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Author Girard, René, 1923-2015.
Title Mensonge romantique et vérité romanesque. English
Deceit, desire, and the novel; self and other in literary structure. / Translated by Yvonne Freccero.
Imprint Baltimore : Johns Hopkins Press, [1965]

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Author Girard, René, 1923-2015.
Subject Fiction -- History and criticism.
Example.
Alternate Title Desire, and the novel.
Description 318 pages ; 22 cm
Note Translation of Mensonge romantique et vérité romanesque.
Contents "Triangular" desire -- Men become gods in the eyes of each other -- The metamorphosis of desire -- Master and slave -- The red and the black -- Technical problems in Stendhal, Cervantes, and Flaubert -- The hero's Askesis -- Masochism and sadism -- The worlds of Proust -- Technical problems in Proust and Dostoyevsky -- The Dostoyevskian apocalypse -- The conclusion.
Summary Discussion of the thesis that any goal which the protagonist of a novel seeks has been suggested by a mediator and that this "triangular desire" is the form of all great novels.
ISBN 0801818303
9780801818301
0801802202
9780801802201
OCLC # 336892
Additional Format Online version: Girard, René, 1923- Deceit, desire, and the novel. Baltimore, Johns Hopkins Press [1965] (OCoLC)592060936.



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