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French literature & literatures of related Romance languages

A Love Story

ISBN : 9780198728641

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¥1,639
Author: 
Emile Zola; Brian Nelson; Helen Constantine
Pages
320 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
129 x 196 mm
Pub date
Oct 2017
Series
Oxford World's Classics
Shortlisted for the 2018 Oxford-Weidenfeld Prize     The first modern translation for more than fifty years and the first critical edition of A Love Story, the eighth novel in Zola's ... Read more

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Anger, Gratitude, and the Enlightenment Writer

ISBN : 9780199589340

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¥15,158
Author: 
Patrick Coleman
Pages
272 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
142 x 223 mm
Pub date
Jan 2011
Anger, Gratitude, and the Enlightenment Writer examines how writers as diverse as Rousseau, Diderot, Marivaux, and Challe discuss the social appropriateness of anger and gratitude in regulating social ... Read more

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Barthes: A Very Short Introduction

ISBN : 9780192801593

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¥1,628
Author: 
Jonathan Culler
Pages
160 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
114 x 174 mm
Pub date
Feb 2002
Series
Very Short Introductions
Widely recognized as the best short book on Barthes' work and influence Barthes is the most 'reader-friendly' of the great French theorists of the twentieth century, and thus among the most popul ... Read more

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Death and Tenses: Posthumous Presence in Early Modern France

ISBN : 9780198754039

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¥12,969
Author: 
Neil Kenny
Pages
304 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 234 mm
Pub date
Dec 2015
In what tense should we refer to the dead? The question has long been asked, from Cicero to Julian Barnes. Answering it is partly a matter of grammar and stylistic convention. But the hesitation, anno ... Read more

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Dignified Retreat: Writers and Intellectuals in the Age of Richelieu

ISBN : 9780198826323

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¥12,782
Author: 
Robert A. Schneider
Pages
352 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 234 mm
Pub date
Oct 2019
Dignified Retreat is a panoramic study of the vibrant literary and intellectual culture that emerged in early seventeenth-century France following the devastating Wars of Religion. This was a period t ... Read more

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Epic Arts in Renaissance France

ISBN : 9780199687848

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¥14,608
Author: 
Phillip John Usher
Pages
272 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
163 x 236 mm
Pub date
Dec 2013
Epic Arts in Renaissance France studies the relationship between epic literature and other art forms such as painting, sculpture, and architecture. Why, the book asks, the epic heroes and themes so ub ... Read more

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French Literature: A Very Short Introduction

ISBN : 9780199568727

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¥1,628
Author: 
John D. Lyons
Pages
152 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
110 x 174 mm
Pub date
Apr 2010
Series
Very Short Introductions
Focuses on texts that concern protagonists whose adventures and conflicts reveal shifts in literary and social practices Explores the notion of the 'problematic hero' Introduces a number of maj ... Read more

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French Novels and the Victorians

ISBN : 9780197266090

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¥15,521
Author: 
Juliette Atkinson
Pages
350 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 234 mm
Pub date
Apr 2017
In 1836, John Wilson Croker, having immersed himself in dozens of contemporary French novels, warned his readers that 'she who dares to read a single page of the hundred thousand licentious pages with ... Read more

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French Romantic Travel Writing: Chateaubriand to Nerval

ISBN : 9780199233540

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¥16,797
Author: 
C.W. Thompson
Pages
472 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
162 x 241 mm
Pub date
Dec 2011
In the first half of the nineteenth century most leading French Romantic authors wrote travel books. French Romantic Travel Writing is the first study exclusively devoted to surveying the travelogues ... Read more

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Monsters and Their Meanings in Early Modern Culture: Mighty Magic

ISBN : 9780199577026

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¥18,073
Author: 
Wes Williams
Pages
360 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
160 x 238 mm
Pub date
May 2011
To call something 'monstrueux' in the mid-sixteenth century is, more often than not, to wonder at its enormous size: it is to call to mind something like a whale. By the late seventeenth 'monstrueux' ... Read more

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