By A. Grohmann,C. Wells

ISBN-10: 0230247989

ISBN-13: 9780230247987

ISBN-10: 1349320293

ISBN-13: 9781349320295

With reports of, among others, Miguel de Cervantes, Anton Chekhov, Charles Baudelaire and Henry James, this landmark number of essays is a distinct and wide-ranging exploration and get together of the numerous varieties of digression in significant works by means of fifteen of the best ecu writers from the early glossy interval to the current day.

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