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Unspeakable subjects

the genealogy of the event in early modern Europe

by Jacques Lezra

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Published by Stanford University Press in Stanford, Calif .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Descartes, René, 1596-1650.,
  • Cervantes Saavedra, Miguel de, 1547-1616.,
  • Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616.,
  • European literature -- Renaissance, 1450-1600 -- History and criticism.,
  • European literature -- 17th century -- History and criticism.,
  • Historicism in literature.,
  • Literature -- Philosophy.,
  • History -- Philosophy.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [377]-401) and index.

    StatementJacques Lezra.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN731 .L49 1997
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi, 413 p. :
    Number of Pages413
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL999615M
    ISBN 100804727783
    LC Control Number96038471

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