Furetiere's Roman Bourgeois and the Problem of Exchange: Titular Economies: 1st Edition (Hardback) book cover

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

1st Edition

By Craig Moyes

Routledge

168 pages

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Description

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

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
FOR000000
FOREIGN LANGUAGE STUDY / General
LAN000000
LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES / General
LAN008000
LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES / Journalism
LIT019000
LITERARY CRITICISM / Renaissance