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Interplay : a kind of commonplace book

Author: D J Enright
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1995.
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A commonplace book, by its very nature, should be unique; D. J. Enright's proves to be a mixture of personal, critical, playful, and profound. It is a commerce between the author and other writers, touching, for instance, on childhood, young murderers, and the use and abuse of stereotypes, modern biography, ars erotica old and new, animals and man's assumed dominion over them, obsolete notions of integrity in
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Enright, D. J. (Dennis Joseph), 1920-
Interplay.
Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1995
(OCoLC)604151272
Named Person: D J Enright; Dennis Joseph Enright
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: D J Enright
ISBN: 0192824937 9780192824936
OCLC Number: 31815102
Description: ix, 237 p. ; 23 cm.
Responsibility: D. J. Enright.
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This "commonplace" book consists of the author's jottings on his many human and literary interests. Enright has dealt over the years with the literature of many countries, from Japan to France and  Read more...

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"Extremely stimulating and important."--Stephen Spender"D.J. Enright's learning is not only prodigious, it is pertinent. This is a book that would help to restore humanism to the universities if it Read more...

 
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