This collection addresses basic questions and provides practical recommendations for reading some of the greatest works of Western literature, assisting readers in understanding, engaging with, and enjoying the classics of Western literature.
About the Author
Leland Ryken (PhD, University of Oregon) served as professor of English at Wheaton College for nearly fifty years. He has authored or edited over fifty books, including The Word of God in English and A Complete Handbook of Literary Forms in the Bible. He is a frequent speaker at the Evangelical Theological Society’s annual meetings and served as literary stylist for the English Standard Version Bible.