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              Aeneas Takes the Metro: The Presence of Virgil in Twentieth-century French Literature

              Aeneas Takes the Metro: The Presence of Virgil in Twentieth-century French Literature (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Cox, Fiona

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              Traces Virgil's journey through twentieth-century France by examining his profile in the works of Gide, Aragon, Valery, Pagnol, Klossowski, Butor, Simon and Pinget, and by looking at how their Virgilian appropriations complement and modify readings of the Aeneid and other works. ...This study reaffirms the multivalency of this great European poet.
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              ISBN 9781900755108
              Released NZ 1 Dec 1998
              Publisher Taylor & Francis Ltd
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Studies in Comparative Literature
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              Holderlin and the Dynamics of Translation

              Holderlin and the Dynamics of Translation (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Louth, Charlie

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              Based on a close study of the versions of Pindar and Sophocles, and placing Holderlin's practice in its 18th-century context, this book explores the meaning of translation for Holderlin's work as a whole, devoting particular attention to the poetry.

              ISBN 9781900755115
              Released NZ 1 Sep 1998
              Publisher Taylor & Francis Ltd
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Studies in Comparative Literature
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              Breeches and Metaphysics: Thackeray's German Discourse

              Breeches and Metaphysics: Thackeray's German Discourse (Paperback)

              By Prawer, S. S.

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              This text traces the successive stages of Thackeray's contact with the German world and analyzes the discourse he developed as a result.

              ISBN 9781900755030
              Released NZ 1 Dec 1997
              Publisher Taylor & Francis Ltd
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Studies in Comparative Literature
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              Rhetoric of Exile: Duress and the Imagining of Force
                

              Rhetoric of Exile: Duress and the Imagining of Force (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Zoric, Vladimir

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              Zoric explores the rhetorical construction of force in indirect exile and in literary responses to it. Between banishment, a compulsory exile, and expatriation, a voluntary one, many legal systems have allowed for a third model. In such an exile the degree of compulsion is never ...explicitly defined, but all involved understand that it is real.
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              ISBN 9781781883488
              Released NZ 28 Sep 2018
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              Reflections in the Library: Selected Literary Essays 1926-1944
                

              Reflections in the Library: Selected Literary Essays 1926-1944 (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Szerb, Antal; Edited by Varga, Zsuzsanna; Translated by Sherwood, Peter

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              In this important new volume we see the great Hungarian writer Antal Szerb at the height of his powers. Though his major novels have enjoyed great popularity in English in recent years, this is the first collection of his important essays to appear in English.

              ISBN 9781781884621
              Released NZ 28 Sep 2018
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              Utopian Identities: A Cognitive Approach to Literary Competitions
                

              Utopian Identities: A Cognitive Approach to Literary Competitions (Hardback)

              By Osti, Clementina

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              In this broad-ranging study, Clementina Osti investigates the function of literary prizes as major intermediaries in psychological, cultural and social processes of identity construction.

              ISBN 9781781886939
              Released NZ 16 Jul 2018
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              Arthur Symons: Poet, Critic, Vagabond
                

              Arthur Symons: Poet, Critic, Vagabond (Hardback)

              Edited by Bizzotto, Elisa; Evangelista, Stefano

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              Arthur Symons (1865-1945) was a central figure in the cultural and social networks of the British fin de siicle. The essays in this volume reflect the breadth of Symons's interests, reassessing this dynamic writer who played a key mediating role between English and European liter...atures, and between the nineteenth and twentieth centuries.
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              ISBN 9781781884973
              Released NZ 21 May 2018
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              A Modernist in Exile: The International Reception of H. G. Adler (1910-1988)
                

              A Modernist in Exile: The International Reception of H. G. Adler (1910-1988) (Hardback)

              Edited by Wolff, Lynn L.

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              H. G. Adler (Prague, 1910-London, 1988), a survivor of Theresienstadt and Auschwitz, is unique for his scholarly and creative approach to the Second World War. This edited volume elucidates Adler's complex reception history and is the first comprehensive interdisciplinary publica...tion that responds to his new international acclaim.
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              ISBN 9781781888711
              Released NZ 8 Apr 2019
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              Death Sentences: Literature and State Killing
                

              Death Sentences: Literature and State Killing (Hardback)

              Edited by Christ, Birte; Morisi, Eve

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              As Albert Camus once remarked: 'Of capital punishment, people write only [.

              ISBN 9781781885574
              Released NZ 8 Apr 2019
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              Reflections in the Library: Selected Literary Essays 1926-1944
                

              Reflections in the Library: Selected Literary Essays 1926-1944 (Hardback)

              By Szerb, Antal; Edited by Varga, Zsuzsanna; Translated by Sherwood, Peter

              • RRP: $325.99
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              In this important new volume we see the great Hungarian writer Antal Szerb at the height of his powers. Though his novels have enjoyed great popularity in English in recent years, this is the first collection of his major essays to appear in English.

              ISBN 9781781884614
              Released NZ 19 Dec 2016
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