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The anxiety of influence; a theory of poetry.

Author: Harold Bloom
Publisher: New York, Oxford University Press, 1973.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

Bloom's The Anxiety of Influence, is a study of Romantic poets and the relation between tradition and the individual artist. For the second edition, Bloom offers an introduction which explains the  Read more...


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Genre/Form: Poetry
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Harold Bloom
ISBN: 0195016130 9780195016130
OCLC Number: 578186
Description: 157 pages 22 cm
Contents: Prologue: It was a great marvel that they were in the father without knowing him --
Introduction: A meditation upon priority and a synopsis --
Clinamen or poetic misprision --
Tessera or completion and antithesis --
Kenosis or repetition and discontinuity --
Interchapter: A manifesto for antithetical criticism --
Daemonization or the counter-sublime --
Askesis or prugation and solipsism --
Apophrades or the return of the dead --
Epilogue: Reflections upon the path.


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