From The Book To The Book

Author: Edmond Jabès
Publisher: Wesleyan University Press
ISBN: 9780819562524
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There is no transcending the book, for "the beyond of the book is still the book."
Thus, the three volumes of The Book of Resemblances, coming in the wake of the
seven volumes of The Book of Questions, rewrite these books, or more
particularly repeat in perpetually different ways the trajectory of their themes, the
swervings of their endless questions, and the turnings of those "obsessional
words" that haunt Jabes's writing, words like "book," "God," "Jew," "vocable," "
question," "desert," ...

The Little Book Of Unsuspected Subversion

Author: Edmond Jabès
Publisher: Stanford University Press
ISBN: 9780804726849
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The Three Jacket Texts of the 'Book of Resemblances,' Restored to the Sand The
life and death of sand are but one and the same approach of day and night, freed
of time, for which the desert is cradle and final bed. It is on resemblance that sand
lives, of its speckled emptiness that it dies. The resemblance of one grain of sand
to another is perhaps that between shards of a mirror at the moment of shattering
and those of a mirror broken centuries ago. There is no resemblance save at ...

Family Resemblances

Author: Lowry Pei
Publisher: Vintage
ISBN: 9780394755281
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Fifteen-year-old Karen spends the summer with her unusual Aunt Augusta and learns many things about love, life, and the complexities of growing up.

Auschwitz And After

Author: Lawrence D. Kritzman
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1135231087
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19. Edmond Jabès, “Letter from Yukel to Sarah,” The Book of Margins, trans.
Rosmarie Waldrop (Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1993), p. 105. 20. The
Book of Margins, p. 173. 21. Edmond Jabès, The Book of Dialogue, trans.
Rosmarie Waldrop (Middletown: Wesleyan University Press, 1987), p. 20. 22.
Edmond Jabès, The Book of Resemblances, trans. Rosmarie Waldrop (
Middletown: Wesleyan University Press, 1990), pp. 48–49. 23. EdmondJabès (
Paris: Belfond, 1991), p.

Living In The Margins

Author: Terry A. Veling
Publisher: Wipf and Stock Publishers
ISBN: 1592440916
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398; The citation from “Reb” Derrida is from Derrida, Writing and Difference, p.75;
The Book of Resemblances, 1.60, 13. 1. Gustavo Gutiérrez, A Theology of
Liberation, p. xx. 2. In David Tracy's excellent article “On Naming the Present,”
Tracy shows how our present age is one that cannot name itself, though he posits
three main contenders: modernity, antimodernity and postmodernity. With respect
to postmodernity, scholars today recognize Exilic Hermeneutics 95 A
Commentary ...

The Work Of Mourning

Author: Jacques Derrida
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 0226143163
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These last four volumes of Le livre des questions were translated by Rosmarie
Waldrop as The Book of Questions, vol. 2 (Yaël, Elya, Aely, El or the Last Book).
Hanover: Wesleyan University Press, 1991. 1975 Çasuitsoncours. Vol.1 of
Lelivre desmarges.Montpellier:FataMorgana. 1976 Le livre des ressemblances.
Vol. 1 of Le livre des ressemblances. Paris: Gallimard. English translation, The
Book of Resemblances. Vol. 1 of The Book of Resemblances, trans. Rosmarie
Waldrop.

The Collected Early Poems And Plays

Author: Robert Duncan
Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 0520259262
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The Book of Resemblances, the very book you now open, is itself such an image,
become in turn an illustration of A Book of Resemblances, so that, like those
pictures within pictures or mirror reflections with mirror reflections that bewilder
our common sense and strike to fascinate our souls, from the inner reality of a
household, a room, a lamplight, and a book open upon a table, a translation has
been made and this book, illustrated by its text and its pictures, has been
projected to ...

The Schocken Book Of Modern Sephardic Literature

Author: Ilan Stavans
Publisher: Knopf Group E-Books
ISBN: 030749053X
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... 1993), The Book of Resemblances (1976; English, 1990), The Book of
Dialogue (1984; English, 1986), and The Book of Shares (1987; English, 1989).
The Sand: Complete Poems, 1943–1988 was published in French in 1990.
Jabès also wrote meditations on Paul Eluard and Paul Celan and a series of
conversations called From the Desert to the Book: Conversations with Marcel
Cohen (1980; English, 1990). The excerpts that follow are from The Book of
Questions, translated by ...