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Constant : Adolphe - Dennis Wood



By: Dennis Wood, J. P. Stern (Editor)

Paperback Published: 25th January 1988
ISBN: 9780521316569
Number Of Pages: 128

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Dr Wood traces in detail the frequently paradoxical development of themes and situations introduced in the opening chapters and lays stress on the novel's intricate writing. He places the book in its historical, intellectual and biographical context and examines its reception by writers as various as Stendhal, George Eliot, and Tolstoy.

List of abbreviations
Biographical background
The background of ideas
Adolphe: the narrative and its framework
Adolphe: the art of paradox
Character and circumstance
The portrait of EllTnore
A choice of evils
Adolphe and its readers
Table of Contents provided by Publisher. All Rights Reserved.

ISBN: 9780521316569
ISBN-10: 0521316561
Series: London Mathematical Society Student Texts
Audience: Professional
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 128
Published: 25th January 1988
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 20.32 x 12.7  x 0.76
Weight (kg): 0.14