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Encounters with the other : a journey to the limits of language through works by Rousseau, Defoe, Prévost and Graffigny

Author: Martin Calder
Publisher: Amsterdam ; New York, NY : Rodopi, 2003.
Series: Faux titre, no 234.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Calder, Martin.
Encounters with the other.
Amsterdam ; New York, NY : Rodopi, 2003
(OCoLC)606993106
Named Person: Jean-Jacques Rousseau; Daniel Defoe; Prévost, abbé; Grafigny, Mme de; Jean-Jacques Rousseau; Daniel Defoe; Prévost, abbé; Françoise d'Issembourg d'Happoncourt de Graffigny; Daniel Defoe; Grafigny, Mme de; Prévost, abbé; Jean-Jacques Rousseau; Daniel Defoe; Françoise d'Issembourg d'Happoncourt de Grafigny; Antoine François Prévost d'Exilles; Françoise D'Issembourg D'Happoncourt de Grafigny; Daniel Defoe; Jean-Jacques Rousseau; Antoine François Prévost D'Exiles
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Martin Calder
ISBN: 9042008253 9789042008250
OCLC Number: 51728387
Notes: Previously issued as author's dissertation.
Description: 312 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm.
Contents: The speciousness of origins --
The infant other: feral children and civil children --
Tropic alterities / tropical territories: lingual colonialism in Daniel Defoe's Robinson Crusoe --
Fantasy and infantilization: the Abbé Prévost's Histoire d'une Grecque moderne --
Language and self-affirmation in Françoise Graffigny's Lettres d'une Péruvienne.
Series Title: Faux titre, no 234.
Responsibility: Martin Calder.

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