Collected Works of Paul Valery, Volume 6: Monsieur Teste

Collected Works of Paul Valery, Volume 6: Monsieur Teste

by Paul Valery
     
 

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Although not autobiographical in any usual sense, Valéry's novel is profoundly personal. Monsieur Teste reflects Valéry's preoccupation with the phenomenon of a mind detached from sensibility, yet he is also an ordinary fictional character. This volume includes "Snapshots of Monsieur Teste," excerpts from Valéry's Cahiers.

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Although not autobiographical in any usual sense, Valéry's novel is profoundly personal. Monsieur Teste reflects Valéry's preoccupation with the phenomenon of a mind detached from sensibility, yet he is also an ordinary fictional character. This volume includes "Snapshots of Monsieur Teste," excerpts from Valéry's Cahiers.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780691018799
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
Publication date:
07/01/1989
Series:
Collected Works of Paul Valery Series, #6
Edition description:
Reprint
Pages:
179
Product dimensions:
5.04(w) x 8.06(h) x 0.55(d)

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