Ann Arbor, University of Michigan Press: 1993
Edition: 1st Edition
Seller ID: ID7145
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Near Fine copy in Near Fine dustjacket. DJ now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. An excellent copy. 257pages. Revises and expands current understanding of German literary modernism including experimental prose authors whose status in German modernism did not survive the disruption of Nazi persecution and World War 2. Contents include: Wilhelm Worringer, Abstraction as Style; The Solution to Silence, The emergence of abstraction in Hugo von Hofmannsthal's "Chandos Letter" (1902); Ethics in Action, the Failure of Speculation in Robert Musil's... View More...