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Author Weiss, Theodore Russell, 1916-2003.

Title The man from Porlock : engagements, 1944-1981 / Theodore Weiss
Published Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, [1982]
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Description 1 online resource (320 pages)
Series Princeton series of collected essays
Princeton series of collected essays.
Contents The man from Porlock -- pt. 1. E.P.: the man who cared too much -- Wallace Stevens: lunching with Hoon -- Retrospecting the retrospectives -- The blight of modernism and Philip Larkin's antidote -- The many-sidedness of modernism -- pt. 2. The nonsense of Winters' Anatomy -- Between two worlds or on the move -- T.S. Eliot and the courtyard revolution -- How to end the Renaissance -- pt. 3. Franz Kafka and the economy of chaos -- Giacomo Leopardi, pioneer among exiles -- As the wind sits: the poetics of King Lear -- Lucretius: the imagination of the literal
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
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Subject Literature -- History and criticism.
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0691013969 (paperback)
1400857406 (e-book)
9780691013961 (paperback)
9781400857401 (e-book)