The Resource Foregrounded description in prose fiction : five cross-literary studies, José Manuel Lopes

Foregrounded description in prose fiction : five cross-literary studies, José Manuel Lopes

Label
Foregrounded description in prose fiction : five cross-literary studies
Title
Foregrounded description in prose fiction
Title remainder
five cross-literary studies
Statement of responsibility
José Manuel Lopes
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In this wide-ranging study, Jose Manuel Lopes proposes a theoretical framework for analysing the role of description in prose fiction. He offers readings of texts drawn from four national literatures - French, Spanish, Portuguese, and Brazilian - testing his model across a cultural and temporal spectrum
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Cataloging source
CELBN
Dewey number
809.3/85
Index
index present
LC call number
PN816
LC item number
.L67 1995eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Theory/culture
Label
Foregrounded description in prose fiction : five cross-literary studies, José Manuel Lopes
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Distribution
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 167-178) and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
I. Towards a framework for the analysis of description in prose fiction -- II. Description and mise en abyme in Zola's Une Page d'amour -- III. Reading of visual images and postcard descriptions in Claude Simon's Histoire -- IV. The sarcastic descriptor: Satire and parody in Benito Perez Galdos' La de Bringas -- V. Description and modes of representation in Cornelio Penna's A Menina Morta -- VI. The impossible 'mimesis': Description and metadescription in Carlos de Oliveira's Finisterra
Control code
ocn905361895
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
DesLibris e-book
Extent
1 online resource (x, 183 pages)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781442623248
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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.b33110384
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)905361895
  • jstordda1442623241

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