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Culture of the baroque

JosГ© Maravall

Culture of the baroque

analysis of a historical structure

by JosГ© Maravall

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Published by Manchester University Press in Manchester .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Baroque literature,
  • Spanish literature -- Classical period, 1500-1700 -- History and criticism,
  • Europe -- Intellectual life -- History

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJosé Antonio Maravall ; translation by Terry Cochran ; foreword by Wlad Godzich and Nicholas Spadaccini.
    SeriesTheory and history of literature -- v.25
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsCB401
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxxvii,330p. ;
    Number of Pages330
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22799575M
    ISBN 100719019125, 0719019133

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