The World of Suffering in A La Recherche Du Temps Perdu

The World of Suffering in A La Recherche Du Temps Perdu - American University Studies.

Hardback (01 Sep 1989)

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Synopsis

This fascinating study offers a new look at the problem of suffering in Proust's famous novel. Every aspect of this theme has been studied as it meanders through the text, beginning with its lexical, grammatical and rhetorical presence to the complex nature of endured and imposed suffering in all human relationships. The author examines its presence in the structure and in the narrative, the role of the narrator in the world of suffering and finally the solution to suffering which leads us to the artistic endeavor and thus to Proust's aesthetics.

Book information

ISBN: 9780820409566
Publisher: Lang, Peter, Publishing Inc.
Imprint: P. Lang
Pub date:
DEWEY: 843.912
DEWEY edition: 20
Language: English
Number of pages: 321
Weight: 522g
Height: 156mm
Width: 316mm
Spine width: 20mm