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Beyond the paradox of the nostalgic modernist

temporality in the works of J.-K. Huysmans

by Elisabeth M. Donato

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Published by P. Lang in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Huysmans, J.-K. 1848-1907 -- Criticism and interpretation.,
  • Time in literature.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementElisabeth M. Donato.
    SeriesThe modernist revolution in world literature ;, v. 2
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPQ2309.H4 Z5455 2004
    The Physical Object
    Pagination284 p. ;
    Number of Pages284
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3943239M
    ISBN 100820455784
    LC Control Number2001023974

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