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Gaston Bachelard

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The Poetics of Reverie

Written by Gaston Bachelard


Format: Trade Paperback, 224 pages
Publisher: Beacon Press
On Sale: June 1, 1971
Price: $23.00

In this, his last significant work, an admired French philosopher provides extraordinary meditations on the relation between the imagining consciousness and the world, positing the notion of reverie as its most dynamic point of reference. Read more >

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The Poetics of Space

Written by Gaston Bachelard


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
Publisher: Beacon Press
On Sale: April 1, 1994
Price: $16.00

“A magical book. . . . A prism through which all worlds from literary creation to housework to aesthetics to carpentry take on enhanced-and enchanted-significances. Every reader of it will never see ordinary spaces in ordinary ways. Instead the reader will see with the soul of the eye, the glint of... Read more >

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The Psychoanalysis of Fire

Written by Gaston Bachelard


Format: Trade Paperback, 128 pages
Publisher: Beacon Press
On Sale: January 30, 1987
Price: $20.00

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