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The poetics of glass in France, 1850-1900

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This thesis examines the representation of glass in French and Belgian poetry associated with the Symbolist and Decadent movements. It incorporates a number of authors, particularly focussing on Baudelaire, Mallarmé, Laforgue, Rodenbach, and Maeterlinck, but also encompassing more minor writers where appropriate, as well as some writers on the periphery of Symbolism and Decadence.

The thesis investigates how the growing use of glass in architecture, technology, and visual art influ...

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HUMS
Department:
Medieval & Modern Languages Faculty
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Type of award:
DPhil
Level of award:
Doctoral
Awarding institution:
University of Oxford
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English
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2017-07-01

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