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New aspects of style in the Maxims of La Rochefoucauld

Mary Francine Zeller

New aspects of style in the Maxims of La Rochefoucauld

a dissertation

by Mary Francine Zeller

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Published by Catholic University of America Press in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • La Rochefoucauld, François, -- duc de, -- 1613-1680.

  • Edition Notes

    Dissertation (Ph.d.) - Catholic Univerisity of America, 1954.

    Statementby Sister Mary Francine Zeller.
    SeriesStudies in romance languages and literature / Catholic University of America -- 48
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19265204M

    Wisdom literature is a genre of literature common in the ancient Near home-and-stone-investments.com consists of statements by sages and the wise that offer teachings about divinity and home-and-stone-investments.comgh this genre uses techniques of traditional oral storytelling, it was disseminated in written form. PHILOSOPHY - La Rochefoucauld The Duc de La Rochefoucauld wrote brilliant one-line philosophies in his famous book, The Maxims. He is a man for our own impatient, distracted times. John le Carré A Delicate Truth. Oakley proclaims to Toby Bell in Rochefoucauld's words that 'Hypocrisy is the tribute that vice pays to virtue'.

    François VI, Duc de La Rochefoucauld, Prince de Marcillac (French: [fʁɑ̃swa d(ə) la ʁɔʃfuko]; 15 September – 17 March ) was a noted French author of maxims and home-and-stone-investments.com is said [by whom?] that his world-view was clear-eyed and urbane, and that he neither condemned human conduct nor sentimentally celebrated it. Born in Paris on the Rue des Petits Champs, at a time when the. The following entries link to my essays on the great Parisian universal expositions held in the 19th and 20th centuries: "Fanfare for the New Empire: The Paris Exposition Universelle of ," World's Fair, spring, -- an assessment of the architecture, art, and social thought of the first international exhibition held in France "Empire of Autumn: The Paris Exposition Universelle of

    The ontological wisdom embedded in the bosom of this page non-fictional book is priceless. Like François de la Rochefoucauld’s Maximes (), Lamnyam’s aphorisms are the condensed sagacity of a writer who has traveled many roads. Hers is a clear-eyed, worldly view of human conduct that indulges in neither condemnation nor sentimentality. It is, perhaps, from this love of epigram, that we find so many eminent French writers of maxims. Pascal, De Retz, La Rochefoucauld, La Bruyère, Montesquieu, and Vauvenargues, each contributed to the rich stock of French epigrams. No other country can show such .


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New aspects of style in the Maxims of La Rochefoucauld. Washington, Catholic University of America Press, (OCoLC) Named Person: François La Rochefoucauld, duc de; François La Rochefoucauld, duc de: Material Type: Thesis/dissertation: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Mary Francine Zeller.

Get this from a library. New aspects of style in the Maxims of La Rochefoucauld. [Mary Francine Zeller, Sister]. Jan 01,  · Buy a cheap copy of The Maxims book by François de La Rochefoucauld.

After abandoning politics when he was about forty, François, duc de La Rochefoucauld () began to write down his maxims, which were first published in book Free shipping over $/5(5). This edition includes the maxims of the definitive, fifth edition ofalong with other maxims which were either withdrawn from earlier editions or published posthumously.

In addition to the maxims, La Rochefoucauld's self-portrait and Cardinal de Retz's portrait of La Rochefoucauld are also included. REFLECTIONS; OR, SENTENCES AND MORAL MAXIMS Our virtues are most frequently but vices disguised.

[This epigraph which is the key to the system of La Rochefoucauld, is found in another form as No. of the maxims of the first edition,it is omitted from the 2nd and 3rd, and reappears for the first time in the 4th edition, inas at present, at the head of the Reflections.—.

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New aspects of style in the Maxims of La Rochefoucauld: a dissertation / (Washington, D.C.: Catholic University of America Press, ), by Mary Francine Zeller (page images at HathiTrust; US access only) Mannerschule / (Stuttgart: J.B.

Metzler, ), by Baltasar Gracián y Morales and Friedrich von Kölle (page images at HathiTrust). Apr 02,  · Moral Reflections, Sentences and Maxims "L' Homme et son Image," has made an ingenious defence of La Rochefoucauld's book.

The "Maxims" receive a portion of their peculiar point from the very courtly scene of contemplation, and from the delicacy and finesse with which the veil is penetrated that is spread over the surface of refined society.

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A new edition, revised and im-proved, by L. London, 8 vo. vii. The Gentleman's Library. La Rochefoucauld's Maxims and Moral Reflections. London, 12 mo. home-and-stone-investments.com Reflections, Sentences, and Maxims of the Duke de la Rochefoucauld, newly translated.

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Watts, Derek, La Rochefoucauld, Maximes et réflexions diverses, Glasgow: University of Glasgow French and German Publications, Zeller, Mary F., New Aspects of Style in the Maxims of La Rochefoucauld, Washington, D.C.: Catholic University of America Press, → back to → Encyclopedia of THE ESSAY.

IT was in the yeartowards the beginning of the “Grand Age” of French Monarchy, that the “Maxims of La Rochefoucauld” first saw the light.: 1: It was the age when civilisation might seem to have attained the highest level compatible with the negation of freedom, when the French language had been just brought to its perfection as a vehicle of refined thought and delicate badinage.

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Dec 23,  · Moral Reflections, Sentences and Maxims/Life of Francis, Duke of Rochefoucauld. "L' Homme et son Image," has made an ingenious defence of La Rochefoucauld's book. The "Maxims" receive a portion of their peculiar point from the very courtly scene of contemplation, and from the delicacy and finesse with which the veil is penetrated that is.

The Moral Maxims and Reflections of the Duke de la Rochefoucauld François, duc de La Rochefoucauld This early English translation of the pillar of French thought explores the enigma of. La Rochefoucauld's Maxims and Moral Reflections. London, 12 mo. viii. Moral Reflections, Sentences, and Maxims of the Duke de la Rochefoucauld, newly translated from the French; with an introduction and notes.

London, 16 mo. Maxims and Moral Reflections of the Duke de la Rochefoucauld: with a Memoir by the Chevalier de Chatelain. Francois duc de La Rochefoucauld. Francois, the second duc de la Rochefoucauld, Prince de Marsillac () belonged to one of the most illustrious families of the French noblesse.

He spent much of his life in the military. After retiring, he recovered from his various wounds suffered during battle, and later wrote Maxims, as well as his.Oct 30,  · In La Rochefoucauld's more brutally cynical and outrageous maxims (“Most kindness is a sloth or powerlessness of the will”) one feels that the aphorist's verbal selfseduction has arrested his.Sep 10,  · An excerpt from Brian Dillon’s new book, “Essayism,” out this month from New York Review Books.

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