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Pretexts

Pretexts

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Published by Carfax in Basingstoke .
Written in English


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Paginationp.p.1-137
Number of Pages137
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Open LibraryOL16213683M

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O'Brien, who has done so much to bring contemporary French literature to America, supervised the translations in Pretexts: Reflections on Literature and Morality, prepared several of them himself, and contributes an informative general introduction and additional commentary to preface the various sections of this major by: 4.

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Discover pretexts used by law enforcement, skip tracers, reposs. pretext definition: 1. a pretended reason for doing something that is used to hide the real reason: 2.

a pretended. Learn more. pretext meaning: 1. a pretended reason for doing something that is used to hide the real reason: 2. a pretended. Learn more. Pretexts may be based on a half-truth or developed in the context of a misleading fabrication.

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The aim of this book is to expose readers to architecture’s pretexts that include literary narratives, film, theatre, painting, music, and ritual, as a bridge between diverse intellectual territories and architecture. It introduces a selection of seminal modern and contemporary architectural projects, their situation within the built environment, and their intellectual and formal.

O'Brien, who has done so much to bring contemporary French literature to America, supervised the translations in Pretexts: Reflections on Literature and Morality, prepared several of them himself, and contributes an informative general introduction and additional commentary to preface the various sections of this major book.

Architecture’s Pretexts seeks to cultivate a vision for architecture that sponsors operative links between the discipline of architecture and those outside of architecture. Exploring the works of various architects including Guiseppe Terragni, Peter Eisenman, Peter Zumthor, Perry Kulper and Smout Allen, and Rem Koolhaas, this book provides Author: Aarati Kanekar.

Pretexts; book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers.4/5. Texts and Pretexts: An Anthology of Poetry with Commentaries by Huxley, Aldous and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at   The NOOK Book (eBook) of the Pretexts: Reflections on Literature and Morality by Andre Gide at Barnes & Noble.

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This process strives to unveil the disguises of tropic language in order to generate manifest meaning from latent content. Focusing on five twentieth-century writers: D.H. Lawrence, Ernest Hemingway. TEXTS AND PRETEXTS: AN ANTHOLOGY WITH COMMENTARIES by Huxley, Aldous and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at   Architecture’s Pretexts seeks to cultivate a vision for architecture that sponsors operative links between the discipline of architecture and those outside of architecture.

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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc Annotations (Provenance) Additional Physical Format: Online version: Gide, André, Pretexts.

New York] Meridian Books []. Read the full-text online edition of Pretexts Reflections on Literature and Morality (). Home» Browse» Books» Book details, Pretexts Reflections on Literature and Morality. Pretexts Reflections on Literature and Morality.

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With this emphasis, the text guides students in the following areas: Process Knowledge: Encourages novice writers to rethink and deepen a personal approach to writing processes and the complex demands of composing text.

Architecture’s Pretexts seeks to cultivate a vision for architecture that sponsors operative links between the discipline of architecture and those outside of architecture. Exploring the works of various architects including Guiseppe Terragni, Peter Eisenman, Peter Zumthor, Perry Kulper and Smout Allen, and Rem Koolhaas, this book provides.

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Petja, a wayfaring Alsist to begin with, hardens into a charismatic terrorist, resolved to resist a Senaar campaign that uses ever flimsier pretexts to continue destruction of the Als collective. Critical receptionAuthor: Adam Roberts.

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Critique: An erudite, extraordinary, and insightful work of impeccable scholarship, "Pretexts for Writing: German Romantic Prefaces, Literature, and Philosophy" is a part of the Bucknell University Press 'New Studies in the Age of Goethe' series.

NYC: Harper & Brothers, pgs. Dust jacket faded and torn on edges, rubbed on spine, now has brodart cover. Collection of essays on literature and other subjects by Huxley, includes "the Nature of Love, Loneliness, Death, Comic Poetry" and more.

Pre-texts and pretexts may share coextensive and codetermining texts. They may share various subtexts, and they may be produced and interpreted in various (social, cultural, and historical) contexts.

Peritexts are texts (such as the book cover, title page, format, preface, and notes) that surround the core text of a book.Texts and pretexts: An anthology with commentaries by Huxley, Aldous Dust jacket missing.

Shelf and handling wear to cover and binding, with general signs of previous use. printing. Text is clear of markings and notation. Previous owner's name on front free page of the book.

Internal binding is loose, but is intact. Secure packaging for safe delivery. Seller Rating: % positive.Most of Andre Gide's richly-varied literary output has long been available to American readers.

Only one aspect of his protean career has been lacking in translation: the essays, the publication of which will go far to explain why Gide holds in France such high rank as a critic. Many of the essays in Pretexts: Reflections on Literature and Morality were provoked by events in the cultural and.