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The Resource Pleasure and pain in nineteenth-century French literature and culture, edited by David Evans and Kate Griffiths

Pleasure and pain in nineteenth-century French literature and culture, edited by David Evans and Kate Griffiths

Label
Pleasure and pain in nineteenth-century French literature and culture
Title
Pleasure and pain in nineteenth-century French literature and culture
Statement of responsibility
edited by David Evans and Kate Griffiths
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Summary
From Sade at one end of the nineteenth century to Freud at the other, via many French novelists and poets, pleasure and pain become ever more closely entwined. Whereas the inseparability of these themes has hitherto been studied from isolated perspectives, such as psychoanalysis, sadism and sado-masochism, melancholy, or post-structuralist textual jouissance, the originality of this collaborative volume lies in its exploration of how pleasure and pain function across a broader range of contexts. The essays collected here demonstrate how the complex relationship between pleasure and pain plays
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
840.9/007
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Language note
Articles in English and French
LC call number
PQ283
LC item number
.P54 2008eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1976-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Evans, David
  • Griffiths, Kate
Series statement
Faux titre,
Series volume
324
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • French literature
  • Pleasure in literature
  • Pain in literature
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • French literature
  • Pain in literature
  • Pleasure in literature
Label
Pleasure and pain in nineteenth-century French literature and culture, edited by David Evans and Kate Griffiths
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
List of Illustrations; Introduction; Part I The Novel; Jouir / souffrir: le sensible et la fiction; Balzac's Convivial Narrations: Intoxication and its Discourse in La Comédie humaine; The Zero-Sum Game of Providential Pain: Balzac's L'Envers de l'histoire contemporaine; Part II Crime and Punishment; L'Affaire Lacenaire ou les jouissances de l'exhibitionnisme criminel au temps du romantisme; Le sex-appeal de la Veuve: guillotine et fantasmes romantiques; Le 'bonheur dans le crime': le plaisir de perdre et de se perdre chez Barbey d'Aurevilly; Part III Écritures Féminines
Control code
316328544
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (286 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789401206624
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)316328544
Label
Pleasure and pain in nineteenth-century French literature and culture, edited by David Evans and Kate Griffiths
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
List of Illustrations; Introduction; Part I The Novel; Jouir / souffrir: le sensible et la fiction; Balzac's Convivial Narrations: Intoxication and its Discourse in La Comédie humaine; The Zero-Sum Game of Providential Pain: Balzac's L'Envers de l'histoire contemporaine; Part II Crime and Punishment; L'Affaire Lacenaire ou les jouissances de l'exhibitionnisme criminel au temps du romantisme; Le sex-appeal de la Veuve: guillotine et fantasmes romantiques; Le 'bonheur dans le crime': le plaisir de perdre et de se perdre chez Barbey d'Aurevilly; Part III Écritures Féminines
Control code
316328544
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (286 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789401206624
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)316328544

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