book of Monelle

by Marcel Schwob; translated by William Brown Meloney v; with preface by John Erskine and an introduction by the translator.
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Bobbs-Merrill , Indianapolis
Other titlesMonelle, The book of.
ContributionsMeloney, William Brown, 1905- tr.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPQ2423.S8 L52 1929
The Physical Object
Pagination181 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6727419M
LC Control Number29009531
OCLC/WorldCa3102707

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Rare book El libro de Monelle: MARCEL SCHWOB: : Books. Marcel Schwob () was one of the key symbolist writers, standing in French literature alongside such names as Stephane Mallarme, Octave Mirbeau, Andre Gide, Leon Bloy, Jules Renard, Remy de Gourmont, and Alfred Jarry.

His best-known works are Double Heart (), The King In The Gold Mask (), and Imaginary Lives ()/5. The Book of Monelle. Published by Wakefield Press. By Marcel Schwob. Translation by Kit Schluter. When Marcel Schwob published The Book of Monelle in French init immediately became the unofficial bible of the French Symbolist movement, admired by such contemporaries as Stéphane Mallarmé, Alfred Jarry and André Gide.

A carefully woven assemblage of legends, aphorisms, fairy. The Book of Monelle Marcel Schwob When Marcel Schwob published The Book of Monelle in French init immediately became the unofficial bible of the French symbolist movement, admired by such contemporaries as Stephane Mallarmé, Alfred Jarry, and André Gide.

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The Book of Monelle is literature of the highest caliber and craft, the sort of work which makes another writer jealous he had not conceived such words, images and stories himself.

It is works such as this that make French literature so well regarded. Kudos to the translator for his work and his gift/5(10). Marcel Schwob. The Book of Monelle. Trans. and afterword Kit Schluter.

Wakefield Press, pp. Paper: $ Most of us who read in English will know his teacher: Saussure; his friends: Collette, Apollinaire, Jarry, Valery; and the artists he's influenced: Wilde, Borges, and Bolano, better than we know Marcel Schwob (). The book of Monelle: by Marcel Schwob; translated by William Brown Meloney v; with preface by John Erskine and an introduction by the translator.

by Marcel Schwob; 1 edition; First published in The Book of Monelle could itself be called a homage, or part homage and part eulogy, part celebration and part consolation.

When he was twenty-five, Marcel Schwob met and became intimate with a frail young prostitute called Louise [hence my failed, initial attempt at an introduction], who had a profound effect upon his life and his work.

The Book of Monelle is literature of the highest caliber and craft, the sort of work which makes another writer jealous he had not conceived such words, images and stories himself.

It is works such as this that make French literature so well regarded/5. This is the parable that frames The Sense of Music, a novel treatment of music theory that reinterprets the modern history of Western music in the terms of semiotics. Based on the assumption that music cannot be described without reference to its meaning, Raymond Monelle proposes that works of the Western classical tradition be analyzed in 5/5(1).

Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project Gutenberg. The Book of Monelle by Marcel Schwob ratings, average rating, 87 reviews The Book of Monelle Quotes Showing of 12 “Look: each moment is a cradle and a casket: may all life and all death seem strange to you.”Author: Marcel Schwob.

The story behind The Book of Monelle is a sad one, yet it's vital to the contents of this little the translator's afterword, Kit Schluter writes about Schwob meeting Louise, a "young, working-class girl" who may have been a prostitute, who was quite ill with tuberculosis.

The Book of Monelle was the result of Schwob's intense emotional suffering over the loss of his love, a "girl of the streets" named Louise, whom he had befriended in and who succumbed to tuberculosis two years later. Transforming her into the innocent prophet of destruction, Monelle, Schwob tells the stories of her various sisters: girls.

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Book Edition: Edición. The book of Monelle. [Marcel Schwob; Kit Schluter] -- "The Book of Monelle" was the result of Schwob's intense emotional suffering over the loss of his love, a "girl of the streets" named Louise, whom he had befriended in and who succumbed to.

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Author: Schwob, Marcel, Uniform Title: Le livre de Monelle. German Title: Das Buch von Monelle Language: German: LoC Class. When Marcel Schwob published The Book of Monelle in French init immediately became the unofficial bible of the French Symbolist movement, admired by such contemporaries as Stéphane Mallarmé, Alfred Jarry and André Gide.

A carefully woven assemblage of legends, aphorisms, fairy tales and nihilistic philosophy, it remains a deeply enigmatic and haunting work more than a century later /5(10). Το Λεξικοπωλείο - To Lexikopoleio, Athens, Greece.

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20, likes talking about this 1, were here. Your favourite international bookshop in Athens!/5(). The Book of Monelle was written by Schwob mostly while watching a prostitute he fell in love with die in front of him over the course of a year from Tuberculosis. Every single page is just raw emotion transformed into countless symbols and allegories that coalesce and dance with every new sentence.

The Book of Monelle is a book of words, like the Bible, these words may transcend its physical pages. In its biblical and prophetic tone, Monelle, perhaps herself a prophet, speaks of the beginning: “And Monelle said again: I shall speak to you of young prostitutes, and you shall know the beginning.” 5.

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The Musical Topic discusses three tropes prominently featured in Western European music: the hunt, the military, and the pastoral. Raymond Monelle provides an in-depth cultural and historical study of musical topics -- short melodic figures, harmonic or rhythmic formulae carrying literal or lexical meaning -- through consideration of their origin, thematization, manifestation, and meaning.Book of Monelle.

Indianapolis, Bobbs-Merrill [©] (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Marcel Schwob; William Brown Meloney; Rouben Mamoulian Collection (Library of .Raymond Monelle (19 August in Bristol, England – 12 March in Edinburgh, Scotland).

was a music theorist, teacher, music critic, composer and jazz e wrote three books, dozens of articles on music, and many music criticism reviews in newspapers, mainly for Opera and The Independent His main field of research was Music Signification or, as it is also known, Music Semiotics.