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Mignon's Afterlives: Crossing Cultures from Goethe to the Twenty-First Century

Author/Creator:
Cave, Terence Author
Other Title:
Mignon's afterlives
Publication:
Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2011.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (xvi, 305 p., [8] p. of plates) : ill.
Subjects:
Mignon (Fictitious character) -- History and criticism -- 19th century.
European literature -- History and criticism -- 20th century.
European literature.
Goethe, Johann Wolfgang von, 1749-1832 -- Characters -- Mignon.
Language:
English
Summary:
Terence Cave traces the afterlives of Mignon, an apparently minor character in Goethe's novel Wilhelm Meisters Lehrjahre through the European cultures of the 19th and 20th centuries. The enigmatic and fascinating Mignon reappears in wide range of different works, mainly narrative fiction but also poetry, song opera, and film.
Notes:
Bibliographic Level Mode of Issuance: Monograph
Description based on print version record.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN:
9780191731624 (ebook) :
0191731625 (ebook) :
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