The Hero Journey in Literature (Paperback)Evans Lansing Smith (author)
Paperback 516 Pages / Published: 30/12/1996
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This book provides an overview of the hero journey theme in literature, from antiquity to the present, with a focus on the imagery of the rites of passage in human life (initiation at adolescence, mid-life, and death). This is the only book to focus on the major works of the literary tradition, detailing discussions of the hero journey in major literary texts.
Publisher: University Press of America
Number of pages: 516
Weight: 590 g
Dimensions: 215 x 136 x 28 mm
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