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The “language of love” in John Banville’s The Infinities

Butler, Stephen (2010) The “language of love” in John Banville’s The Infinities. In: The Literariness and Linguistics of Love. Wydawnictwo Uczelniane Politechniki Koszalinskiej, pp. 53-66. ISBN 978-83-7365-241-5 [Book section]

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Abstract

An analysis of the theme of the contrast between human and divine love in Banville's late novel, The Infinities. Whilst the book may seem like a departure from his earlier work, the purpose of this paper is to illustrate how this theme has been a constant in all Banville's work, dealing as all his novels do with philosophical issues of which love is one of many.

Item Type:Book section
Faculties and Schools:Faculty of Arts > School of English and History
Faculty of Arts
Research Institutes and Groups:Arts and Humanities Research Institute > English
Arts and Humanities Research Institute
ID Code:27860
Deposited By: Dr Stephen Butler
Deposited On:18 Dec 2013 20:33
Last Modified:17 Oct 2017 16:12

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