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Illuminations : essays and reflections

Author: Walter Benjamin; Harry Zohn; Hannah Arendt
Publisher: Boston ; New York : Mariner Books, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2019. ©1955
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : First Mariner Books editionView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Walter Benjamin; Harry Zohn; Hannah Arendt
ISBN: 9781328470232 1328470237
OCLC Number: 1078954134
Notes: Selection of texts taken from the author's Schriften, 1955, and previously published in 1968.
Translated of Illuminationen.
The German title Illuminationen of this work is identical to an unrelated selection of the author's Schriften published in 1961.
Description: lxiii, 238 pages ; 21 cm
Contents: Introduction / by Hannah Arendt --
Unpacking my library --
The task of the translator --
The storyteller --
Franz Kafka --
Some reflections on Kafka --
What is epic theater? --
On some motifs in Baudelaire --
The image of Proust --
The work of art in the age of mechanical reproduction --
Theses on the philosophy of history.
Other Titles: Works.
Responsibility: Walter Benjamin ; translated by Harry Zohn ; edited and with an introduction by Hannah Arendt.

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