Djuna Barnes Nightwood PDF

Djuna Barnes Nightwood PDF

Nightwood

The version of Nightwood published in 1936 and revered ever since both as a classic modernist work and a groundbreaking lesbian novel differs in many ways from the book Djuna Barnes actually wrote The Dalkey edition not only restores to the main text the material Barnes reluctantly allowed to be cut, but also reproduces in facsimile the seventy pages of discarded drafts t The version of Nightwood published in 1936 and revered ever since both as a classic modernist work and a groundbreaking lesbian novel differs in many ways from the book Djuna Barnes actually wrote The Dalkey edition not only restores to the main text the material Barnes reluctantly allowed to be cut, but also reproduces in facsimile the seventy pages of discarded drafts that survive of earlier versions More than sixty years after its publication, Nightwood is firmly established as a twentieth century classic, and this critical edition will allow readers and scholars to gain a greater understanding and appreciation of this unforgettable work

Title : Nightwood
Author :  Djuna Barnes
Language : English
Isbn : 1564780805
Format : Hardcover
Pages : 319 pages

Rating: 4.1

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