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Library of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication Data
Sanyal, Debarati, 1969–
The violence of modernity : Baudelaire, irony, and the politics of form / Debarati Sanyal.
p. cm. — (Parallax, re-visions of culture and society) Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN 0-8018-8308-3 (hardcover : alk. paper)
1. Baudelaire, Charles, 1821–1867—Criticism and interpretation. 2. Violence in literature. I. Title. II. Series: Parallax (Baltimore, Md.)
A catalog record for this book is available from the British Library.