Contes cruels

Contes cruels

by Auguste de Villiers de L'Isle-Adam, FB Editions (Editor)

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Overview

According to Villiers, these 'terrible tales' owe much to Edgar Poe. However, this comparison should not be taken at face value: in making it, Villiers hopes to use Poe's literary credentials to legitimate the modern novel. In reality, he renews the use of cruelty in literature and invents a radical new way of hurting the reader.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781505361964
Publisher: CreateSpace Publishing
Publication date: 12/03/2014
Pages: 210
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.44(d)

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