Place Names: A Brief Guide to Travels in the Book
Overview Which came first, words or things? Are your words yours, or someone else's? And what do the Crusades have to do with it? And what do ants have to do with it? Jean Ricardou has been given something of a bad rap: he's widely seen as a difficult writer, or worse yet, as an intensely serious one. However, he easily sheds this weighty reputation in his hilariously playful new novel about the notoriously complex world of literary theory. Supplying his readers with everything they need to know to navigate this world, ...
- ISBN-13: 9781564784780
- Publisher: Dalkey Archive Press
- Publication date: 11/15/2007
- Series: French Literature Series
- Pages: 126
- Product dimensions: 5.46 (w) x 7.98 (h) x 0.39 (d)