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The book of questions

Author: Edmond Jabès
Publisher: Hanover, NH : University Press of New England, 1991.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A meditative narrative of Jewish Experience and man's relation to the world.

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Genre/Form: Translations
Translations into English
Named Person: Edmond Jabès; Edmond Jabès
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Edmond Jabès
ISBN: 0819562475 9780819562470 0819562483 9780819562487
OCLC Number: 23213919
Notes: Translation of: Le livre des questions.
Description: 2 volumes ; 22 cm
Contents: v. 1. The book of questions. The book of Yukel. Return to the book --
v. 2. Yaël. Elya. Aely. El, or The last book.
Other Titles: Livre des questions.
Responsibility: Edmond Jabès ; translated from the French by Rosmarie Waldrop.

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The Book of Questions is "first of all a response to the problem of writing after the Holocaust, of speaking the unspeakable. To Theodor Adorno's assertion that 'one can no longer write poetry after Read more...

 
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