Fifth Edition   ©2017

50 Essays

A Portable Anthology

Samuel Cohen (University of Missouri, Columbia)

  • ISBN-10: 1-319-04372-0; ISBN-13: 978-1-319-04372-8; Format: Paper Text, 480 pages

Portable, affordable, and highly teachable

50 Essays: A Portable Anthology is the best-selling value-priced reader in the country because its virtues don't stop at the price. The book’s carefully chosen selections include both classic essays and high-interest, high-quality contemporary readings to truly engage students. The editorial apparatus is flexible and unobtrusive enough to support a variety of approaches to teaching composition. In its fifth edition, 50 Essays continues to help students acquire the critical thinking and academic writing skills they need to succeed, without making a dent in their wallets.