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Texts & pretexts

Aldous Huxley

Texts & pretexts

an anthology with commentaries

by Aldous Huxley

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Published by Chatto & Windus in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Poetry -- History and criticism

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    Other titlesTexts and pretexts
    Statementby Aldous Huxley.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN511
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 311, [1] p.
    Number of Pages311
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18177713M

    Social and political context. The Perennial Philosophy was first published in immediately after the Second World War by Harper & Brothers in the United States ( by Chatto & Windus in the United Kingdom). The jacket text of the British first edition explains: The Perennial Philosophy is an attempt to present this Highest Common Factor of all theologies by Author: Aldous Huxley.


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One may venture to doubt it. There is too much raw material, of too many kinds; Texts & pretexts book some of the kinds (as, for example, the Cited by: 4. Aldous Huxley, "Texts and Pretexts" Experience is not what happens to a man; it is what a man does with what happens to him.

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As I read, the questions raised and information given in the earlier parts of the book shape how I read later parts. Chapters become part of a pre-understanding of chapters Author: Peter Leithart. NYC: Harper & Brothers, pgs. Dust jacket faded and torn on edges, rubbed on spine, now has brodart cover.

Collection of essays on literature and other subjects by Huxley, includes "the Nature of Love, Loneliness, Death, Comic Poetry" and more. 1Aldous Huxley, Texts and Pretexts (London: Chatto & Windus, ), p.

2 Another example of an anti-Utopia which uses a projection into the future to satirize the present is Zamiatin's We. It is sometimes thought that Huxley was influenced by this work. 3Aldous Huxley, Brave New World (London: Chatto 8c Windus, ), p.

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Aldous Leonard Huxley (26 July – 22 November ) was an English writer and philosopher. He wrote nearly fifty books —both novels and non-fiction works—as well as wide-ranging essays, narratives, and poems. Born into the prominent Huxley family, he graduated from Balliol College, Oxford with an undergraduate degree in English literature.

Early in his career, Born: Aldous Leonard Huxley, 26 July. Thus MT's first book has many "sources." As a travel narrative, for example, its origins could be traced as far back as Irving's account of an American going back east in The Sketch-Book-- or even further.

Here, however, are included only a few of the more significant contemporary texts with which MT's book is in dialogue. In lieu of an abstract, here is a brief excerpt of the content. Pretexts for Texts: Sartre and Barthes Before Genet and Camus George H. Bauer T HE TRADITIONAL ARM OF DEFENSE of sexually explicit texts, whether heterosexual or homosexual, is the introductory by: 1.

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LIV, Nos.pages “Congratulations are due to Benjamins Translation Library for this fine volume of essays—the eighty-ninth in a series initiated only fifteen years ago—and to its editor, Brian James Baer Pages:   Pretexts for Writing: German Romantic Prefaces, Literature, and Philosophy (New Studies in the Age of Goethe) and its interpretation.

If Sterne teaches us that a material book enables mind games as much as it gives expression to them, the Germans made these games more theoretical still. The preface is a prompt for playful thinking with Author: Seán Williams. on the theme Texts, Pretexts, Contexts. It was hoped that the proceedings would be pub-lished in book form, but unforeseen technicalities frustrated this project.

The following three papers were considered to be representative by the editors of Diacritics and are here-with published in lieu, and as a summary, of the full acts of the event.

TEXTS & PRETEXTS: An Anthology with Commentaries. London: Chatto & Windus, First edition. Near fine with faint offset to endpapers near hinges and spine ends a little faded and shelf-worn; in near fine, unchipped dust jacket showing minor aging but still very nice and bright.

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The fictitious authorship turns Avellaneda’s book into another one of these virtual texts that only exist in Spanish translation, like Luna’s. Historia verdadera. and Cervantes’ Don QuijoteCited by:. Abstract. Julia Kristeva has argued that ‘any text is constructed as a mosaic of quotations; any text is the absorption and transformation of another’.

3 We know that Sense and Sensibility is a novel formed out of another novel, its lost ur-text Elinor and Marianne; likewise, Pride and Prejudice is the rewritten version of the vanished First : Olivia Murphy.from Michael Hayward in Texts & Pretexts — a review of The Serpent of Stars Categories: Reviews Leave a comment Jean Giono was born on Ma and lived for most of his life in the small Provençal town of Manosque, about 50 km north-east of : Archipelago.Pretext definition: A pretext is a reason which you pretend has caused you to do something.

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