Diderot's Dialogue of Gesture and Language: Le Neveu de Rameau.
Columbus, OH: Ohio State University Press, 1969. 8vo. 228 pp. Text in English with heavy quotation of the french text. The first part of the book deals with the theories of language and gesture as they are suggested in the writings of Diderot. The secod part presents an interpretation of Le Neveu de Rameau focusing on the dialogue form of the work, locating its deepest meaning in the exchange between the psychic energies of the gesticulating Rameau and the symbolizing power of philosophie. Light wear to corners of cover. Dj rubbed, lightly worn at edges/corners, small tear in front cover seemlessly repaired with clear tape on the inside. Fine in Very Good+ dj Hard Cover (Item ID: 32990)