William Empson: Prophet Against Sacrifice by Paul H. FryWilliam Empson: Prophet Against Sacrifice by Paul H. Fry

William Empson: Prophet Against Sacrifice

byPaul H. FryEditorPaul H. Fry

Hardcover | November 22, 1991

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William Empson: Prophet Against Sacrificeprovides the most coherent account of Empson's diverse career to date. While exploring the richness of Empson's comic genius, Paul H. Fry serves to discredit the appropriation of his name in recent polemic by the conflicting parties of deconstruction and politicized cultural criticism. He argues that Empson is a larger, more important figure than the orthodox in either camp can acknowledge, deserving to be considered alongside such versatile critics as Walter Benjamin, Kenneth Burke and Roland Barthes.
Title:William Empson: Prophet Against SacrificeFormat:HardcoverDimensions:196 pages, 8.5 × 5.51 × 0.8 inPublished:November 22, 1991Publisher:Taylor and Francis

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ISBN - 10:041502482X

ISBN - 13:9780415024822

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