Delicacy

Author: David Foenkinos
Publisher: A&C Black
ISBN: 1408830051
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He was passing by, she kissed him without thinking.

Delicacy By David Foenkinos Book Analysis

Author: Bright Summaries,
Publisher: BrightSummaries.com
ISBN: 2806288002
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The work has received no fewer than ten prestigious literary awards and has been adapted by the author himself into a highly popular film starring Audrey Tatou.

Eighteenth Century Sensibility And The Novel

Author: Ann Jessie van Sant
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9780521604581
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insensible; delicacy; niceness - shows the expected range of meanings from
awareness or perception to physical and psychological delicacy, to refined
generous feeling, to romantic susceptibility. It is not the recurrence of this
vocabulary that marks Clarissa as a novel of sensibility, however. It is, instead,
Richardson's use of trial as a means of revelation. In linking scientific ideas of
nerve functioning to the general cultural preoccupation with sensibility, George
Rousseau comments ...

Novel Minds

Author: R. Tierney-Hynes
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 1137033290
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Thedefinition is startling onlyinits ability tofix sensibility, delicacy, and modesty
both as interdependent concepts, and as concepts explicitly linkedto femininity.
By the late eighteenth century, sentiment and sensibility, termsthat comedirectly
out of a French heroic romancetradition andwere importedintothe
lateseventeenthcentury French and Englishromance novel, areso
carefullyinterwoven and socompletely assimilated to a narrative offemale
delicacyand sexual modesty that ...

Winklers Traum Vom Wasser

Author: Anthony Doerr
Publisher: C.H.Beck
ISBN: 3406671071
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Anthony Doerr ist nicht nur ein Autor mit einer meisterhaften Beobachtungsgabe für Menschen und ihre Empfindungen und mit einem ungewöhnlichen Mitgefühl für die menschliche Verletzlichkeit.

Precaution A Novel By J Fenimore Cooper

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Yes, my dear Denbigh, I honour your delicacy in not wishing to become indebted
to a stranger, as it were, for the money on which you subsist, and that stranger
your wife—who ought in reason to look up to you, instead of your looking up to
her; which was the true cause Lord Gosford would not marry the countess — on
account of her great wealth, as he assured me himself; notwithstanding, envious
people said it was because her ladyship loved Mr. Chaworth better: so in order to
 ...

The English Novel In History 1700 1780

Author: John J. Richetti
Publisher: Psychology Press
ISBN: 9780415009508
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Jery Melford in Humphey Clmker learns that novel writing "is now engrossed by
female authors, who publish merely for the propagation of virtue, with so much
ease and spirit, and delicacy, and knowledge of the human heart, and in all the
serene tranquillity of high life, that the reader is not only inchanted by their genius
, but reformed by their morality."1 In reality, novels, whether by men or women,
were written in response to the flourishing marketplace for printed matter. The
quantity of ...

The English Novel In History 1700 1780

Author: John Richetti
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1134656424
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Jery Melford in Humphey Clmker learns that novel writing "is now engrossed by
female authors, who publish merely for the propagation of virtue, with so much
ease and spirit, and delicacy, and knowledge of the human heart, and in all the
serene tranquillity of high life, that the reader is not only inchanted by their genius
, but reformed by their morality."1 In reality, novels, whether by men or women,
were written in response to the flourishing marketplace for printed matter. The
quantity of ...

Strange Gourmets

Author: Joseph Litvak
Publisher: Duke University Press
ISBN: 9780822320166
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In its belated wish to interpolate a certain differential heaviness, however,
Austen's acute calculation of rhetorical effects bespeaks the characteristic work of
an aesthetic of distinction.2 Gagging on the stylistic consistency — the
overconsistency — of Pride and Prejudice, getting sick from what amounts to too
much of a good thing, Austen thus presents herself as her novel's ideal reader.
For reading Pride and Prejudice— reading any Austen Delicacy and Disgust,
Mourning and ...

Nathalie K Sst

Author: David Foenkinos
Publisher: C.H.Beck
ISBN: 3406635865
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Voller Anspielungen mit hohem Wiedererkennungswert für eingefleischte Foenkinos-Fans schreibt Foenkinos hier seine bisher schönste Liebesgeschichte.