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Signs & wonders : essays on literature & culture

Author: Marina Warner
Publisher: London : Chatto & Windus, 2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A volume of essays written over 25 years, offering a retrospective of Warner's changing ideas on literature and culture, including fiction, drama, religion, language and fairy tale. Different  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Warner, Marina, 1946-
Signs & wonders.
London : Chatto & Windus, 2003
(OCoLC)607024864
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Marina Warner
ISBN: 0701173327 9780701173326
OCLC Number: 52327104
Description: xii, 516 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: 1. Early encounters --
2. Words and symbols --
3. Bodies and minds --
4. Faiths and marvels --
5. Shakespearean transformations --
6. Creole --
7. Fairies, myths and magic --
8. Reworking the tale.
Other Titles: Signs and wonders
Responsibility: Marina Warner.
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