One hundred great essays
One Hundred Great Essays provides that number of the most exemplary and rewarding selections available in the English language. The anthology combines classic essays of great instructional value together with the most frequently anthologized essays of recent note by today's most highly regarded writers. The selections exhibit a broad range of diversity in subject matter and authorship. All essays have been selected for their utility as both models for writing and for their usefulness as springboards for independent writing. An introductory section informs readers about the qualities of the essay form and offers instruction on how to read essays critically and use the writing process to develop their own essays. For those interested in learning about reading, writing and critical thinking by studying examples of great writing.
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Review: One Hundred Great Essays (Penguin Academics Series)User Review - Liza - Goodreads
I realize there's a newer edition out, so I'm not 100% certain what specific essays were removed or added. I think despite that major detail this collection is still a great find, because of the ... Read full review
Review: One Hundred Great Essays (Penguin Academics Series)User Review - Goodreads
I read most of this in April but had to return it before a trip. It's a neat mix of classics and modern works, all worthy examples and interesting in their own right. A few social themes are ...
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