Text books for the course

We will be using the following main text books in this course:

Oscar Wilde, The Complete Works of Oscar Wilde. Introd. by Merlin Holland.  New York: HarperCollins, 2003. ISBN-10: 0007144369, ISBN-13: 978-0007144365.  Tip: You can buy either the paperback or electronic edition for this course.  If you buy an electronic edition of Wilde’s works (Kindle or other tablet platform), please make sure it’s this one, as they all differ substantially in the texts they include.

Rachilde, Monsieur Vénus.  Ed. and introd. by Liz Constable and Melanie C. Hawthorne, trans. by Melanie C. Hawthorne.  New York: The Modern Language Association of America, 2004.  ISBN-10: 0873529308, ISBN-13: 978-0873529303.

Joris-Karl Huysmans, Against Nature. Ed. by Nicholas White, trans. by Margaret Mauldon.  Reissue ed.  New York: Oxford University Press,  2009. ISBN-10: 0199555117, ISBN-13: 978-0199555116.

Charles Baudelaire, The Flowers of Evil; Les Fleurs du Mal [English trans. facing French original]. Introd. by Jonathan Culler, trans. by James N. McGowan. New York: Oxford University Press, 2008. ISBN-10: 0199535582, ISBN-13: 978-0199535583.

André Gide, The Immoralist Trans. by Richard Howard.  Vintage, 1996. ISBN-10: 0679741917, ISBN-13: 978-0679741916.

Gustave Flaubert, The Temptation of Saint Anthony.  Introd. by Michel Foucault, trans. by Lafcadio Hearn. New York: Modern Library (Random House), 2002. ISBN-10: 0375759123, ISBN-13: 978-0375759123.

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