Download PDF by Jeremy Tambling: Histories of the Devil: From Marlowe to Mann and the

By Jeremy Tambling

ISBN-10: 1137518316

ISBN-13: 9781137518316

This e-book is set representations of the satan in English and ecu literature. Tracing the fascination in literature, philosophy, and theology with the irreducible presence of what might be known as evil, or comedy, or the carnivalesque, this ebook surveys the components performed by way of the satan within the texts derived from the Faustus legend, appears at Marlowe and Shakespeare, Rabelais, Milton, Blake, Hoffmann, Baudelaire, Goethe, Dostoevsky, Bulgakov, and Mann, traditionally, speculatively, and from the perspective of severe thought. It asks:  Is there a unmarried intending to be assigned to the belief of the diabolical? What price lies in considering diabolically? Is it nonetheless the definition of an exceptional poet to be of the devil's get together, as Blake argued?

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