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A companion to Catalan literature

Author: Arthur Terry
Publisher: Woodbridge, Suffolk, UK ; Rochester, NY : Tamesis, 2003.
Series: Colección Támesis., Serie A,, Monografías ;, 193.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"This book is the only one of its kind in English. Part literary history, part literary criticism, it is above all a personal assessment of a rich and important body of work which is still not widely known outside Catalonia. Catalan literature, one of the three major Peninsular literatures, reached an impressive level of excellence in the middle ages, beginning with Ramon Llull and the chronicles, and culminating in
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Arthur Terry
ISBN: 185566089X 9781855660892
OCLC Number: 123205989
Description: viii, 172 pages ; 25 cm.
Contents: Ch. 1. Medieval and Early Renaissance --
Ch. 2. Decadence and Enlightenment --
Ch. 3. The Nineteenth Century --
Ch. 4. The Twentieth Century --
Ch. 5. The Present --
Ch. 6. Epilogue.
Series Title: Colección Támesis., Serie A,, Monografías ;, 193.
Responsibility: Arthur Terry.

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The first and only guide in English to the influential body of Catalan literature, from the middle ages to the present day.  Read more...

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Offers a comprehensive survey from its first beginnings to the twenty-first century. WORLD LITERATURE TODAY Impressive synthesis and guide... Highly recommended. CHOICE

 
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