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The light beyond / by Maurice Maeterlinck ; translated by Alexander Teixeira de Mattos.

The light beyond / by Maurice Maeterlinck ; translated by Alexander Teixeira de Mattos.

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Our eternity.
Creator: Maeterlinck, Maurice, 1862-1949 Teixeira de Mattos, Alexander, 1865-1921 Decorative Designers (Firm)
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Date: 1917.
Publisher: Dodd, Mead and Company,
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The "essays ... are taken [from] Our eternity, The unknown guest and The wrack of the storm"--P. vii.
Binding design, signed D[backward D], by Decorative Designers.
Translated from the French.
Introduction -- Our injustice to death -- Annihilation -- Communications with the dead -- The fate of our consciousness -- Two aspects of infinity -- Our fate in those infinities -- Conclusions -- The knowledge of the future -- Heroism -- On rereading Thucydides -- The dead do not die. -- In memoriam -- The life of the dead -- The war and the prophets -- The will of earth -- When the war is over.
Bookplate of Leonard and Lisa Baskin. Inscribed: A very Merry Christmas 1917 to Faith from Russell.
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vii, 299 p. ; 23 cm.
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Curatorial Area: Beinecke Library
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Blues: Color and Concept
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Object ID: 10697329
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