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The Flowers of Tarbes : or, Terror in Literature

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Paulhan's seminal work in English for the first timeshow more

Product details

  • Hardback | 144 pages
  • 147.3 x 210.8 x 17.8mm | 294.84g
  • University of Illinois Press
  • Baltimore, United States
  • English
  • 0252030192
  • 9780252030192
  • 1,666,960

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"One of the most important works of contemporary literary criticism."show more

About Jean Paulhan

Jean Paulhan (1884-1968) is often referred to as the "grey eminence" of the publishing world in France, where he played a central role in literary and intellectual life. He was editor of the Nouvelle Revue francaise from 1925-1940, and under him it became the most influential literary journal of interwar France. Michael Syrotinski is a professor of French at the University of Aberdeen, Scotland. He previously co-translated Paulhan's Progress in Love on the Slow Side, a collection of short narrative fiction.show more

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