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The tongue of Adam / Abdelfattah Kilito ; translated from the French by Robyn Creswell ; foreword by Marina Warner.

Author:
Kilito, Abdelfattah, 1945- [Browse]
Uniform title:
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
  • New York : New Directions Publishing Corporation, 2016.
  • ©2016
Description:
xiii, 98 pages ; 19 cm
Translation of:
Kilito, Abdelfattah, 1945- Langue d'Adam
Notes:
  • "A New Directions paperbook (NDP1361)."
  • "Published originally in French as 'La langue D'Adam' by Éditions Toubkal"--Title-page verso.
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 91-98).
Language(s):
Translated from the French.
Contents:
Babblings -- Babels -- A babelian Eden -- The oldest poem in the world -- Poet or prophet? -- The oblivion of Adam -- Poetic destiny -- "That's ... nice" (an afterword).
Subject(s):
Form/​Genre:
  • Criticism, interpretation, etc.
  • History.
ISBN:
  • 9780811224932 ((alk. paper))
  • 0811224937 ((alk. paper))
LCCN:
2016021272
OCLC:
940362000
Translator:
Writer of foreword:
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