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The Resource The bars of Atlantis : selected essays, Durs Grünbein ; translated from the German by John Crutchfield, Michael Hofmann, and Andrew Shields ; edited and with an introduction by Michael Eskin

The bars of Atlantis : selected essays, Durs Grünbein ; translated from the German by John Crutchfield, Michael Hofmann, and Andrew Shields ; edited and with an introduction by Michael Eskin

Label
The bars of Atlantis : selected essays
Title
The bars of Atlantis
Title remainder
selected essays
Statement of responsibility
Durs Grünbein ; translated from the German by John Crutchfield, Michael Hofmann, and Andrew Shields ; edited and with an introduction by Michael Eskin
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • ger
  • eng
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Summary
A collection of essays by a German poet and essayist includes biographical pieces, thoughts on the intersection of art and science, reflections on the poet's craft, and explorations into the meaning of classical antiquity
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351812
Cataloging source
DLC
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Grünbein, Durs
Dewey number
834/.914
Index
no index present
Literary form
essays
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1957 August 25-
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Eskin, Michael
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True
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Essays
Target audience
adult
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selected essays
Label
The bars of Atlantis : selected essays, Durs Grünbein ; translated from the German by John Crutchfield, Michael Hofmann, and Andrew Shields ; edited and with an introduction by Michael Eskin
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Publication
Contents
Brief report to an academy -- Volcano and poem -- Breaking the body -- Childhood in the diorama -- Three miniatures -- The age of deep-sea fish -- Darwin's eyes -- My Babylonish brain -- To Lord Chandos : a fax from the future -- Q as in Quotation -- On the question of style -- The poem and its secret -- Why live without writing -- Accented time -- The bars of Atlantis -- Madonna and Venus -- One Sunday of life -- The vanished square -- A little blue girl -- The thinker's voice -- The stroke of Apollo -- In the name of extremes -- A tear for Petronius -- Brother Juvenal -- Between antiquity and X
Control code
ocn456171445
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xx, 323 p.
Isbn
9780374260620
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2009043066
System control number
(OCoLC)456171445
Label
The bars of Atlantis : selected essays, Durs Grünbein ; translated from the German by John Crutchfield, Michael Hofmann, and Andrew Shields ; edited and with an introduction by Michael Eskin
Publication
Contents
Brief report to an academy -- Volcano and poem -- Breaking the body -- Childhood in the diorama -- Three miniatures -- The age of deep-sea fish -- Darwin's eyes -- My Babylonish brain -- To Lord Chandos : a fax from the future -- Q as in Quotation -- On the question of style -- The poem and its secret -- Why live without writing -- Accented time -- The bars of Atlantis -- Madonna and Venus -- One Sunday of life -- The vanished square -- A little blue girl -- The thinker's voice -- The stroke of Apollo -- In the name of extremes -- A tear for Petronius -- Brother Juvenal -- Between antiquity and X
Control code
ocn456171445
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xx, 323 p.
Isbn
9780374260620
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2009043066
System control number
(OCoLC)456171445

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