The Flowers of Tarbes

The Flowers of Tarbes : or, Terror in Literature

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Description

Paulhan's seminal work in English for the first time
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Product details

  • Hardback | 144 pages
  • 140 x 210 x 16mm | 285.76g
  • Baltimore, United States
  • English
  • 0252030192
  • 9780252030192
  • 962,177

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"One of the most important works of contemporary literary criticism."
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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.
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27 ratings
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3 11% (3)
2 22% (6)
1 4% (1)
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