Franklin

On lightness in world literature / Bede Scott.

Author/Creator:
Scott, Bede, 1971-
Publication:
New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2013.
Format/Description:
Book
174 pages ; 23 cm
Edition:
First edition.
Status/Location:
Loading...

Get It

Details

Subjects:
Literature -- History and criticism -- Theory, etc.
Aesthetics in literature.
Art and literature.
Contents:
Superficiality: Truman Capote's Breakfast at Tiffany's
Irreverence: Joaquim Maria Machado de Assis' Posthumous memoirs of Brás Cubas
Implausibility: Voltaire's Candide
Readability: P.G. Wodehouse's The code of the Woosters
Triviality: Sei Shonagon's Pillow book.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN:
9781137352552 (alk. paper)
1137352558 (alk. paper)
OCLC:
847763391