The World Republic Of Letters

Author: Pascale Casanova
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 9780674013452
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A study of the state of world literature behind the stylistic refinements develops the first systematic model for understanding the production, circulation, and valuing of literature worldwide.

The World Republic Of Letters

Author: Pascale Casanova
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ISBN: 9780674010215
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In this book, Casanova shows us the state of world literature behind the stylistic refinements--a world of letters relatively independent from economic and political realms, and in which language systems, aesthetic orders, and genres ...

A New Republic Of Letters

Author: Jerome McGann
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 0674369246
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Jerome McGann's manifesto argues that the history of texts and how they are preserved and accessed for interpretation are the overriding subjects of humanist study in the digital age.

The Republic Of Letters

Author: Dena Goodman
Publisher: Cornell University Press
ISBN: 9780801481741
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Goodman chronicles the story of the Republic of Letters from its earliest formation through major periods of change: the production of the Encyclopedia, the proliferation of a print culture that widened circles of readership beyond the ...

Masters And Servants

Author: Pierre Michon
Publisher: Yale University Press
ISBN: 0300199058
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One of Pierre Michon's most powerful works, this book imagines decisive moments in the lives of five artists of different times and places: Vincent van Gogh, Francisco Goya, Antoine Watteau, Claude Lorrain, and Lorentino, a little ...

Blindly

Author: Claudio Magris
Publisher: Yale University Press
ISBN: 0300185367
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" Claudio Magris, one of Europe's leading authors and cultural philosophers, offers as narrator of Blindly a madman. Yes, but a pazzo lucido, a lucid madman, a single narrative voice populated by various characters.

The Republic Of Arabic Letters

Author: Alexander Bevilacqua
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 0674975928
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The Oriental library -- The Qur'an in translation -- A new view of Islam -- D'Herbelot's Oriental garden -- Islam in history -- Islam and the enlightenment

Cyclops

Author: Ranko Marinkovic
Publisher: Yale University Press
ISBN: 0300168845
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Through Stojiljkovic's clear-eyed translation, Melkior’s peregrinations reveal how history happens and how the individual consciousness is swept up in the tide of political events, and this is accomplished in a mode that will resonate ...

The Medieval Islamic Republic Of Letters

Author: Muhsin J. al-Musawi
Publisher: University of Notre Dame Pess
ISBN: 0268158010
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In The Medieval Islamic Republic of Letters: Arabic Knowledge Construction, Muhsin J. al-Musawi offers a groundbreaking study of literary heritage in the medieval and premodern Islamic period.