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- Cambridge University Press 1976; US$ 36.00 US$ 29.52
This anthology is the companion volume to The Appreciation of Modern French Poetry, the aim of which was to give detailed preliminary help with the problems of poetic appreciation. The fourteen poets represented here provide a varied and exciting introduction to what is probably the richest century of French poetry, from 1850 to 1950. Hugo, the colossus... more...
- SensePublishers 2014; US$ 49.99
During World War II, the US government confined thousands of Japanese-, German- and Italian-Americans to isolated, fenced and guarded relocation centers known as internment camps. At the same time, it shipped foreign Prisoners of War captured overseas to the US for imprisonment. Heartland reflects on the intersection between these two historic events... more...
- Oneworld Publications 2012; US$ 14.99
Boasting one of Western culture?s oldest and richest literary traditions, French literature has long been a pioneer of style and innovation. From the farcical comedies of Molière to the torment of Baudelaire?s verse, it has inspired writers and artists everywhere throughout the ages. This comprehensive Beginner?s Guide tells French Literature?s compelling... more...
- Wiley 2008; US$ 136.95 US$ 118.69
This magnificent volume provides a complete history of the literature of France from its origins to the present day, taking us beyond traditional definitions of ?literature' into the world of the best-seller and, beyond words, to graphic fiction and cinema Presents a definitive history of the literature of France from its origins to the present... more...
- The Floating Press 2009; US$ 4.99
Pierre Corneille's tragicomedy Le Cid is based on the legend of the same name. It tells the story of Rodrigue and Chimene, whose fathers' feud violently interrupts their love. Though they never disavow their love for one another, revenge is deemed more important to each. Corneille's play sparked much dispute about dramatic method. more...
- The Floating Press 2009; US$ 4.99
The Imaginary Invalid is a three-part comedy about a miser who imagines illnesses for himself, and whose doctor milks his hypochondria for everything he can get. Their mutual greed and dishonesty lead to their downfall. It was the last play Moliere ever wrote, and he collapsed whilst playing the hypochondriac, shortly before he died. The play originally... more...
- Editions Rodopi 2007; US$ 112.00
Dans l Essai sur les règnes de Claude et de Néron , dernier texte publié de son vivant, Diderot dresse un portrait élogieux du philosophe Sénèque, dont laction et les préceptes devraient être, selon son apologiste, lobjet dune égale admiration. Exploitant lopinion des uns, contestant... more...
- Editions Rodopi 2007; US$ 67.20
Carthage ou la flamme du brasier part dune suite poétique dEdouard Glissant, intitulée « Carthage », incluse dans Le sel noir (1960). Creuset des plus fructueux, ce texte a rapidement suscité chez Bernadette Cailler le désir dexplorer dautres incarnations textuelles contemporaines de ce regard porté... more...