The Powers of Philology


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Arguement for the return to the traditional focus of Philology. Gumbrecht is a very well known author with over 400 publications and translations into 17 more

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  • Hardback | 104 pages
  • 144.78 x 205.74 x 15.24mm | 249.47g
  • University of Illinois Press
  • Baltimore, United States
  • English
  • New
  • 0252028309
  • 9780252028304
  • 508,358

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"A clear and cogent work that bears the stamp of Gumbrecht's original mind and his engagement with a daunting critical tradition. The Powers of Philology leads the reader into a complex, rich reflection on the identifying areas defining philological competence." --Joan Ramon Resina, editor of Diacritics and of the volumes Iberian Cities and After-Images of the Cityshow more

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