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Furetiere's Roman Bourgeois and the Problem of Exchange: Titular Economies





ISBN 9780367602000
Published June 30, 2020 by Routledge
168 Pages

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This book, focusing on the nature of representation and exchange in the seventeenth century, shows how, within the disarticulated narrative of the Roman bourgeois, Antoine Furetiere was placed to explore a changing literary economy marked by the trial of Nicolas Fouquet.

Table of Contents

Preliminaries 1. Liminaries 2. Definitions: From Allegory to Antanaclasis 3. Numismatics: Representations of Title 4. Mediations: The Title of Mæcenas 5. Names, Titles, Keys 6. Gifts 7. Envoi liminaire

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Craig Moyes