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The Resource Against nature, Joris-Karl Huysmans

Against nature, Joris-Karl Huysmans

Label
Against nature
Title
Against nature
Statement of responsibility
Joris-Karl Huysmans
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Summary
This novel focuses on the attempts of its anti-hero, the neurotic and aesthete, Des Esseintes, to escape Paris and the vulgarity of modern life. Holed up in his private museum of high taste, he offers a treasure trove of cultural delights
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Cataloging source
StDuBDS
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1848-1907
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Huysmans, J.-K.
Dewey number
  • 843.8
  • 843.8
Index
no index present
Language note
Translated from the French
Literary form
novels
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1967-
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White, Nicholas
Series statement
Oxford world's classics
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Aesthetics
Label
Against nature, Joris-Karl Huysmans
Instantiates
Publication
Note
This ed. of this translation originally published: 1998
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Control code
9780199555116
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
  • New ed. /
  • translated by Margaret Mauldon ; edited with an introduction and notes by Nicholas White.
Extent
272 p.
Isbn
9780199555116
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Label
Against nature, Joris-Karl Huysmans
Publication
Note
This ed. of this translation originally published: 1998
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Control code
9780199555116
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
  • New ed. /
  • translated by Margaret Mauldon ; edited with an introduction and notes by Nicholas White.
Extent
272 p.
Isbn
9780199555116
Isbn Type
(pbk.)

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