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Author Praz, Mario, 1896-1982.

Title The romantic agony / by Mario Praz ; translated from the Italian by Angus Davidson
Edition Second edition [reissued with corrections] / with a new foreword by Frank Kermode
Published London ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1970


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Description xxv, 479 pages ; 21 cm
Series Oxford paperbacks ; 238
Oxford paperbacks ; 238
Contents The beauty of Medusa -- The metamorphoses of Satan -- The shadow of the devine Marquis -- La belle dame sans merci -- Byzantium -- Swinburne and 'le vice anglais'
Analysis Devil in literature
Literature, Modern -- 19th century -- History and criticism
Sex in literature
Notes Pbk. 22/-. sbn 19 281061 8
Second ed. originally published (B51-7996) 1951. Originally published as 'La Carne, la morte e il diavolo nella letteratura romantica'. Milano: Societe editrice 'La Cultura', 1930
Translation of: La carne, la morte e il diavolo nella letteratura romantica
Subject Sade, marquis de, 1740-1814.
Devil in literature.
Literature, Modern -- 19th century -- History and criticism.
Literature, Modern History and criticism 19th century
Sade, Donatien
Sade, marquis de
Sex in literature.
Author Davidson, Angus, 1898-1982.
LC no. 72555865
ISBN 0192125117