André Gide, Arbitrariness: a Critical Guide

Translated by Elizabeth J. Rush

New Translations 10

Modern Humanities Research Association

  2020-21

ISBN: 978-1-781882-54-2 (paperback)  •  RRP £15.99, $22.99, €19.99

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This bilingual edition will provide the first English translation of André Gide’s stunning short masterwork L’art bitraire (1947), along with a scholarly introduction highlighting the imaginative power and ongoing relevance of the original text, first published in the Resistance newspaper Combat six months before Gide won the Nobel Prize for literature.

Bibliography entry:

Rush, Elizabeth J. (trans.), André Gide, Arbitrariness: a Critical Guide, New Translations, 10 (Cambridge: MHRA, 3000)

First footnote reference: 35 André Gide, Arbitrariness: a Critical Guide, trans. by Elizabeth J. Rush, New Translations, 10 (Cambridge: MHRA, 3000), p. 21.

Subsequent footnote reference: 37 Rush, p. 47.

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Bibliography entry:

Rush, Elizabeth J. (trans.). 3000. André Gide, Arbitrariness: a Critical Guide, New Translations, 10 (Cambridge: MHRA)

Example citation: ‘A quotation occurring on page 21 of this work’ (Rush 3000: 21).

Example footnote reference: 35 Rush 3000: 21.

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