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The Resource Lawrence Durrell : comprehending the whole, edited by Julius Rowan Raper, Melody L. Enscore, Paige Matthey Bynum

Lawrence Durrell : comprehending the whole, edited by Julius Rowan Raper, Melody L. Enscore, Paige Matthey Bynum

Label
Lawrence Durrell : comprehending the whole
Title
Lawrence Durrell
Title remainder
comprehending the whole
Statement of responsibility
edited by Julius Rowan Raper, Melody L. Enscore, Paige Matthey Bynum
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Lawrence Durrell excelled in a great variety of genres: poetry, drama, travel books, humorous writings, translations, critical essays, philosophical essays, character sketches, and, above all, genre- and culture-transforming experimental novels. In keeping with Durrell's multifaceted career and the centrality of his experiments, the essays in this collection use a variety of literary approaches to the diversity of Durrell's contributions to literature, illuminating four major dimensions of Durrell's writing. -- Publisher description
  • "Lawrence Durrell excelled in a great variety of genres: poetry, drama, travel books, humorous writings, translations, critical essays, philosophical essays, character sketches, and, above all, genre- and culture-transforming experimental novels. In keeping with Durrell's multifaceted career and the centrality of his experiments, the essays in this collection use a variety of literary approaches to the diversity of Durrell's contributions to literature, illuminating four major dimensions of Durrell's writing."--Publishers website
Cataloging source
DLC
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1938-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Raper, Julius Rowan
  • Enscore, Melody L
  • Bynum, Paige Matthey
  • University of Missouri Press
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Durrell, Lawrence
  • Authors, English
  • English fiction
Label
Lawrence Durrell : comprehending the whole, edited by Julius Rowan Raper, Melody L. Enscore, Paige Matthey Bynum
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 173-180) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction ---- I. Apprentice Durrell. 1. Ur-Durrell --- 2. The Achievement and Failure: Durrell's Three Early Novels --- 3. Panic Spring and Durrell's "Heraldic" Birds of Rebirth --- 4. The Lawrence Durrell Collection at Southern Illinois University ---- II. Familiar Durrell. 1. The "Romanticism" of The Black Book: Zoroaster in the Garden --- 2. Durrell, Derrida, and the Heraldic Universe --- 3. A Fellowship in Time: Durrell, Eliot, and the Quest of the Grail --- 4. The Artist as Shaman: Durrell's Alexandria Quartet ---- III. Hidden Durrell. 1. The Other Side of the Coin: Durrell's Antrobus Stories --- 2. Shilly Shandies: Lawrence Durrell, Eighteenth-Century Rationalist --- 3. Byron, Durrell, and Modern Philphellenism --- 4. Reflections on a Slender Volume: Durrell's The Ikons ---- IV. Final Durrell. 1. Pleasures of the Immachination: Transformations of the Inanimate in Durrell and Pynchon --- 2. The Philosopher's Stone and Durrell's Psychological Vision in The Avignon Quintet --- 3. "Members of one another": Systemic Imagery in Durrell's Avignon Quintet --- 4. Angkor Wat, the Kundalini, and the Quinx: The Human Architecture of Divine Renewal in the Quincunx
Control code
31013331
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 193 pages
Isbn
9780826209825
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(WaOLN)1620104
Label
Lawrence Durrell : comprehending the whole, edited by Julius Rowan Raper, Melody L. Enscore, Paige Matthey Bynum
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 173-180) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction ---- I. Apprentice Durrell. 1. Ur-Durrell --- 2. The Achievement and Failure: Durrell's Three Early Novels --- 3. Panic Spring and Durrell's "Heraldic" Birds of Rebirth --- 4. The Lawrence Durrell Collection at Southern Illinois University ---- II. Familiar Durrell. 1. The "Romanticism" of The Black Book: Zoroaster in the Garden --- 2. Durrell, Derrida, and the Heraldic Universe --- 3. A Fellowship in Time: Durrell, Eliot, and the Quest of the Grail --- 4. The Artist as Shaman: Durrell's Alexandria Quartet ---- III. Hidden Durrell. 1. The Other Side of the Coin: Durrell's Antrobus Stories --- 2. Shilly Shandies: Lawrence Durrell, Eighteenth-Century Rationalist --- 3. Byron, Durrell, and Modern Philphellenism --- 4. Reflections on a Slender Volume: Durrell's The Ikons ---- IV. Final Durrell. 1. Pleasures of the Immachination: Transformations of the Inanimate in Durrell and Pynchon --- 2. The Philosopher's Stone and Durrell's Psychological Vision in The Avignon Quintet --- 3. "Members of one another": Systemic Imagery in Durrell's Avignon Quintet --- 4. Angkor Wat, the Kundalini, and the Quinx: The Human Architecture of Divine Renewal in the Quincunx
Control code
31013331
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 193 pages
Isbn
9780826209825
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(WaOLN)1620104

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