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Making way for genius
Kathleen Kete

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Making way for genius
the aspiring self in France from the old regime to the new
Kathleen Kete

Published 2012 by Yale University Press in New Haven .
Written in English.

Table of Contents

The aspiring self in France from the old regime to the new
Genius, Madame de Staël, and the soul of prodigious success
Vocation, Stendhal, and the art of living ethically
Destiny, cuvier, and post-revolutionary politics
Friendship matters; arguments from Egypt; coda on Napoleon
Ambition in post-revolutionary lives.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
944
Library of Congress
DC33.4 .K47 2012

The Physical Object

Pagination
p. cm.

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL25102160M
ISBN 13
9780300174823
LC Control Number
2011046015

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