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Read online Jurgen (The Biography of Manuel, #7).pdf PDF, EPUB, MOBI, TXT, DOC Jurgen (The Biography of Manuel, #7) One of the most talked about works of the s this compelling fantasy recounts the odyssey of a middle aged pawnbroker who regains his youth for a year of amorous adventures Jurgen s allegorical journey leads through a supernatural dreamscape to romances with Guenevere and The Lady of the Lake and confrontations with God and the Devil This edition of Cabell s witty and irreverent landmark of modern fiction contains the full text of the revised and definitive version of together with striking full page illustrations by Frank Pap by James Branch Cabell

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Jurgen  (The Biography of Manuel, #7)
Title:Jurgen (The Biography of Manuel, #7)
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ISBN:0486235076
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Number of Pages:346
Category:Fiction, Classics, Fantasy, Humor, Literature
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James Branch Cabell was an American author of fantasy fiction amp belles lettres He worked from to as a newpaper reporter in New York City but returned to Richmond in where he worked several months on the staff of the Richmond News In seven of his first stories appeared in national magazines amp over the next decade he wrote many short stories amp articles contributing to nationally published magazines including Harper s Monthly Magazine amp the Saturday Evening Post as well as carrying out extensive research on his family s genealogy In the early s he became the leader of a group of writers known as The James Branch Cabell School which included H L Mencken Carl Van Vechten Elinor Wylie etc He was elected to the American Academy of Arts amp Sciences in Amongst his best known works are The Eagle s Shadow The Cords of Vanity A Comedy of Shirking amp The Rivet in Grandfather s Neck A Comedy of Limitations, Figures of Earth A Comedy of Appearances is a fantasy novel or ironic romance by James Branch Cabell set in the imaginary French province of Poictesme during the first half of the th century The book follows the earthly career of Dom Manuel the Redeemer from his origins as a swineherd thru his elevation to the rank of Count of Poictesme to his death It forms the nd volume of Cabell s gigantic Biography of the Life of Manuel br The other saying Manuel replied I cannot utter Yet I wish I were not forced to confess this It sounds badly At all events I love Niafer better than I love any other person but I do not value Niafer s life more highly than I value my own life amp it would be nonsense to say so No my life is very necessary to me amp there is a geas upon me to make a figure in this world before I leave it, The Silver Stallion A Comedy of Redemption, No description available