Against Nature (Hardcover)

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Against Nature by Joris-Karl Huysmans is a novel in which very little happens; its narrative concentrates almost entirely on its principal character, and is mostly a catalogue of the tastes and inner life of Jean Des Esseintes, an eccentric, reclusive aesthete and antihero, who loathes 19th century bourgeois society and tries to retreat into an ideal artistic world of his own creation. Against Nature containes many themes which became associated with the Symbolist aesthetic.


Product Details
ISBN: 9781515433828
ISBN-10: 151543382X
Publisher: Wilder Publications
Publication Date: April 3rd, 2018
Pages: 176
Language: English