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Why I Have Not Written Any of My Books

Why I Have Not Written Any of My Books( )
Author: Benabou, Marcel
Translator: Kornacker, David
Preface by: Motte, Warren
Series title:French Modernist Library
Publication Date:Mar 1998
Publisher:University of Nebraska Press
Imprint:Bison Books
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $13.95
Book Description:

Marcel Bénabou is quick to acknowledge that his own difficulty in writing has plenty of company. Words stick and syntax is stubborn, meaning slips and synonyms cluster. A blank page taunts and a full one accuses. Bénabou knows the heroic joy of depriving critics of victims, the kindness of sparing publishers decisions, and the public charity of leaving more room in bookstore displays. Why I Have Not Written Any of My Books (Pourquoi je n'ai écrit aucun de mes livres)...
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Book Details
Detailed Subjects: Literary Criticism / European / French
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):5.04 x 8 x 0.39 Inches
Book Weight:0.282 Pounds
Author Biography
Benabou, Marcel (Author)
David Kornacker is a writer and member of the American Literary Translators Association.

He was the manager of the French book offices for the French Ministry for Culture.

One of Kornacker's most challenging translations for the French Modernist Library was Marcel Benabou's Why I Have Not Written Any of My Books.


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