The Moral Obligation To Be Intelligent: Selected Essays

The Moral Obligation To Be Intelligent: Selected Essays

By: "Trilling, Lionel"

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"Tight, bright, clean, slight curl. 572 pages ""meditations on questions of morality, will, freedom, art and politics, rendered with a measurable elegance of prose..."""


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With this re-publication of Lionel Trilling's finest essays, Leon Wieseltier offers readers of many generations, a rich overview of Trilling's achievement. The exhilarating essays collected here include justly celebrated masterpieces - on "Mansfield Park" and on "Why We Read Jane Austen"; on Twain, Dos Passos, Hemingway, Isaac Babel; on Keats, Wordsworth, Eliot, Frost; on "Art and Neurosis"; and the famous Preface to Trilling's book "The Liberal Imagination."

Title: The Moral Obligation To Be Intelligent: Selected Essays

Author Name: "Trilling, Lionel"

Categories: essays,

Edition: (1st thus)

Publisher: NY, Farrar Strauss: 2001

ISBN Number: 0374527997

ISBN Number 13: 9780374527990

Binding: Trade Paperback

Book Condition: VERY GOOD+

lb: 2.10 lb

Seller ID: 88T001

Keywords: ESSAYS anthology LITERARY COLLECTIONS / Essays,