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The Resource Philosophy of nonsense : the intuitions of Victorian nonsense literature, Jean-Jacques Lecercle

Philosophy of nonsense : the intuitions of Victorian nonsense literature, Jean-Jacques Lecercle

Label
Philosophy of nonsense : the intuitions of Victorian nonsense literature
Title
Philosophy of nonsense
Title remainder
the intuitions of Victorian nonsense literature
Statement of responsibility
Jean-Jacques Lecercle
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Annotation
Member of
Cataloging source
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Lecercle, Jean-Jacques
Dewey number
827.009
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PR468.N6
LC item number
L43 1994eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Nonsense literature, English
  • English literature
  • HUMOR
  • English literature
  • Victoriaanse tijd
  • Nonsensliteratuur
  • Engels
Summary expansion
Jean-Jacques Lecercle's amusing yet rigorous account of how the genre of nonsense was constructed, and why such writers as Lewis Carroll and Edward Lear are of enduring significance to both philosophy and linguistics
Label
Philosophy of nonsense : the intuitions of Victorian nonsense literature, Jean-Jacques Lecercle
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 233-242) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. The linguistics of nonsense -- 2. The pragmatics of nonsense -- 3. Nonsense and the philosophy of language -- 4. The polyphony of nonsense
Control code
50558561
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 245 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780203025727
Lccn
93005384
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)50558561
Label
Philosophy of nonsense : the intuitions of Victorian nonsense literature, Jean-Jacques Lecercle
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 233-242) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. The linguistics of nonsense -- 2. The pragmatics of nonsense -- 3. Nonsense and the philosophy of language -- 4. The polyphony of nonsense
Control code
50558561
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 245 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780203025727
Lccn
93005384
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)50558561

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