Woe to the rash mortal who seeks to know that of which he should remain ignorant; and to undertake that which surpasseth his power!'
The Caliph Vathek is dissolute and debauched, and hungry for kn ... 続きを読む
The first study of George Sand and vision, this book considers the pull between the visual and the visionary in nineteenth-century France through an examination of Sand's novels. With an extensive cor ... 続きを読む
Explores Voltaire's life, career, and most important works
Looks at the factors that influenced his work, how theatre played a part in understanding his work as a writer, and his impact as an emp ... 続きを読む