Signs Taken for Wonders: Essays in the Sociology of Literary Forms

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Signs Taken for Wonders: Essays in the Sociology of Literary Forms - Moretti, Franco, and Miller, David (Translated by), and Forgacs, David (Translated by)

Shakespearean tragedy and "Dracula," Sherlock Holmes and "Ulysses," "Frankenstei "and "The Waste Land"--all are celebrated "wonders" of modern literature, whether in its mandarin or popular form. However, it is the fact that these texts are so central to our contemporary notion of literature that sometimes hinders our ability to understand them. ...

Signs Taken for Wonders: Essays in the Sociology of Literary Forms 1997, Verso, London, England

ISBN-13: 9781859841716

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Signs Taken for Wonders: Essays in the Sociology of Literary Forms 1988, Verso, London, England

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Signs Taken for Wonders: Essays in the Sociology of Literary Forms 1988, Verso Books, London

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