The Great Essays collections are part of the Penguin Academic series of low-cost, high quality texts. These alphabetically-organized readers offer the most commonly taught classic and contemporary essays and minimal apparatus. A wide variety of writing styles represent diverse authorship. Introduction to history and context of the essay and the pleasures of reading and writing essays. Supplements: IM and CW (www.ablongman.com/diyanni)DiYanni, Robert is the author of 'One Hundred Great Essays 100 Great Essays', published 2001 under ISBN 9780321093745 and ISBN 0321093747.