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Towards a theory of description

Label
Towards a theory of description
Title
Towards a theory of description
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 944 s
  • 840/.9/22
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
  • DC1
  • PQ145.1.D37
LC item number
.Y3 no. 61
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Yale French studies,
Series volume
no. 61
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • French literature
  • Description (Rhetoric)
Label
Towards a theory of description
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Cover title
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introductions / Jeffrey Kittay -- Approaches. Rhetorical status of the descriptive / Philippe Hamon -- Some paradoxes of description / Michel Beaujour -- The descriptive passage. I.Within it. Ordering the unordered: time, space and descriptive coherence / Meir Sternberg -- Describing the surreal / Joseph Halpern -- Descriptive imagery / Michael Riffaterre -- Retz of love / Tom Conley -- II. Looking out from it. The melancholic describer / Philippe Bonnefis -- III. Reaching out from it. Phenomenological method and literary description / Edward S. Casey -- The presumptions of the term. Fundare domum: medieval modes and the Roman d'Eneas / Kathryn Marie Talarico -- Descriptive limits / Jeffrey Kittay -- A monologue of the senses / Stephen Owen -- The prerequisite, and the vacuum, of the senses. The first eye / Alain Buisine -- On still life / Marc Eli Blanchard -- Epilogue. Still life/still leaf / Georges Perec
Control code
13604762
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
v, 305 pages
Lccn
82225427
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)13604762
Label
Towards a theory of description
Publication
Note
Cover title
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introductions / Jeffrey Kittay -- Approaches. Rhetorical status of the descriptive / Philippe Hamon -- Some paradoxes of description / Michel Beaujour -- The descriptive passage. I.Within it. Ordering the unordered: time, space and descriptive coherence / Meir Sternberg -- Describing the surreal / Joseph Halpern -- Descriptive imagery / Michael Riffaterre -- Retz of love / Tom Conley -- II. Looking out from it. The melancholic describer / Philippe Bonnefis -- III. Reaching out from it. Phenomenological method and literary description / Edward S. Casey -- The presumptions of the term. Fundare domum: medieval modes and the Roman d'Eneas / Kathryn Marie Talarico -- Descriptive limits / Jeffrey Kittay -- A monologue of the senses / Stephen Owen -- The prerequisite, and the vacuum, of the senses. The first eye / Alain Buisine -- On still life / Marc Eli Blanchard -- Epilogue. Still life/still leaf / Georges Perec
Control code
13604762
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
v, 305 pages
Lccn
82225427
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)13604762

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