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The Resource On literature, Umberto Eco ; translated from the Italian by Martin McLaughlin

On literature, Umberto Eco ; translated from the Italian by Martin McLaughlin

Label
On literature
Title
On literature
Statement of responsibility
Umberto Eco ; translated from the Italian by Martin McLaughlin
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • ita
  • eng
Member of
Summary
A collection of essays and addresses includes the author's musings on Ptolemy, his reflections on the experimental writings of Borges and Joyce, and confessions about his own ambitions and anxieties
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368469
Cataloging source
DLC
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Eco, Umberto
Dewey number
809
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PN85
LC item number
.E4313 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Literature
  • Letterkunde
Target audience
adult
Label
On literature, Umberto Eco ; translated from the Italian by Martin McLaughlin
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
On some functions of literature -- A reading of the Paradiso -- On the style of The communist manifesto -- The mists of the Valoi -- Wilde : parados and aphorism -- A portrait of the artist as bachelor -- Between La Mancha and Babel -- Borges and my anxiety of influence -- On Camporesi : blood, body, life -- On symbolism -- On style -- Les Sémaphores sous la Pluie -- The flaws in the form -- Intertextual irony and levels of reading -- The Poetics and us -- The American myth in three anti-American generations -- The power of falsehood -- How I write
Control code
ocm55220364
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
x, 334 p.
Isbn
9780151008124
Lccn
2004010664
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)55220364
Label
On literature, Umberto Eco ; translated from the Italian by Martin McLaughlin
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
On some functions of literature -- A reading of the Paradiso -- On the style of The communist manifesto -- The mists of the Valoi -- Wilde : parados and aphorism -- A portrait of the artist as bachelor -- Between La Mancha and Babel -- Borges and my anxiety of influence -- On Camporesi : blood, body, life -- On symbolism -- On style -- Les Sémaphores sous la Pluie -- The flaws in the form -- Intertextual irony and levels of reading -- The Poetics and us -- The American myth in three anti-American generations -- The power of falsehood -- How I write
Control code
ocm55220364
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
x, 334 p.
Isbn
9780151008124
Lccn
2004010664
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)55220364

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