2 edition of From the sublime ... found in the catalog.
From the sublime ...
Daniel R. Howe
|Statement||by Daniel R. Howe.|
|LC Classifications||PS3515.O856 F7 1941|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||63|
|LC Control Number||41006858|
Meaning: Great undertakings may end in disaster. Background: The proverb originates from the French expression: Du sublime au ridicule il n'y a qu'un pas. Although sometimes attributed to the French diplomat Tallyrand () or Napoleon, the expression is used much earlier by French historian Jean Francois Marmontel () and later by Thomas Paine in The Age of Reason (). Du sublime au ridicule, disait Fontenelle, il n’y a qu’un pas: de la raillerie à l’insulte il y en a encore moins. Here is one possible translation into English: From the sublime to the ridiculous, said Fontenelle, it is only one step: from raillery to insult there is even less. Fontenelle died in , two decades before the book’s.
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A Philosophical Enquiry into the Origin of Our Ideas of the Sublime and Beautiful is a treatise on aesthetics written by Edmund was the first complete philosophical exposition for separating the beautiful and the sublime into their own respective rational : Edmund Burke.
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On the Sublime, Greek Peri hypsous, treatise on literary criticism by Longinus, dating to about the 1st century earliest surviving manuscript, from the 10th century, was first printed in On the Sublime is given a 1st-century-ce date because it was a response to a work of that period by Caecilius of Calacte, a Sicilian contains 17 chapters on figures of speech, which.
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Also, some recipes are so simple that they are kind of an insult to the intelligence of a basic s: On the Sublime (Greek: Περì Ὕψους Perì Hýpsous; Latin: De sublimitate) is a Roman-era Greek work of literary criticism dated to the 1st century AD.
Its author is unknown, but is conventionally referred to as Longinus (/ l ɒ n ˈ dʒ aɪ n ə s /; Ancient Greek: Λογγῖνος Longĩnos) or is regarded as a classic work on aesthetics and the effects of good. 'The Sublime: From Antiquity to the Present is a grid of essays on the theory of the sublime and on its realization in nature and art.
One informs the other, and I don’t know of another book on the subject as systematic and wide-ranging.' Ronald Paulson - The Johns Hopkins University. Book Description. Related to ideas of the great, the awe-inspiring and the overpowering, the sublime has been debated for centuries amongst writers, artists, philosophers and theorists and has become a complex yet crucial concept in many disciplines.
In this thoroughly updated edition, Philip Shaw looks at. The development of the concept of the sublime as an aesthetic quality in nature distinct from beauty was first brought into prominence in the 18th century in the writings of Anthony Ashley-Cooper, third earl of Shaftesbury, and John Dennis, in expressing an appreciation of the fearful and irregular forms of external nature, and Joseph Addison's synthesis of concepts of the sublime in his The.
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This is a work of quite unusual philosophical interest, original and deeply insightful. Tsang argues on the one hand that sublimity is not a property of objects regarded as sublime, but belongs to our construal of objects, while on the other he also argues that when we so construe an object we are giving expression to some limit to our life, not an external barrier, but a limit internal to : Lap Chuen Tsang.
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Usually related to ideas of the great, the awe-inspiring and the overpowering, the sublime has become a complex yet crucial concept in many disciplines. Offering historical overviews and explanations, Philip Shaw looks at: the legacy of the earliest.
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