Консультант:
+7(7232) 26 44 09
с 10:00 до 19:00 в раб. дни
The Lifted Veil, and Brother Jacob

The Lifted Veil, and Brother Jacob

Автор: Eliot George

Рейтинг:
(0)

Раздел: Oxford University Press

Издательство: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 978-0-19-955505-5
Год: 2009

Переплет: мягкая обложка
Страниц: 160
Язык: английский
Размеры: 195x128x10 мм

4 300 тг.

Количество

Поступление на склад 29.12.2016
Поделиться:

She had believed that my wild poet's passion for her would make me her slave; and that, being her slave, I should execute her will in all things. The Lifted Veil was first published in Blackwood's Magazine in 1859. A dark fantasy woven from contemporary scientific interest in the physiology of the brain, mesmerism, phrenology and experiments in revification it is Eliot's anatomy of her own moral philsophy - the ideal of imaginative sympathy or the ability to see into others' minds and emotions. Narrated by an egoccentric, morbid young clairvoyant man whose fascination for Bertha Grant lies partly in her obliquity, the story also explores fiction's ability to offer insight into the self, as well as being a remarkable portrait of a misdeveloped artist whose visionary powers merely blight his life. The Lifted Veil is now one of the most widely read and critically discussed of Eliot's works. Published as a companion piece to The Lifted Veil, Brother Jacob is by contrast Eliot's literary homage to Thackeray, a satirical modern fable that draws telling parallels between eating and reading.Yet both stories reveal Eliot's deep engagement with the question of whether there are 'necessary truths' independent of our perception of them and the boundaries of art and the self. Helen Small's introduction casts new light on works which fully deserve to be read alongside Eliot's novels.

  • Комментарии
Загрузка комментариев...

Похожие товары:

  • The Major Works
    6 990 тг.
    Поступление на склад 29.12.2016
  • The Years
    6 460 тг.
    Поступление на склад 29.12.2016
  • Scenes of Clerical Life
    1 580 тг.
    Поступление на склад 29.12.2016
  • La Dame Aux Camelias
    4 840 тг.
    Поступление на склад 29.12.2016
  • Oxford Japanese Mini Dictionary
    5 105 тг.
    Поступление на склад 29.12.2016
  • The Waves
    3 775 тг.
    Поступление на склад 29.12.2016
  • Journey to the Centre of the Earth
    4 300 тг.
    Поступление на склад 29.12.2016
  • Selected Letters
    5 375 тг.
    Поступление на склад 29.12.2016
  • BEC Vantage Masterclass. Course Book
    14 210 тг.
    Поступление на склад 29.12.2016
  • Oxford First Thesaurus
    7 290 тг.
    Поступление на склад 29.12.2016
0 Корзина
Стоимость
заказа: 0 тг.
Перейти в корзину для оформления заказа
0
Закладки
Посмотреть