Chapter One. The Prophetic Pattern

I. Virtuosos of Interpretation

II. Opposing the Audience

III. The Prophet's Warning

IV. Visionary Promises

Chapter Two, The Symbolical Grotesque

I. Invented Grotesques

II. Discovered Grotesques

III. Definitions and Origins

IV. wentieth-Century Grotesques

Chapter Three, "The Word Restored: Definition, Redefinition, and Satiric Redefinition"

Forms of Definition

Definition as Theme and Technique

Chapter Four, The Sage as Master of Experience

Chapter Five, Ethos, or the Appeal to Credibility

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