Domnei a Comedy of Women Worship

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Kessinger Publishing, Apr 1, 2005 - Fiction - 228 pages
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1920. From the Preface: That vision, dominating Mr. Cabell's pages, the record of his revealed idealism, brings specially to Domnei a beauty finely escaping the dusty confusion of any present. It is a book laid in a purity, a serenity, of space above the vapors, the bigotry and engendered spite, of dogma and creed. True to yesterday, it will be faithful of tomorrow; for, in the evolution of humanity, not necessarily the turn of a wheel upward, certain qualities have remained at the center, undisturbed. And, of these, none is more fixed than an abstract love. See other titles by this author available from Kessinger Publishing.

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User Review  - DinadansFriend - LibraryThing

Cabell's style is a pleasure for me to read. The two tales in this Ballantine reprint are good light entertainment. He's fairly honest about women IMHO. The stories, were originally published in 1913 and 1920. The second story is "Music Beyond the Moon" Read full review

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User Review  - Bjace - LibraryThing

I'm not sure what I expected when I decided to read this. At the time I was looking for novels which gave the reader an idea of the intellectual climate of a century ago. I had no idea what the title ... Read full review

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