This book began life as four lectures given for the Weidenfeld Visiting Professorship in European Comparative Literature at St Anne''s College, Oxford, in January and February 2012. The lectures are published here pretty much as they were delivered.
Watermark is Joseph Brodsky''s witty, intelligent, moving and elegant portrait of Venice. Looking at every aspect of the city, from its waterways, streets and architecture to its..Подробнее
"Страсть к небытию, или Поэзия как мышление" сопрягает зыбкие границы литературных жанров эссе, романа, пьесы, дневника ради интеллектуального путешествия на край ночи..В корзину Описание
Both heartwarming and meditative, "The Cat Inside" explores not only the personal relationship between Burroughs and cats, but the deeper relationship of cats with mankind, which..Подробнее
The Road to Wigan Pier is Orwell''s sociological investigations of the bleak living conditions amongst the working class of industrial England before World War II. It includes a..Описание