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Product Description: Poetry and Radical Politics in fin de siecle France explores the relations between poetry and politics in France in the last decade of the 19th century. The period covers perhaps the most important developments in modern French poetry: from the post-Commune climate that spawned the 'decadent' movement, through to the (allegedly) ivory-towered aestheticism of Mallarme and the Symbolists...read more

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9780198706106 | Oxford Univ Pr, July 14, 2015, cover price $95.00 | About this edition: Poetry and Radical Politics in fin de siecle France explores the relations between poetry and politics in France in the last decade of the 19th century.

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Product Description: This book is the most comprehensive collection of essays, criticisms, and analyses of the author C. H. Sisson, dubbed as “one of the great translators of our time” by the Times Literary Supplement. This work provides an insightful look into C...read more
By Patrick McGuinness (editor)

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9781847772657 | Carcanet Pr, December 1, 2014, cover price $33.99 | About this edition: This book is the most comprehensive collection of essays, criticisms, and analyses of the author C.

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Product Description: 'Abbe Faujas has arrived!'The arrival of Abbe Faujas in the provincial town of Plassans has profound consequences for the community, and for the family of François Mouret in particular. Faujas and his mother come to lodge with François, his wife Marthe, and their three children, and Marthe quickly falls under the influence of the priest...read more
By Patrick McGuinness (introduced by)

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9780199664788 | Oxford Univ Pr, September 1, 2014, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: 'Abbe Faujas has arrived!

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9781608199129 | Reprint edition (Bloomsbury Pub Plc USA, May 22, 2012), cover price $17.00

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Product Description: A belief in progress tells us something about the way a society views itself. Progress speaks of confidence, optimism and dynamism. It assures us of pattern and structure. In the nineteenth century, as the Christian model of development is increasingly challenged and as geological findings expand understanding of history, so progress emerges from the Enlightenment as an ever more acute subject for debate...read more

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9783034301732 | Bilingual edition (Peter Lang Pub Inc, June 30, 2010), cover price $56.95 | About this edition: A belief in progress tells us something about the way a society views itself.

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Product Description: From short lyric pieces to long poetic sequences, moving elegies to playful translations, this collection explores how a sense of place and displacement are often unexpectedly connected. The poems, written both formally and in free verse, move from old and new Europe to the open spaces of North America and the urban frenzy of its cities, traveling in dreamlike journeys and vivid treks around the world...read more

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9781857549683 | Carcanet Pr, April 1, 2010, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: From short lyric pieces to long poetic sequences, moving elegies to playful translations, this collection explores how a sense of place and displacement are often unexpectedly connected.

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Product Description: A collection of Lynette Roberts’s prose, this assortment relates her life in rural south Wales during World War II, offering insight into a fascinating period of history and showcasing how ordinary people’s lives were impacted by international events...read more

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9781857548563 | Carcanet Pr, March 1, 2008, cover price $27.95 | About this edition: A collection of Lynette Roberts’s prose, this assortment relates her life in rural south Wales during World War II, offering insight into a fascinating period of history and showcasing how ordinary people’s lives were impacted by international events.

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Product Description: This volume of edited essays is the first one in English to offer a critical overview of the specific features of Belgian modernity from 1880 to 1940 in a multiplicity of disciplines: literature and poetry, politics, music, photography and drama...read more

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9781904350644 | Legenda, August 30, 2007, cover price $120.00 | About this edition: This volume of edited essays is the first one in English to offer a critical overview of the specific features of Belgian modernity from 1880 to 1940 in a multiplicity of disciplines: literature and poetry, politics, music, photography and drama.

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Product Description: Among the most ambitious works that Stéphane Mallarmé attempted, these poems—reflections on the death of his eight-year-old son—remain a moving reading experience and reveal a side to the poet largely unknown. This en-face translation, based on a recent text established in the Pléiade Mallarmé, is preceded by a substantial introduction...read more

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9781857546361 | Bilingual edition (Carcanet Pr, October 30, 2006), cover price $17.95 | About this edition: Among the most ambitious works that Stéphane Mallarmé attempted, these poems—reflections on the death of his eight-year-old son—remain a moving reading experience and reveal a side to the poet largely unknown.
9780415967679 | Routledge, March 1, 2003, cover price $27.95 | About this edition: First published in 2003.

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Product Description: The beauty and strangeness of inner landscapes is reflected in these powerful poems. As each poem tends to the intricacies of human experience, their focus on the fractal patterns within familiar structures—the tree within the leaf, the series of recurrences that unfold to create a fugue—add an element of discovery and revelation to the poems, modulating and rendering strange these musings on what is ostensibly human...read more

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9781857547726 | Carcanet Pr, June 15, 2005, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: The beauty and strangeness of inner landscapes is reflected in these powerful poems.

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Product Description: The infamous inspiration for the novel which slowly corrupts Oscar Wilde's Dorian Grayis translated by Robert Baldick with an introduction by Patrick McGuinness in Penguin Classics. A wildly original fin-de-siècle novel, Against Nature contains only one character...read more

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9780140447637 | Penguin Classics, February 1, 2004, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: The infamous inspiration for the novel which slowly corrupts Oscar Wilde's Dorian Grayis translated by Robert Baldick with an introduction by Patrick McGuinness in Penguin Classics.

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Product Description: First published in 2004. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.
By Patrick McGuinness (editor)

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9780415969499 | Routledge, December 1, 2003, cover price $31.95 | About this edition: First published in 2004.
9781857543629 | Carcanet Pr, September 1, 1998, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Between 1909 and his death in battle in 1917, T.

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Product Description: This is a comparative and interdisciplinary book exploring a variety of perspectives on the artistic culture of France, and its neighbours, in the period 1870-1914. Part One centres on France, and assembles essays on the prose, poetry and painting of Symbolism and Decadence, on avant-garde dance and performance, on women's writing and on early cinema...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Patrick McGuinness (editor)

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9780859896467 | Univ of Exeter Pr, January 1, 2000, cover price $110.00 | About this edition: This is a comparative and interdisciplinary book exploring a variety of perspectives on the artistic culture of France, and its neighbours, in the period 1870-1914.

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Product Description: This glossary, published in 1888, is the only work of its kind produced by Decadent and Symbolist writers themselves, and is full of ‘definitions’ as mystifying as the words they claim to define.  It offers both a scholarly and a humorous examination of linguistic innovation and succeeds in showing how literary language remains subtler and more alive than any of the instruments designed to explain it...read more

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9780859895941 | Univ of Exeter Pr, September 1, 1998, cover price $33.95 | About this edition: This glossary, published in 1888, is the only work of its kind produced by Decadent and Symbolist writers themselves, and is full of ‘definitions’ as mystifying as the words they claim to define.

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