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Breton, André 1896-1966

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Nadja by André Breton ( Book )
273 editions published between 1928 and 2012 in 16 languages and held by 2,692 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"The core of Nadja is Breton's complex relationship with an unpredictable and unconventional young woman, 'the extreme limit of the Surrealist aspiration'. Combining autobiographical fact with memory and imagination, Breton spins one of the most unusual love stories in modern literature and illustrates the notion of 'petrifying coincidence', a cornerstone of Surrealist thought."--BOOK JACKET
Manifestes du surréalisme by André Breton ( Book )
204 editions published between 1924 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,781 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Des projets du premier manifeste du surréalisme (1924) aux prises de position, politiques et polémiques du second manifeste du surréalisme(1930), se dessine une théorie de l'expérience esthétique qui a bouleversé tous les domaines de la création au 20ème siècle
Manifestoes of surrealism by André Breton ( Book )
19 editions published between 1969 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,341 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This volume presents the essential ideas of the founder of French surrealism
Surrealism by Herbert Read ( Book )
23 editions published between 1936 and 1978 in English and held by 1,231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Surrealism and painting by André Breton ( Book )
14 editions published between 1972 and 2002 in English and held by 1,095 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
What is surrealism? : Selected writings by André Breton ( Book )
34 editions published between 1936 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,014 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"This book will give you a good understanding of the surrealist movement. You will read the artists' writings not only on this subject, but also their views on the important political questions of the day which they understood were tied to cultural questions. A photo display in the book gives you a sampling of surrealist works. There is also an excellent glossary of names that reveals the evolution of the surrealists in later years. You gain an appreciation for the international breadth of the movement. 'What is Surrealism?' is not just for art history students. Anyone wishing to gain a deeper understanding of the relationship between art and politics will be fascinated by collection of articles in this book."--Publisher description
L'amour fou by André Breton ( Book )
142 editions published between 1937 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 862 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this speech delivered at the Dialectics of Liberation International Congress in London, 1967, the author, whose works form the backbone for the Black Panther movement in the U.S. outlines his thinking in detail
Les pas perdus by André Breton ( Book )
79 editions published between 1923 and 1997 in French and Undetermined and held by 716 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Anthologie de l'humour noir by André Breton ( Book )
101 editions published between 1940 and 2009 in French and Undetermined and held by 704 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cet ouvrage célèbre citant 45 écrivains, de Swift à Jean-Pierre Duprey, complète les ##Manifestes du surréalisme## et autres écrits théoriques de Breton. Colligée en 1939, reprise en 1947, l'édition définitive fut publiée en 1966 et appartient de droit au fondateur du surréalisme tant pour la préface qui n'arrive pas tellement à définir son propos que pour le choix qui l'illustre, et ses notices très précieuses pour l'élaboration de cette définition. Le terme ##noir## est à retenir, tant y président le macabre, le sentiment de l'absurde et la contestation globale. Ensemble capital pour comprendre une certaine forme de rire désespéré issu d'une ironie subjective sans référence autre que le néant
Poèmes by André Breton ( Book )
36 editions published between 1948 and 1978 in 3 languages and held by 626 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
L'Immaculée conception by André Breton ( Book )
66 editions published between 1930 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 541 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Le surréalisme et la peinture by André Breton ( Book )
38 editions published between 1965 and 2006 in French and English and held by 530 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
L'ensemble des essais historiques et critiques de Breton parus sous ce titre dans des éditions successives augmentées. Un album illustré de quelque 300 reproductions de tableaux surréalistes: Dali, Magritte, Riopelle, Ernst, Miro, etc
Position politique du surréalisme by André Breton ( Book )
52 editions published between 1935 and 1999 in French and Undetermined and held by 507 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of lectures, articles, and manifestoes signed by Breton and others first published or delivered in 1935
Clair de terre : Précédé de Mont de piété. Suivi de: Le revolver à cheveux blancs et de l'Air de l'eau by André Breton ( Book )
68 editions published between 1923 and 2012 in French and Undetermined and held by 505 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Les vases communicants by André Breton ( Book )
75 editions published between 1932 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 494 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
André Breton cherche à démontrer que le monde réel et le monde du rêve ne font qu'un. Il examine les différentes théories qui ont proposé une interprétation du rêve, pour s'arrêter longuement à celle de Freud. Mais pour Breton l'unité du rêve et du réel passe par une profonde transformation sociale
La clé des champs by André Breton ( Book )
51 editions published between 1953 and 1991 in 3 languages and held by 484 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Œuvres complètes by André Breton ( Book )
17 editions published between 1988 and 1999 in French and Italian and held by 431 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Breton (1896-1966) n'a cessé de mener, dans son interrogation de l'écriture et de la vie intérieure, comme dans sa participation difficile à une activité politique à laquelle il se sentait tenu, une aventure intellectuelle où se rencontrent Freud, Hegel, Engels, et une quête sensible, éclairée par Rimbaud, Lautréamont, Picasso, Chirico et Duchamp, l'une et l'autre tendues par la volonté de 'changer la vie'. Aventure et quête collectives, qui exigent une communauté organique, soudée par l'esprit comme par les affinités électives. L'aspiration résolue à faire advenir le possible aux dépens du probable, qui définit le surréalisme de Breton, passe par les chemins de la poésie, de la liberté et de l'amour. Elle a trouvé une langue qui lui assure une place parmi les premiers écrivains de son époque. Maintenue sans désemparer pendant plus d'un demi-siècle, cette volonté conduit Gracq à reconnaître en lui 'un des héros de notre temps'."--Publisher description
Signe ascendant, suivi de Fata Morgana, les États généraux, Des Épingles tremblantes, Xénophiles, Ode à Charles Fourier, Constellations, Le la by André Breton ( Book )
60 editions published between 1949 and 1999 in 3 languages and held by 407 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
La plupart des textes poétiques rassemblés ici ont été écrits entre 1935 et 1948. Pas d'appareil critique à part une courte notice pour "Constellations" et trois pages sur la vie et l'oeuvre d'André Breton
Ode à Charles Fourier by André Breton ( Book )
30 editions published between 1947 and 1995 in French and Undetermined and held by 379 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Arcane 17 ; Enté d'Ajours by André Breton ( Book )
43 editions published between 1947 and 1975 in French and held by 366 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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André Breton
Breton, André
Breton, Andre 1896-1966
Breton, André François
Breton , Andre <letterato>
Breton, D'André
Brītūn, Andrī 1896-1966
Бретон, Андре 1896-1966
ברטון, אנדרה 1896-1966
ブルトン, アンドレ
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