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The desire and pursuit of the whole.

Frederick William Rolfe

The desire and pursuit of the whole.

by Frederick William Rolfe

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Published in [New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Series"A New Directions book", New Directions book
The Physical Object
Pagination299 p.
Number of Pages299
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14075937M
LC Control Number53010680

The Desire and Pursuit of the Whole by Corvo, Baron and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Pursuit of the Whole Looks at Jimmie Trimble in comparison to Vidal Gore from the day they met at boarding school at the age of 12, until Trimble's death at 19 years in World War II.

For this reason – libel and calumny – and because of his lack of popularity, many of his writings have been destroyed. Maundy Gregory is desperate for any original manuscript, but in particular for a novel Rolfe wrote in Venice. The title is ‘The Desire and Pursuit of the Whole’, which references both Plato and Aristophanes. THE DESIRE AND PURSUIT OF THE WHOLE: A ROMANCE OF MODERN VENICE. [New York]: A New Directions Book, []. Octavo, boards. First U.S. edition. A extraordinary romance first published in by this eccentric homosexual writer about Nicholas Crabbe (Rolfe's alter ego) living in poverty in Venice who falls in love with Zilda, the boyish girl. the desire and pursuit of the whole a romance of modern venice with an introduction by a.j.a. symons.

  The desire and pursuit of the whole: A romance of modern Venice, Bookseller Image. View Larger Image The desire and pursuit of the whole: A romance of modern Venice, Established in High Street Books is a used book shop also selling records, CDs and comics. We are in New Mills on the edge of the Peak district. Visit Seller's. The Desire and Pursuit of the Whole is a scurrilous sensual fantasy, a vindication of a man who felt betrayed by his friends, and a testament to a fervent affection for the city of Venice. Highly autobiographical, it chronicles the hectic descent of Nicholas Crabbe into destitution and starvation amongst the glories of Venice/5(3).   Desire and Pursuit of the Whole is notable for not only the Warhol jacket, but also a Introduction by W.H. Auden. Someone in the office really likes the hair on the woman for Love is a Pie. Works by both Maude Hutchins and Baron Corvo have been reissued as Classics by the New York Review of Books.


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