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The Resource Every force evolves a form : twenty essays, by Guy Davenport

Every force evolves a form : twenty essays, by Guy Davenport

Label
Every force evolves a form : twenty essays
Title
Every force evolves a form
Title remainder
twenty essays
Statement of responsibility
by Guy Davenport
Creator
Language
eng
Cataloging source
JBL
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Label
Every force evolves a form : twenty essays, by Guy Davenport
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
Foreword -- The Champollion of table manners -- What are those monkeys doing? -- Transcendental satyr -- Montaigne -- Herondas -- Ariadne's dancing floor -- The smith of smiths -- The artist as critic -- The scholar as critic -- The critic as artist -- Balthus -- Nabokov's Don Quixote -- In that awful civil war -- More genteel than God -- The Peales in their museum --Pergolesi's dog -- Late Beckett -- Every force evolves a form -- Making it uglier to the airport -- Imaginary Americas
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
x, 171 p.
Isbn
9780865472471
Lccn
86060993
Note
  • Spec. Coll. cop. 1: Dust jacket; publisher's blue cloth over boards.
  • Spec. Coll. cop. 2: "Uncorrected page proof" in teal wrappers, with 172 p. and a Berkeley address for the publisher.
  • Spec. Coll. Sontag copy is part of a collection (Collection 892). To page this item, use the collection record; to find the collection record, search the title: Books from the library of Susan Sontag. Item is in box 514.
  • Spec. Coll. Sontag copy: Illustrated dust jacket. Blue cloth over boards, spine stamped in gilt. Tan endpapers. Sontag's underlining and marks in margins indicating interest. "Internal monologues of a relaxed man" by Jim Heynen (Hungry Mind Review; n.d.), photocopy, 1 leaf, laid in.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)15280100
  • ucoclc15280100
Label
Every force evolves a form : twenty essays, by Guy Davenport
Publication
Contents
Foreword -- The Champollion of table manners -- What are those monkeys doing? -- Transcendental satyr -- Montaigne -- Herondas -- Ariadne's dancing floor -- The smith of smiths -- The artist as critic -- The scholar as critic -- The critic as artist -- Balthus -- Nabokov's Don Quixote -- In that awful civil war -- More genteel than God -- The Peales in their museum --Pergolesi's dog -- Late Beckett -- Every force evolves a form -- Making it uglier to the airport -- Imaginary Americas
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
x, 171 p.
Isbn
9780865472471
Lccn
86060993
Note
  • Spec. Coll. cop. 1: Dust jacket; publisher's blue cloth over boards.
  • Spec. Coll. cop. 2: "Uncorrected page proof" in teal wrappers, with 172 p. and a Berkeley address for the publisher.
  • Spec. Coll. Sontag copy is part of a collection (Collection 892). To page this item, use the collection record; to find the collection record, search the title: Books from the library of Susan Sontag. Item is in box 514.
  • Spec. Coll. Sontag copy: Illustrated dust jacket. Blue cloth over boards, spine stamped in gilt. Tan endpapers. Sontag's underlining and marks in margins indicating interest. "Internal monologues of a relaxed man" by Jim Heynen (Hungry Mind Review; n.d.), photocopy, 1 leaf, laid in.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)15280100
  • ucoclc15280100

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