The Western Canon: The Books and School of the Ages

The Western Canon: The Books and School of the Ages

Harold Bloom
3.8/5 (2890 ratings)
Literary critic Harold Bloom's The Western Canon is more than a required reading list—it is a vision. Infused with a love of learning, compelling in its arguments for a unifying written culture, it argues brilliantly against the politicization of literature and presents a guide to the great works of the western literary tradition and essential writers of the ages. The Western Canon was nominated for the National Book Critics Circle Award.
Language
English
Pages
546
Format
Paperback
Publisher
Riverhead Books
Release
September 01, 1995
ISBN
1573225142
ISBN 13
9781573225144

The Western Canon: The Books and School of the Ages

Harold Bloom
3.8/5 (2890 ratings)
Literary critic Harold Bloom's The Western Canon is more than a required reading list—it is a vision. Infused with a love of learning, compelling in its arguments for a unifying written culture, it argues brilliantly against the politicization of literature and presents a guide to the great works of the western literary tradition and essential writers of the ages. The Western Canon was nominated for the National Book Critics Circle Award.
Language
English
Pages
546
Format
Paperback
Publisher
Riverhead Books
Release
September 01, 1995
ISBN
1573225142
ISBN 13
9781573225144

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