Dirt for art's sake : books on trial from Madame Bovary to Lolita / Elisabeth Ladenson.

Author
Ladenson, Elisabeth [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
Ithaca : Cornell University Press, 2007.
Description
xxiv, 272 p. ; 25 cm.

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Subject(s)
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references (p. 257-262) and index.
Contents
Gustave Flaubert : Emma Bovary goes to Hollywood -- Charles Baudelaire : florist of evil -- James Joyce : Leopold Bloom's trip to the outhouse -- Radclyffe Hall : the well of prussic acid -- D.H. Lawrence : sexual intercourse begins -- Henry Miller : a gob of spit in the face of art -- Vladimir Nabokov : lolitigation.
ISBN
  • 0801441684 (cloth : alk. paper)
  • 9780801441684 (cloth : alk. paper)
LCCN
2006023313
OCLC
70673198
International Article Number
  • 9780801441684
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