aller au contenu
Nightwood : the original version and related drafts Aperçu de cet ouvrage
FermerAperçu de cet ouvrage
Vérification...

Nightwood : the original version and related drafts

Auteur : Djuna Barnes; Cheryl J Plumb
Éditeur : Normal, IL : Dalkey Archive Press, ©1995.
Édition/format :   Livre imprimé : Fiction : EnglishVoir toutes les éditions et tous les formats
Base de données :WorldCat
Résumé :
The version of Nightwood published in 1936 and revered ever since both as a classic modernist work and a groundbreaking lesbian novel differs in many respects from the book Djuna Barnes actually wrote. Unable to find a publisher for her earlier, more explicit versions, Barnes allowed her friend Emily Coleman and her editor T.S. Eliot to cut much material - ranging from a word to passages 3 pages long - to create a  Lire la suite...
Évaluation :

(pas encore évalué) 0 avec des critiques - Soyez le premier.

Sujets
Plus comme ceci

 

Trouver un exemplaire dans la bibliothèque

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Recherche de bibliothèques qui possèdent cet ouvrage...

Détails

Genre/forme : Lesbian fiction
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Fiction
Format – détails additionnels : Online version:
Barnes, Djuna.
Nightwood.
Normal, IL : Dalkey Archive Press, ©1995
(OCoLC)624442791
Personne nommée : Djuna Barnes; Djuna Barnes; Djuna Barnes
Type d’ouvrage : Fiction
Format : Book
Tous les auteurs / collaborateurs : Djuna Barnes; Cheryl J Plumb
ISBN : 1564780805 9781564780805
Numéro OCLC : 31288503
Description : xxvi, 319 pages : map ; 24 cm
Responsabilité : Djuna Barnes ; edited, and with an introduction by Cheryl J. Plumb.

Résumé :

The version of Nightwood published in 1936 and revered ever since both as a classic modernist work and a groundbreaking lesbian novel differs in many respects from the book Djuna Barnes actually wrote. Unable to find a publisher for her earlier, more explicit versions, Barnes allowed her friend Emily Coleman and her editor T.S. Eliot to cut much material - ranging from a word to passages 3 pages long - to create a book "suitable" for publication. Barnes scholar Cheryl J. Plumb has studied all surviving versions of the work to re-create the novel Barnes originally intended. The Dalkey Archive edition not only restores to the main text the material Barnes reluctantly allowed to be cut - along with her preferred spelling and punctuation - but also reproduces in facsimile the 70 pages of discarded drafts that survive of earlier versions. The restored text and related drafts are accompanied by an introduction tracing the novel's composition and by a hundred pages of textual apparatus. Nightwood is the story of Robin Vote and those she destroys: her husband "Baron" Felix Volkbein and their child Guido, and the two women who love her, Nora Flood and Jenny Petherbridge. Commenting on them all is Doctor Matthew O'Connor, whose outlandish monologues elevate their romantic losses to the level of Elizabethan tragedy. Sixty years after its first publication Nightwood is firmly established as a twentieth-century classic, and this critical edition will allow readers and scholars to gain a greater understanding and appreciation of this unforgettable work.

Critiques

Critiques d’utilisateurs
Récupération des critiques de GoodReads...
Récuperation des critiques DOGObooks…

Étiquettes

Tous les tags des utilisateurs (2)

Voir les tags les plus utilisés sous forme de : liste de tags | nuage de tags

Ouvrages semblables

Confirmez cette demande

Vous avez peut-être déjà demandé cet ouvrage. Veuillez sélectionner OK si vous voulez poursuivre avec cette demande quand même.

Données liées


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/31288503> # Nightwood : the original version and related drafts
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
   library:oclcnum "31288503" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/8396#Place/normal_il> ; # Normal, IL
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/ilu> ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/8396#Topic/textkritik> ; # Textkritik
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/8396#Topic/lesbians_fiction> ; # Lesbians--Fiction
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/996540> ; # Lesbians
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1360638> ; # Nightwood (Barnes, Djuna)
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/8396#Topic/barnes_djuna_nightwood_criticism_textual> ; # Barnes, Djuna--Nightwood--Criticism, Textual
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1114246> ; # Sex addicts
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/8396#Topic/lesbians> ; # Lesbians
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/8396#Topic/lesbians_in_literature> ; # Lesbians in literature
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/813.52/e20/> ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/8396#Topic/sex_addicts_fiction> ; # Sex addicts--Fiction
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/996587> ; # Lesbians in literature
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/8396#Topic/sex_addicts> ; # Sex addicts
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/93771179> ; # Cheryl J. Plumb
   schema:copyrightYear "1995" ;
   schema:creator <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/8396#Person/barnes_djuna> ; # Djuna Barnes
   schema:datePublished "1995" ;
   schema:description "The version of Nightwood published in 1936 and revered ever since both as a classic modernist work and a groundbreaking lesbian novel differs in many respects from the book Djuna Barnes actually wrote. Unable to find a publisher for her earlier, more explicit versions, Barnes allowed her friend Emily Coleman and her editor T.S. Eliot to cut much material - ranging from a word to passages 3 pages long - to create a book "suitable" for publication. Barnes scholar Cheryl J. Plumb has studied all surviving versions of the work to re-create the novel Barnes originally intended. The Dalkey Archive edition not only restores to the main text the material Barnes reluctantly allowed to be cut - along with her preferred spelling and punctuation - but also reproduces in facsimile the 70 pages of discarded drafts that survive of earlier versions. The restored text and related drafts are accompanied by an introduction tracing the novel's composition and by a hundred pages of textual apparatus. Nightwood is the story of Robin Vote and those she destroys: her husband "Baron" Felix Volkbein and their child Guido, and the two women who love her, Nora Flood and Jenny Petherbridge. Commenting on them all is Doctor Matthew O'Connor, whose outlandish monologues elevate their romantic losses to the level of Elizabethan tragedy. Sixty years after its first publication Nightwood is firmly established as a twentieth-century classic, and this critical edition will allow readers and scholars to gain a greater understanding and appreciation of this unforgettable work."@en ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/8396> ;
   schema:genre "Fiction"@en ;
   schema:genre "Criticism, interpretation, etc."@en ;
   schema:genre "Lesbian fiction"@en ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/624442791> ;
   schema:name "Nightwood : the original version and related drafts"@en ;
   schema:productID "31288503" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/31288503#PublicationEvent/normal_il_dalkey_archive_press_1995> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/8396#Agent/dalkey_archive_press> ; # Dalkey Archive Press
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781564780805> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/31288503> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/8396#Agent/dalkey_archive_press> # Dalkey Archive Press
    a bgn:Agent ;
   schema:name "Dalkey Archive Press" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/8396#Person/barnes_djuna> # Djuna Barnes
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Barnes" ;
   schema:givenName "Djuna" ;
   schema:name "Djuna Barnes" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/8396#Topic/barnes_djuna_nightwood_criticism_textual> # Barnes, Djuna--Nightwood--Criticism, Textual
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Barnes, Djuna--Nightwood--Criticism, Textual"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/8396#Topic/lesbians_fiction> # Lesbians--Fiction
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Lesbians--Fiction"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/8396#Topic/lesbians_in_literature> # Lesbians in literature
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Lesbians in literature"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/8396#Topic/sex_addicts_fiction> # Sex addicts--Fiction
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Sex addicts--Fiction"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1114246> # Sex addicts
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Sex addicts"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1360638> # Nightwood (Barnes, Djuna)
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
   schema:name "Nightwood (Barnes, Djuna)" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/996540> # Lesbians
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Lesbians"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/996587> # Lesbians in literature
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Lesbians in literature"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/93771179> # Cheryl J. Plumb
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1943" ;
   schema:familyName "Plumb" ;
   schema:givenName "Cheryl J." ;
   schema:name "Cheryl J. Plumb" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781564780805>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "1564780805" ;
   schema:isbn "9781564780805" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/624442791>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
   rdfs:label "Nightwood." ;
   schema:description "Online version:" ;
   schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/31288503> ; # Nightwood : the original version and related drafts
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Fermer la fenêtre

Veuillez vous identifier dans WorldCat 

Dont have an account? You can easily créez un compte gratuit.