Dr Helen Thaventhiran and Professor Stefan Collini have published the first scholarly edition of William Empson’s ‘The Structure of Complex Words and Related Writings’

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This edition reprints Empson’s classic work of literary criticism and related shorter writings, with full critical and textual commentaries. For further information: https://global.oup.com/academic/product/william-empson-the-structure-of-complex-words-9780198713432?cc=gb&lang=en&