The Norton Sampler

W. W. Norton & Company is proud to present the Sixth Edition of TheNorton Sampler. As a rhetorically arranged collection of short essaysfor composition, our Sampler echoes the cloth samplers once done incolonial America, presenting the basic patterns of writing for studentsto practice just as schoolchildren once practiced their stitches andABCs on needlework samplers. This new edition shows students thatdescription, narration, and the other patterns of exposition are notjust abstract concepts used in composition classrooms but are in factthe way we think--and write. The Norton Sampler contains 63 carefully chosen readings--classics aswell as more recent pieces, essays along with a few real-worldtexts--all demonstrating how writers use the modes of discourse for manyvaried purposes.

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  • Author : Thomas Cooley
  • Publisher : W W Norton & Company Incorporated
  • Pages : 432 pages
  • ISBN : 9780393978827
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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The Norton Sampler

The Norton Sampler
  • Author : Thomas Cooley
  • Publisher : W W Norton & Company Incorporated
  • Release : 01 January 2003
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W. W. Norton & Company is proud to present the Sixth Edition of TheNorton Sampler. As a rhetorically arranged collection of short essaysfor composition, our Sampler echoes the cloth samplers once done incolonial America, presenting the basic patterns of writing for studentsto practice just as schoolchildren once practiced their stitches andABCs on needlework samplers. This new edition shows students thatdescription, narration, and the other patterns of exposition are notjust abstract concepts used in composition classrooms but are in factthe way we

The Norton Introduction to Literature

The Norton Introduction to Literature
  • Author : Kelly J Mays
  • Publisher : W. W. Norton & Company
  • Release : 08 October 2015
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The Norton Introduction to Literature presents an engaging, balanced selection of literature to suit any course. Offering a thorough treatment of historical and critical context, the most comprehensive media package available, and a rich suite of tools to encourage close reading and thoughtful writing, the Shorter Twelfth Edition is unparalleled in its guidance of understanding, analyzing, and writing about literature.

The Norton Sampler: Short Essays for Composition (Eighth Edition)

The Norton Sampler: Short Essays for Composition (Eighth Edition)
  • Author : Thomas Cooley
  • Publisher : W. W. Norton
  • Release : 01 February 2013
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A trusted collection of short essays arranged by rhetorical mode—with charming, practical writing instruction. With 71 readings (half new to this edition), well-written writing instruction (including templates to help students get started), and new navigation features that make it very easy to use, The Norton Sampler is a rhetorically arranged reader that practices what it preaches about good writing.

Back to the Lake

Back to the Lake
  • Author : Thomas Cooley
  • Publisher : W. W. Norton
  • Release : 15 July 2017
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THIS TITLE HAS BEEN UPDATED TO REFLECT THE 2016 MLA UPDATE. A new take on the traditional rhetorical modes, showing how they are used in the kinds of writing college students are most often assigned--arguments, analyses, reports, narratives, and more.

The Awakening (Third Edition) (Norton Critical Editions)

The Awakening (Third Edition) (Norton Critical Editions)
  • Author : Kate Chopin
  • Publisher : W. W. Norton & Company
  • Release : 28 July 2017
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“I have used the Norton Critical Editions since graduate school. As a teacher of high-school literature, I find them to be excellent resources for the study of various novels, plays, etc."—Brooke Gifford, Vincent Middle High School This Norton Critical Edition includes: • The annotated text of Kate Chopin’s modernist novel of marital infidelity, set in New Orleans and Grande Isle, Louisiana. • A preface, a critical essay, and explanatory annotations by Margo Culley. • Essays by acclaimed Chopin biographers Per Seyersted

The Norton Sampler

The Norton Sampler
  • Author : Thomas Cooley
  • Publisher : W W Norton & Company Incorporated
  • Release : 17 May 2022
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An outstanding collection of brief essays providing high-interest models of the rhetorical modes, along with beautifully written instruction that demonstrates its own lessons about good writing.

Let's Talk

Let's Talk
  • Author : Andrea A Lunsford
  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • Release : 01 December 2020
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"Let's Talk is a small rhetoric that covers genres of writing students are most often assigned to do. It also provides everything they need for doing research, including explicit guidelines to help them decide which sources to trust - and how to fact-check any that they question. And it includes assignable chapters on listening with an open mind and engaging respectfully with others. Students are encouraged to seek out, engage, and listen to people with viewpoints that differ from their

The Little Seagull Handbook

The Little Seagull Handbook
  • Author : Richard H Bullock
  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • Release : 01 December 2020
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"Easy to use and easy to afford, The Little Seagull Handbook is the #1 brief handbook because students say it has a positive impact on their writing. Intuitive organization, color-coding, and jargon-free instruction for common kinds of writing make it a reference tool that student writers truly use. This edition includes new advice for conducting research as it's done online today, new student model essays, and a new chapter on writing summary/response essays"--

In the Country of Men

In the Country of Men
  • Author : Hisham Matar
  • Publisher : Dial Press
  • Release : 30 January 2007
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BONUS: This edition contains an excerpt from Hisham Matar's Anatomy of a Disappearance. Libya, 1979. Nine-year-old Suleiman’s days are circumscribed by the narrow rituals of childhood: outings to the ruins surrounding Tripoli, games with friends played under the burning sun, exotic gifts from his father’s constant business trips abroad. But his nights have come to revolve around his mother’s increasingly disturbing bedside stories full of old family bitterness. And then one day Suleiman sees his father across the

Breakfast with Seneca: A Stoic Guide to the Art of Living

Breakfast with Seneca: A Stoic Guide to the Art of Living
  • Author : David Fideler
  • Publisher : W. W. Norton & Company
  • Release : 14 December 2021
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The first clear and faithful guide to the timeless, practical teachings of the Stoic philosopher Seneca. Stoicism, the most influential philosophy of the Roman Empire, offers refreshingly modern ways to strengthen our inner character in the face of an unpredictable world. Widely recognized as the most talented and humane writer of the Stoic tradition, Seneca teaches us to live with freedom and purpose. His most enduring work, over a hundred “Letters from a Stoic” written to a close friend, explains

The Little Norton Reader

The Little Norton Reader
  • Author : Melissa Goldthwaite
  • Publisher : W. W. Norton
  • Release : 01 February 2016
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The Little Norton Reader presents 50 essays from the first 50 years of The Norton Reader, classics like the "Letter from Birmingham Jail" along with newer favorites such as "Is Google Making Us Stupid?" and "Fun Home." Its small size makes it portable, and its low price makes it affordable.

A Modest Proposal

A Modest Proposal
  • Author : Dr. Jonathan Swift
  • Publisher : BEYOND BOOKS HUB
  • Release : 01 January 0101
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Published anonymously in 1729, Jonathan Swift’s satirical essay, A Modest Proposal, puts forth the darkly comical idea that the starving poor of Ireland might alleviate their economic condition by selling their children as food for wealthy gentlemen and ladies. At its core, Swift’s Modest Proposal satirizes English exploitation of Ireland in particular and the heartless attitude that rich elites can develop towards the poor in general. Along with Gulliver’s Travels, A Modest Proposal is an early English example