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Frye, Northrop

Pronunciation: /frʌɪ/
(1912–91), Canadian literary critic; full name Herman Northrop Frye. His work explores the use of myth and symbolism. Notable works: Fearful Symmetry (1947) and The Great Code: The Bible and Literature (1982).

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