Download e-book for iPad: Digressions in European Literature: From Cervantes to Sebald by A. Grohmann,C. Wells

By A. Grohmann,C. Wells

ISBN-10: 0230247989

ISBN-13: 9780230247987

ISBN-10: 1349320293

ISBN-13: 9781349320295

With reviews of, among others, Miguel de Cervantes, Anton Chekhov, Charles Baudelaire and Henry James, this landmark number of essays is a special and wide-ranging exploration and occasion of the numerous sorts of digression in significant works through fifteen of the best eu writers from the early glossy interval to the current day.

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