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Parody: Ancient, Modern and Post-modern (Literature, Culture, Theory)

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ISBN-13: 978-0521429245
ISBN-10: 0521429242
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"A very important book. Margaret Rose's work reaches into many of the central issues for the discussion of modern literature and art. This is one of those books which moves beyond the sometimes narrow theoretical debates of the '70s and '80s to become a general text." Malcolm Bradbury

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Expanded and revised from the original 1979 text, this analysis and history of theories of parody, from ancient to contemporary times, has substantial new sections on modern and postmodern theories and the uses of parody and pastiche.
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Product Details

  • Series: Literature, Culture, Theory (Book 5)
  • Paperback: 328 pages
  • Publisher: Cambridge University Press (September 24, 1993)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0521429242
  • ISBN-13: 978-0521429245
  • Product Dimensions: 5.4 x 0.8 x 8.5 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 1.1 pounds (View shipping rates and policies)
  • Average Customer Review: 5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #1,861,574 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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Clever, insightful explanation of how we are part of a perpetual dialogue, as long as we are part of culture.
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