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Samuel Beckett's "How it is" : philosophy in translation

Author: Anthony Cordingley
Publisher: Edinburgh : Edinburgh University Press. ©2018
Series: Other Becketts.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

This book maps out the novel's complex network of intertexts, sources and echoes, interprets its highly experimental writing and explains the work's great significance for twentieth-century  Read more...


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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Named Person: Samuel Beckett; Samuel Beckett; Samuel Beckett; Samuel Beckett; Samuel Beckett; Samuel Beckett
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Anthony Cordingley
ISBN: 9781474440608 1474440606
OCLC Number: 1091594574
Description: 1 v. (IX-294 p.) : illustrations, couv. illustrations en coul. ; 25 cm
Contents: Machine generated contents note: 1.A Poetics of Translation: Dante, Gœthe and the Paideia --
2. Pythagorean Mysticism/Democritean Wisdom --
3. The Physical Cosmos: Aristotelian Dialectics --
4. From the Cradle to the Cave: A Comedy of Ethics from Plato to Christian Asceticism (via Rembrandt) --
5. Mystic Paths, Inward Turns --
6. Pascal's Miraculous Tongue --
7. Spinoza, Leibniz or a World `less exquisitely organized'.
Series Title: Other Becketts.
Responsibility: Anthony Cordingley.


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