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The Quest of the Absolute - a book by Dupre, Louis

The Quest of the Absolute

Birth and Decline of European Romanticism

The Quest of the Absolute( )
Author: Dupre, Louis
Publication Date:Sep 2013
Publisher:University of Notre Dame Press
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $40.00
Book Description:

This eagerly awaited study brings to completion Louis Dupré's planned trilogy on European culture during the modern epoch. Demonstrating remarkable erudition and sweeping breadth, The Quest of the Absolute analyzes Romanticism as a unique cultural phenomenon and a spiritual revolution. Dupré philosophically reflects on its attempts to recapture the past and transform the present in a movement that is partly a return to premodern culture and partly a violent protest...
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Detailed Subjects: Literary Criticism / European / General
Literary Criticism / General
Literary Criticism / Semiotics & Theory
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6 x 9 x 1 Inches

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