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An errant eye : poetry and topography in early modern France, Tom Conley

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An errant eye : poetry and topography in early modern France
Title
An errant eye
Title remainder
poetry and topography in early modern France
Statement of responsibility
Tom Conley
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Language
eng
Summary
An Errant Eye studies how topography, the art of describing local space and place, developed literary and visual form in early modern France. Arguing for a "new poetics of space" ranging throughout French Renaissance poetry, prose, and cartography, Tom Conley performs dazzling readings of maps, woodcuts, and poems to plot a topographical shift in the late Renaissance in which space, subjectivity, and politics fall into crisis. He charts the paradox of a period whose demarcation of national space through cartography is rendered unstable by an ambient world of printed writing. This ten
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Illustrations
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Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
An errant eye : poetry and topography in early modern France, Tom Conley
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An errant eye : poetry and topography in early modern France, Tom Conley
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http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.5749/j.cttttwtt
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 229-240) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: a snail's eye -- Rabelais: worlds introjected -- The Apian way -- A landscape of emblems: Corrozet and Holbein -- A poet in relief: Maurice Scève -- Ronsard in conflict: a writer out of place -- Montaigne and his swallows -- Conclusion: a tactile eye
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1 online resource (ix, 248 pages)
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Isbn
9780816675012
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Media MARC source
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illustrations, maps
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