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remains

(rĭ-mānz′)
pl.n.
1. All that is left after other parts have been taken away, used up, or destroyed.
2. A dead body or parts of a dead body.
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Landon, 'The Female Portrait Gallery', in Laman Blanchard, The Life and Literary Remains of L.E.L., Vol.
The failures point beyond the unfinished novel toward a third strategy only intimated in Musil's literary remains. What Musil terms an "inductive ethos" involves abandoning the quest for a life completely reconciled on the basis of purely ethical experience for one organized, instead, "with a host of practical, pragmatic considerations" and guided by "the hybrid reality of conflicting claims and perspectives of different spheres in the modern world" (167).
(8) Edward VI, Literary Remains of King Edward the Sixth, ed.
Ostensibly, the narrator here searches for answers about a relationship with a gifted former student, an aspiring poet who now, after some twenty years of their having led separate lives, has passed away and, to her great surprise, willed her entire literary remains to the narrator.
This reprint of Petrushevskaya's 1992 novel purports to present Anna's literary remains, dubbed "Notes from the edge of the table." In their harassed, frequently sarcastic reflections, life appears reduced to a series of strains taken and accommodations made, her troubled story mirroring that of the society collapsing about her.
Anyway, she did walk me in there and showed me his literary remains and then, speaking of the novel, said, "Beginning, middle, and end.
The profusion of metres and poetic forms used, as well as the traveler's descriptions of epic and poetic performances in Multan, make the poem an important document from a period whose literary remains lie largely undiscovered and unedited in manuscript archives.
Nevertheless, his whole method relies on inferring autobiographical elements in these literary remains. His book suggests recurrent themes in Waugh's life and work: a 'lifelong interest in entropy and the fragility of civilization'; the 'suffering of innocents' (p.
The use of material from witnesses, the libro cerimoniale of Florence and the literary remains, all give a vitality to this material which brings those fifteenth-century moments truly alive.
If Porphyry's books were destroyed, how can Hoffmann claim to be publishing "the literary remains" of Porphyry's writings?
had access to Peterson's literary remains in Turin.
In 1883 he published a two-volume work entitled The Life, Letters and Literary Remains of Edward Bulwer, Lord Lytton.