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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
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
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Sulla letteratura
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Eco, Umberto
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Literature
  • Literature
Label
On literature, Umberto Eco ; translated from the Italian by Martin McLaughlin
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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 pages
Isbn
9780151008124
Lccn
2004010664
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
On literature, Umberto Eco ; translated from the Italian by Martin McLaughlin
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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 pages
Isbn
9780151008124
Lccn
2004010664
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations

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