Dylan's Visions of Sin

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Penguin Books, Limited, 2004 - Rock music - 517 pages
14 Reviews
'Structured around the concepts of sin, virtue and grace, Ricks's close reading and imaginative cross-referencing will indeed uncover meanings in Dylan's songs that would never have occurred to you' Anthony Quinn, Daily Telegraph ------------------------------------------------------------------------ 'Everything Ricks has to say about Dylan is original. Ricks is a critic who seems to be talking to you from within the work. He can turn the smallest niche in a poem or song into a vast cathedral of resonance and implication' Brian Appleyard, Sunday Times --------------------------------------------------------------- 'Ricks on Dylan is the best there is' New Yorker

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User Review  - James - Goodreads

Comprehensive and sometimes comprehensible. The book is original in its approach, important in its thesis, interesting, and really, really long. Ricks provides what we didn't know we lacked: a psycho ... Read full review

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User Review  - 5 - Goodreads

Wow ... awesome close analysis of Uncle Bob's lyrics ... no celebrity-gossip or simple j malarkey, just rhyme schemes and perspectives on content. The conceptual conceit - "visions of sin" - has very ... Read full review

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