The Death of Virgil (Penguin Modern Classics)

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9780141181622: The Death of Virgil (Penguin Modern Classics)

Out of the last hours of Virgil's life and the final stirrings of his consciousness, Hermann Broch fashioned one of the great works of 20th-century modernism, a book that embraces an entire world and renders it with an immediacy that is at once sensual and profound.

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"Broch is the greatest novelist European literature has produced since Joyce, and...The Death of Virgil represents the only genuine technical advance that fiction has made since Ulysses." -- George Steiner

"Hermann Broch belongs in that tradition of great twentieth-century novelists who have transformed, almost beyond recognition, one of the classic art forms of the nineteenth century."

-- Hannah Arendt

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Broch, Hermann
Published by Penguin Books Ltd
ISBN 10: 0141181621 ISBN 13: 9780141181622
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