A Rhetoric of Motives

BURKE, Kenneth

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With examples from Milton, Matthew Arnold, Marx, Carlyle, Empson, Diderot, Dante, Castiglione, Kafka, Kierkegaard, Henry James, Yeats, Eliot, etc. Specific topics insuce: realistic function of rhetoric; persuasion; rhetoric in the Middle Ages, etc.

Publication Info

  • Publisher: Prentice-Hall
  • Edition: First Edition
  • Date Published: 1950
  • Place Published: New York
  • ISBN: n/a


  • Condition: Very good +
  • Signed: No
  • Dust Jacket: Yes
  • Jacket Condition: Fair
  • Details:
    xv, 340 p. 24 cm. Grey cloth hardcover in dustjacket. Small white mark on rear board. Jacket haschips, tears, some holes, light soiling.

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