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Love’s Shadow

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$62.00 • £49.95 • €56.00

ISBN 9780674977150

Publication Date: 01/12/2021


464 pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

3 illus.


  • Preface
  • 1. The Path of Sorrows: Messianism, Apocalypse, and Allegory: The Misprisions of Utopia
  • 2. The Will to Destruction as the Basis of Allegory: With Creativity and Love
  • 3. A Socratic Interlude
  • 4. Wallace Stevens and the Confidence of Imagination
  • 5. Adorno
  • 6. An Interchapter
  • 7. “The Auroras of Autumn”
  • 8. Rembrandt, Bathsheba, and the Textures of Art
  • 9. “What Think You of Falling in Love?”
  • Notes
  • Acknowledgments
  • Index

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