The Faust Myth: Religion and the Rise of Representation
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The Faust Myth: Religion and the Rise of Representation

by D. Hawkes
     
 
This book traces the evolution of the Faust myth from the Sixteenth century to modern times. The authors studied include Marlowe, Calderon, Milton, Goethe, Byron, Dostoevsky, Wilde, Thomas Mann, and Salman Rushdie.

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This book traces the evolution of the Faust myth from the Sixteenth century to modern times. The authors studied include Marlowe, Calderon, Milton, Goethe, Byron, Dostoevsky, Wilde, Thomas Mann, and Salman Rushdie.

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'An astonishing thesis which Hawkes presents with an astonishing boldness' Renaissance Quarterly

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ISBN-13:
9781403975591
Publisher:
Palgrave Macmillan US
Publication date:
04/12/2007
Edition description:
2007
Pages:
256
Product dimensions:
5.51(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.04(d)

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David Hawkes is associate professor of English at Lehigh University.

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