AUERBACH, ERICH.; TRASK, WILLARD (TRANSLATOR).
Title Mimesis: The Representation Of Reality In Western Literature.
Book Condition Softcover. Reading copy with scored spine and pencil marks.
Publisher Doubleday and Co., Inc., New York 1957.
Seller ID 13327X1
A history of European literature from the Odyssey to Ulysses and shows a quiet mastery of all the literatures of the West. His examination includes Tacitus, Petronius, St. Augustine, St. Francis, Dante, Boccaccio, Rabelais, Montaigne, Saint-Simon, Goethe, Schiller, Balzac, Stendhal, Flaubert and Zola, among many others. Includes an Index. Translated from the German by Willard R. Trask.
(Key Words: Literary Criticism, Erich Auerbach, Willard Trask, Reality, Western Literature, Western Culture, Emile Zola, Styles, Flaubert Gustave, Christ, Jesus, God).