Valéry Finder: Metaphysics and Literature

0 valoración promedio
( 0 valoraciones por Goodreads )
 
9781463632298: Valéry Finder: Metaphysics and Literature
Ver todas las copias de esta edición ISBN.
 
 
Reseña del editor:

Paul Valéry is a major French poet and essayist of the first half of the 20th century. There have been abundant commentaries about his works, but less is available in English than in French. This version should be of interest to the literary-minded English-speaking public, for example but not only, students of French literature. This study starts with a search for metaphysical symbols in Valéry's poetical works: symbols linked to the numbers 2 (Dualities: Young and Fate), 3 (Triads), 4 (Tetrads, such as the four elements), the Serpent, gold and precious stones, the mythology of Dawn, etc. Similarities are found with ancient traditional texts, Hindu for example, with more recent authors such as Dante, Jakob Böhme, Fabre d'Olivet. Also, Valéry was acquainted with T.S. Eliot, they belong to the same literary generation. Some biographical data is recalled, which rather relates to psychology, mainly his relations with women: an initial shock, and what followed. Finally, there are more diverse reflections, about his models, his writing methods. His position on the controversial question of content versus style is defended; his use of meter, his obscurity, are studied. A comparison is made with the American poetess Sylvia Plath. The opinions expressed here sometimes differ from what has been said by other authors, but not always: often enough eminent commentators are quoted, including Valéry himself. The book end with an abundant bibliography.

"Sobre este título" puede pertenecer a otra edición de este libro.

Comprar nuevo Ver libro

Gastos de envío: EUR 10,61
De Estados Unidos de America a España

Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

Añadir al carrito

Los mejores resultados en AbeBooks

1.

Philippe Baudry
Publicado por CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform (2011)
ISBN 10: 1463632290 ISBN 13: 9781463632298
Nuevo Paperback Cantidad disponible: 1
Librería
Ergodebooks
(RICHMOND, TX, Estados Unidos de America)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform, 2011. Paperback. Condición: New. Nº de ref. del artículo: DADAX1463632290

Más información sobre este vendedor | Contactar al vendedor

Comprar nuevo
EUR 11,59
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 10,61
De Estados Unidos de America a España
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

2.

Baudry, Philippe M.
Publicado por Createspace (2011)
ISBN 10: 1463632290 ISBN 13: 9781463632298
Nuevo Paperback Cantidad disponible: 1
Impresión bajo demanda
Librería
Revaluation Books
(Exeter, Reino Unido)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Createspace, 2011. Paperback. Condición: Brand New. 156 pages. 9.21x6.14x0.36 inches. In Stock. This item is printed on demand. Nº de ref. del artículo: 1463632290

Más información sobre este vendedor | Contactar al vendedor

Comprar nuevo
EUR 13,88
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 17,00
De Reino Unido a España
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

3.

Baudry, Philippe
Publicado por CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
ISBN 10: 1463632290 ISBN 13: 9781463632298
Nuevo Tapa blanda Cantidad disponible: 1
Librería
Ohmsoft LLC
(Lake Forest, IL, Estados Unidos de America)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform. Condición: New. Paperback. Worldwide shipping. FREE fast shipping inside USA (express 2-3 day delivery also available). Tracking service included. Ships from United States of America. Nº de ref. del artículo: 1463632290

Más información sobre este vendedor | Contactar al vendedor

Comprar nuevo
EUR 9,60
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 28,52
De Estados Unidos de America a España
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío