This book is a great choice for anyone who wants a clear, well-organized and readable introduction to the area of study of Stylistics. The book deals with the study of style in language, how styles can be recognized, and their different components. It deals with style in literary and non-literary texts and provides students with a basic grasp of stylistics and literary analysis. Ideal for undergraduate university courses, especially for foreign students as well as teachers, trainee teachers, students of linguistics and literature, and teacher educators. This book provides a comprehensive, insightful and extremely readable introduction to all key aspects of contemporary stylistics, ranging from the core concepts to the most exciting new developments in the field.