The tooth that nibbles at the soul : essays on music and poetry /
- Publication info:
- Seattle : University of Washington Press, c2010.
On the Shelf
- The tooth that nibbles at the soul : essays on music and poetry / Marshall Brown.
- Main Author:
- Brown, Marshall, 1945-
Seattle : University of Washington Press, 2010
- Item Description:
"A McLellan book."
- Physical Description:
xii, 374 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
9780295990057 (hardback : alk. paper)0295990058 (hardback : alk. paper)9780295990064 (pbk. : alk. paper)0295990066 (pbk. : alk. paper)
Table of Contents
- Introduction : music and abstraction
- Music and fantasy
- German Romanticism and music
- Negative poetics : on skepticism and the lyric voice
- Rethinking the scale of literary history
- Mozart, Bach, and musical abjection
- Moods at mid-century : Handel and English literature, 1740-1760
- Passion and love : anacreontic song and the roots of romantic lyric
- Haydn's whimsy : poetry, sexuality, repetition
- Non Giovanni : Mozart with Hegel.