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The Resource Joie de vivre in French literature and culture : essays in honour of Michael Freeman, edited by Susan Harrow and Timothy Unwin, (electronic resource)

Joie de vivre in French literature and culture : essays in honour of Michael Freeman, edited by Susan Harrow and Timothy Unwin, (electronic resource)

Label
Joie de vivre in French literature and culture : essays in honour of Michael Freeman
Title
Joie de vivre in French literature and culture
Title remainder
essays in honour of Michael Freeman
Statement of responsibility
edited by Susan Harrow and Timothy Unwin
Contributor
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Summary
The apparent self-sufficiency of joie de vivre means that, despite the widespread use of the phrase since the late nineteenth century, the concept has rarely been explored critically. Joie de vivre does not readily surrender itself to examination, for it is in a sense too busy being what it is. However, as the essays in this collection reveal, joie de vivre can be as complex and variable a state as the more negative emotions or experiences that art and literature habitually evoke. This volume provides an urgently needed study of an intriguing and under-explored area of French literature and cu
Member of
Dewey number
840.9
Index
index present
Language note
English and French
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Harrow, Susan
  • Unwin, Timothy A
  • Freeman, Mike
Series statement
Faux titre
Series volume
331
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • French literature
  • France
Label
Joie de vivre in French literature and culture : essays in honour of Michael Freeman, edited by Susan Harrow and Timothy Unwin, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Contents; Notes on contributors; Michael Freeman: joie de vivre, joies du livre; I Introduction; II The joys of Romance; III 'Balades & Rondeaux nouueaux fort ioyeulx': joie de vivre in a Renaissance miscellany; IV Joie de vivre in Des Priers's Nouvelles Rcrations et joyeux devis; V Comic interludes in French Renaissance prose romance: Aldno's amours in Gerard d'Euphrate (1549); VI Melons and wine: Montaigne and joie de vivre in Renaissance France; VII 'Une vie douce, heureuse et amiable': a Christian joie de vivre in Saint Franois de Sales
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ocn430229593
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (319 pages)
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unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781441616937
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unknown
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eBooks on EBSCOhost
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not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)430229593
Label
Joie de vivre in French literature and culture : essays in honour of Michael Freeman, edited by Susan Harrow and Timothy Unwin, (electronic resource)
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Contents; Notes on contributors; Michael Freeman: joie de vivre, joies du livre; I Introduction; II The joys of Romance; III 'Balades & Rondeaux nouueaux fort ioyeulx': joie de vivre in a Renaissance miscellany; IV Joie de vivre in Des Priers's Nouvelles Rcrations et joyeux devis; V Comic interludes in French Renaissance prose romance: Aldno's amours in Gerard d'Euphrate (1549); VI Melons and wine: Montaigne and joie de vivre in Renaissance France; VII 'Une vie douce, heureuse et amiable': a Christian joie de vivre in Saint Franois de Sales
Control code
ocn430229593
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (319 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781441616937
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)430229593

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