Higher, Hidden Order : Design and Meaning in the Odes of Malherbe Paperback / softback
Part of the North Carolina Studies in the Romance Languages and Literatures series
Opening a new perspective on Malherbe's major poems, this volume focuses on their design and meaning.
In his introduction Rubin defines and illustrates implied comparison.
There follows a series of explications which recover each poem's values from analogies concealed in images or motif patterns.
The work concludes with a description of formal constants and variables in the six completed odes.
- Format: Paperback / softback
- Pages: 124 pages
- Publisher: The University of North Carolina Press
- Publication Date: 30/07/2017
- Category: Literary studies: classical, early & medieval
- ISBN: 9780807891179
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