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Lure of the Arcane - a book by Ziolkowski, Theodore

Lure of the Arcane

The Literature of Cult and Conspiracy

Lure of the Arcane( )
Author: Ziolkowski, Theodore
Publication Date:Aug 2013
Publisher:Johns Hopkins University Press
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $42.95
Book Description:

Fascination with the arcane is a driving force in this comprehensive survey of conspiracy fiction. Theodore Ziolkowski traces the evolution of cults, orders, lodges, secret societies, and conspiracies through various literary manifestations—drama, romance, epic, novel, opera—down to the thrillers of the twenty-first century.

Lure of the Arcane considers Euripides’s Bacchae, Andreae’s Chymical Wedding, Mozart’s The Magic...
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Detailed Subjects: Literary Criticism / European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6 x 9 x 0.84 Inches
Book Weight:1.05 Pounds

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