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Axël by Villiers De L'Isle-Adam

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Axël is a drama by French writer Auguste Villiers de l'Isle-Adam, published in 1890. It was influenced by his participation in the Paris Commune, the Gnostic philosophy of Georg Hegel as well as the works of Goethe and Victor Hugo. It begins in an occult castle. The Byronic hero Axël meets a Germanic princess. After an initial conflict they fall in love. They speak of the amazing journeys they plan to have. But they realize that life will never measure up to their dreams. They then commit suicide.

A copy in good condition. Pages tanned, some sun fading to cover.

Item details

Author(s):
Villiers De L'isle-Adam
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
21x15cm
Edition:
1986 Edition
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
0948166053
Number of pages:
175
Publisher:
The Soho Book Company
Title:
Axël

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Axël is a drama by French writer Auguste Villiers de l'Isle-Adam, published in 1890. It was influenced by his participation in the Paris Commune, the Gnostic philosophy of Georg Hegel as well as the works of Goethe and Victor Hugo. It begins in an occult castle. The Byronic hero Axël meets a Germanic princess. After an initial conflict they fall in love. They speak of the amazing journeys they plan to have. But they realize that life will never measure up to their dreams. They then commit suicide.

A copy in good condition. Pages tanned, some sun fading to cover.

Author(s):
Villiers De L'isle-Adam
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
21x15cm
Edition:
1986 Edition
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
0948166053
Number of pages:
175
Publisher:
The Soho Book Company
Title:
Axël

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