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Orpheus and Eurydice: A Graphic-Poetic Exploration

Orpheus and Eurydice: A Graphic-Poetic Exploration (Hardback)

By De Freston, Tom
By Millwood Hargrave, Kiran
Edited by Picciotto, Assistant Professor of English Joanna (University of California Berkeley USA)
Edited by Schad, John
Edited by Craik, Katharine

The story of Orpheus's tragic quest into the underworld to rescue his true love Eurydice back from the dead is one that has haunted the western imagination for over 2,000 years through many tellings, re-tellings, appropriations and adaptations.A unique coming together of poetry, ...art and criticism, Orpheus and Eurydice explores the myth's impact through a graphic-poetic reconstruction of the story. Including critical reflections from leading thinkers, writers and critics, this is a compelling exploration of the enduring power of this tale.
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ISBN 9781474276788
Released NZ 5 Oct 2017
Publisher Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
Format Hardback
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ISBN-13 9781474276788
Stock Out of stock
Status Not currently available
Publisher Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
Imprint Bloomsbury Academic
Released 5 Oct 2017
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format Hardback
Author(s) By De Freston, Tom
By Millwood Hargrave, Kiran
Edited by Picciotto, Assistant Professor of English Joanna (University of California Berkeley USA)
Edited by Schad, John
Edited by Craik, Katharine
Series Beyond Criticism
Category Literary Theory
Literary Studies: Classical, Early & Medieval
Poetry & Poets
Number of Pages 248
Dimensions Width: 129mm
Height: 198mm
Dewey Code 700.922
Weight 475g
Interest Age 19+ years
Reading Age 19+ years
Library of Congress Graphic novels, Eurydice (Greek mythological character), Orpheus
NBS Text Literary Theory
ONIX Text College/higher education

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