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Palgrave Historical Studies in Witchcraft and Magic

Satanism, Magic and Mysticism in Fin-de-siècle France

Authors: Ziegler, R.

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An interdisciplinary study of the supernatural and the occult in fin-de-siècle France (1870-1914), the present volume examines the explosion of interest in devil-worship, magic and mysticism both from an historical perspective and through analysis of key literary works of the period.

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ROBERT ZIEGLER is professor of Liberal Studies at Montana Tech, USA. He has published widely on turn-of-the century French literature and French Decadence, and is the author of four books on the fin de siècle: Beauty Raises the Dead (2001), selected as a Choice outstanding academic book, The Mirror of Divinity: The World and Creation in J.-K. Huysmans (2004), The Nothing Machine: The Fiction of Octave Mirbeau (2007), and Asymptote: An Approach to Decadent Fiction (2009).

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'...a trove of enticing parts.' - Scott D. Carpenter, Carleton College, French Studies


Table of contents (7 chapters)

Table of contents (7 chapters)

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Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Satanism, Magic and Mysticism in Fin-de-siècle France
Authors
Series Title
Palgrave Historical Studies in Witchcraft and Magic
Copyright
2012
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Copyright Holder
Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited
eBook ISBN
978-1-137-00661-5
DOI
10.1057/9781137006615
Hardcover ISBN
978-0-230-29308-3
Softcover ISBN
978-1-349-33273-1
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
VI, 229
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