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La-Bas

A Journey into the Self (Decadence from Dedalus)

by Joris-Karl Huysmans

  • 390 Want to read
  • 30 Currently reading

Published by Dedalus, .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • 19th century fiction,
  • Modern fiction,
  • Fiction - Adult,
  • Literary Criticism,
  • French,
  • Erotica - General,
  • European - French

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsBrendan King (Translator)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages320
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8654657M
    ISBN 101873982747
    ISBN 109781873982747

    CHAPITRE I Tu y crois si bien à ces idées−là, mon cher, que tu as abandonné l'adultère, l'amour, l'ambition, tous les sujets apprivoisés du roman moderne, pour écrire l'histoire de Gilles de Rais−et, après un silence, il ajouta. Là-bas (Down There) By. Joris-Karl Huysmans. 0 (0 Reviews) Free Download. Read Online. This book is available for free download in a number of formats - including epub, pdf, azw, mobi and more. You can also read the full text online using our .

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In many ways I find La Bas to be the perfect novel. It's dual structure, half Durtal's flirtation with Satanism due to his curiosity combined with book research (note the thematic similarity to Apuleius's Golden Ass!), and half the story of noble medieval knight and child murderer Gilles de Rais, the book that Durtal's writing, is captivating 4/5.

The Damned (La-Bas) (Penguin Classics) Paperback – Janu by Joris-Karl Huysmans (Author), Teresa Hale (Translator) out of 5 stars 16 ratings. See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions.

Price New from Cited by: 1. La-Bas (translated, "Down There") La-Bas book billed by the blurb-writer who did the back cover as "the classic of Satanism" thanks to a description (I warn you, it comes very, very late in the book; those seeking a quick fix of prurience should certainly look elsewhere) of a Black Mass/5(12).

Wikipedia Book - Là-bas. M4B Audiobook (MB) Download cover art Download CD case insert. Là-bas. Joris-Karl HUYSMANS ( - ), translated by Keene WALLIS (-) The plot of Là-Bas concerns the novelist Durtal, who is disgusted by the emptiness and vulgarity of the modern world.

He seeks relief by turning to La-Bas book study of the Middle Ages. The Project Gutenberg EBook of Là-bas, by J. Huysmans This eBook is for the use of anyone anywhere at no cost and with almost no restrictions whatsoever.

You may copy it, give it away or re-use it under the terms of the Project Gutenberg License included with this eBook or online at Title: Là-bas Author: J. Huysmans. Papa La-Bas book. Read 11 reviews from the world's largest community for readers.

The scene in Papa La-Bas is New Orleans in There, strong men, lov /5. Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project Gutenberg. This is hardly surprising, as there's no resolution. Rather, "La-Bas" is an ongoing and in-depth discussion of Satanism that cleverly leads us to think deeply about the broader and deeper issue of man's brutish nature and the tawdry society stemming from that nature.

Indeed, the book should be retitled "My Dinner with Carhaix."/5(5). The story of Là-Bas concerns the novelist Durtal who is disgusted by the emptiness and vulgarity of the modern world. He attempts to escape it by studying medieval topics and plans to write a biography about the 15th century murderer and devil-worshipper Gilles de Rais.

Through his contacts in Paris with Dr. Johannes, (modelled after Joseph-Antoine Boullan, a French Roman. The plot of Là-Bas concerns the novelist Durtal, who is disgusted by the emptiness and vulgarity of the modern world.

He seeks relief by. About The Damned (La Bas). Joris-Karl Huysmans’ shocking novel of an innocent’s descent into a world of depraved, blasphemous rituals Durtal, a shy, censorious man, is writing a biography of Gilles de Rais, the monstrous fifteenth-century child.

Bas-Lag is the fictional world in which several of English author China Miéville's novels are set. Bas-Lag is a world where both magic (referred to as "thaumaturgy") and steampunk technology exist, and is home to many intelligent races.

It is influenced by the themes and tropes of multiple genres of science fiction, fantasy, and horror. A redeeming feature, if one is required, is that Durtal begins in this book a pilgrimage; like Dante's hero, he begins this in a horrible and God-forsaken place.

For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the LibriVox catalog page for this recording. Published in"La-bas" is Huysmans' best-selling novel; its success was due, in part, to its sensational contents (descriptions of Satanism in late France.) It is in this novel that Huysmans' character, Durtal, is introduced for the first time.

This character is thought to be a semi-autobiographical depiction of the author and is used in his next three books which chart. Là-Bas, the book. 65 likes. No idea for Christmas Gift. SALE on "Là-Bas". Un instant de plus ici-bas (French Edition) by Hoffman, Alice and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Buy La-Bas by Joris Karl Huysmans online at Alibris.

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La-Bas by Joris-Karl Huysmans; 3 editions; First published in ; Subjects: Classic Literature, Fiction.Get this from a library! Là-bas. [J -K Huysmans] -- "At the novel's center is Durtal, a writer obsessed with the life of one of the blackest figures in history, Gilles de Rais--child murderer, sadist, necrophile and practitioner of all the black arts.