The bacchante and the nun.

  • 439 Pages
  • 3.42 MB
  • English
Cedric Chivers Ltd. , Bath
LC ClassificationsPZ3.H524 Bae5, PR6015.I4 Bae5
The Physical Object
Pagination[6], 439 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5339279M
ISBN 100855946040
LC Control Number72192891

The Bacchante and the Nun (Classic Reprint) Paperback – March 6, by Robert Hichens (Author)Author: Robert Hichens. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Hichens, Robert, Bacchante and the nun.

London: Methuen, (OCoLC) Material Type. texts All Books All Texts latest This Just In Smithsonian Libraries FEDLINK The bacchante and the nun [microform] by Hichens, Robert, Publication date Publisher Toronto: Ryerson Press "'Deux entres luttent dans mon coeur.

C'est la bacchante la nonne "--La Comtesse de Noailles.' Pages: Additional Physical Format: Print version: Hichens, Robert, Bacchante and the nun. Toronto: Ryerson Press, [?] (OCoLC) Material Type. The bacchante and the nun by Robert Hichens () (Reprint) Hichens, Robert, La Religieuse (The Nun or Memoirs of a Nun) is an 18th-century French novel by Denis Diderot.

Completed in aboutthe work was not published untilafter Diderot's death. The novel consists of a series of letters purporting to be from a nun, Suzanne, who implores the Marquis to help her renounce her vows, /5.

BackgroundEdit. The novel began not as a work for literary consumption, but as an elaborate practical joke aimed at luring the Marquis de Croismare, a companion of Diderot's, back to Paris.

The novel consists of a series of letters purporting to be from a nun, Suzanne, who implores the Marquis to help her renounce her vows. The Bacchante, The Cyder Feast, The Chamber Idyll, Wood engravings Gift of Miss Louise Crane in memory of her mother, Mrs. Murray Crane, !4!.

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Books and comics. A maenad appears in Percy Bysshe Shelley's poem "Ode to the West Wind". In Ivan Turgenev's novella First Love, Bacchantes are used symbolically in a dream of Princess Zinaida. Maenads, along with Bacchus and Silenus, appear in C.

Lewis' Prince Caspian. They are portrayed as wild, fierce girls who dance and perform somersaults. THE BACCHANTE AND THE NUN.

By Robert Hichens." (Methuen. The Spectator. 6d.)—The Bacchante and the nun are combined in Valentine Morris, an actress who steps from obscurity into the full limelight of the London stage, but eventually enters a. "[Maenad] literally translates as "raving ones".

Often the maenads were portrayed as inspired by [Dionysus] into a state of ecstatic frenzy, through a combination of dancing and drunken intoxication. In this state, they would lose all self-control, begin shouting excitedly, engage in uncontrolled sexual behavior, and ritualistically hunt down and tear animals (and.

The bacchante and the nun by Robert Smythe Hichens 1 edition - first published in The Nun's Story. Story of Gabrielle Van Der Mal, who gives up everything to become a nun, facing incredible odds in the Congo and then at the mother house inFrance at the outbreak of World War II.

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