN-13: 978-0312390198 ISBN-10: 031239019X Edition: Sixth Edition

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Product Details

  • Paperback: 905 pages
  • Publisher: Bedford/St. Martin's; Sixth Edition edition (July 13, 2001)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 031239019X
  • ISBN-13: 978-0312390198
  • Product Dimensions: 9 x 5.9 x 1.2 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 2.2 pounds
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #406,882 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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Undergraduate degree: Brown University, class of 1957; Doctorate from Claremont Graduate University, 1968. I taught English literature at Western Connecticut State University, and for 32 years at the University of Connecticut, Storrs. I was visiting professor at Columbia University and Brown University. My specialties are Milton, Shakespeare, James Joyce, and Modern Irish Literature.
Some of my books: Crown Island, a Quarrytown novel; Volcanic Jesus, a collection of short stories; A World of Ideas; The Bedford Introduction to Drama (and Brief Edition); The Humanities Through the Arts; Substance, Style, and Strategy; Writing As Thinking; The Longman Anthology of American Drama; Humanities: The Evolution of Values; Aesthetics and the Arts.

I am married to Joanna J. Jacobus, dance teacher (UConn), choreographer, and licensed massage therapist. We have two children, Sharon and James.

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