The Poetics of Space

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Beacon Press, 1994 - Philosophy - 241 pages
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The classic book on how we experience intimate spaces.

"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 Gaston Bachelard." —from the foreword by John R. Stilgoe

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Contents

I
xv
II
3
III
38
IV
74
V
90
VI
105
VII
136
VIII
148
IX
183
X
211
XI
232
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Gaston Bachelard (1884-1963) is the author of The Poetics of SpaceThe Psychoanalysis of Fire, and The New Scientific Spirit

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