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La Physiognomonie dans l’œuvre de Barbey d’Aurevilly

  • Publication type: Book
  • Auteur universitaire: Zöllner (Reto)
  • Abstract: Ever since Antiquity, the correlation between a person’s physical appearance and character has fascinated authors. Barbey d’Aurevilly occupies a key position in the acceptance of physiognomic theories, and he puts these at the service of a literature which plays on the dialectic between mystery and transparency.
  • Number of pages: 558
  • Last edition: 2016
  • Collection: Studies in Romanticism and the Nineteenth Century, n° 64

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  • ISBN: 978-2-406-05631-7
  • ISSN: 2103-4672
  • DOI: 10.15122/isbn.978-2-406-05633-1
  • Publisher: Classiques Garnier
  • Parution date: 08-10-2016
  • Language: French
  • Keywords: Littérature française, Barbey d’Aurevilly, Johann Caspar Lavater, sémiotique, physiognomonie, langage non verbal, corps, mystère, portrait
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