Djuna Barnes - The Antiphon - 1958

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Djuna Barnes - The Antiphon - 1958
Literature - Quantity: 1 - Dust jacket - Book

"The Antiphon" by Djuna Barnes

Faber & Faber, London - 1958 first UK edition first printing - 128p, 18cmx15cm - condition: very good, in an about fine first issue dust jacket.

The Antiphon (1958) is a three-act verse tragedy. Set in England in 1939 after the beginning of World War Two, the drama presents the Hobbs family reunion in the family's ancestral home, Burley Hall. The play features many of the themes or motifs that run through Barnes's work, including betrayal, familial relations, regression and transgression. The dialogue is highly stylized and poetic.

Lot details
Object
Book
Number of Books
1
Subject
Literature
Author/ Illustrator
Djuna Barnes
Book Title
The Antiphon
Condition
Very good
Publication year oldest item
1958
Edition
1st Edition
Language
English
Original language
Yes
Binding/ Material
Hardback
Extras
Dust jacket
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