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Petit Glossaire Pour Servir A L'Intelligence Des Auteurs Decadents Et Symbolistes

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Petit Glossaire Pour Servir A L'Intelligence Des Auteurs Decadents Et Symbolistes by Paul Adam
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Published in 1888, this glossary is the only work of its kind produced by Decadent and Symbolist writers themselves, and is full of "definitions" as mystifiying as the words they claim to define. It offers both a scholarly and humorous examination of linguistic innovation, and shows how literary language remains subtler and more alive than any of the instruments designed to explain it. It includes such luminaries as Mallarme, Rimbaud, Laforgue and Verlaine, as well as such writers as Feneon, Moreas and Rene Ghil.

Author Biography

Patrick McGuinness is Fellow and Tutor in French at Jesus College, Oxford.
Release date NZ
August 1st, 1998
Contributor
Edited by Patrick McGuinness
Country of Publication
United Kingdom
Imprint
University of Exeter Press
Pages
142
Dimensions
148x210x10
ISBN-13
9780859895941
Product ID
2075129

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