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Published by W. Heinemann in London .
Written in English


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Edition Notes

Statementwith an introd. by Richard Aldington
SeriesThe Phoenix edition of D. H. Lawrence
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 443 p.
Number of Pages443
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14605450M
LC Control Number57004395

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Aug 06,  · The Plumed Serpent is no Son's and Lovers. This late Lawrence book is filled with long-winded, pretentious and repetitive passages of ersatz Aztec religious claptrap and equally ill-conceived mysticism about the savage Mexican Indian as a race. Couple these with a sort of proto-fascism, and one has a pretty nasty book/5(14). In addition to bridal gown trunk shows, The Plumed Serpent also hosts regular shows highlighting designer accessories and couture accents exclusive to Plumed Serpent brides. These special events invite Plumed Serpent brides to view collections that are often not otherwise available. The Plumed Serpent, typical for Lawrence, dramatizes the archetypal struggle of male and female forces, cosmic in scope, played out through individual characters. It is sometimes clear that these forces are equal in potency and at other times seems that the feminine principle is a bit too submissive for the modern taste. So be nuamooreaid.coms: The Plumed Serpent Bridal is a couture bridal boutique located in Westport, Connecticut that caters to the fashionable bride.

Sep 08,  · The Plumed Serpent has been called D. H. Lawrence’s “most politically controversial novel” (Krockel). Despite its fascinating plot and the brilliant prose readers expect from Lawrence, it’s been called every name modernists can sling at a book—fascist, sexist, racist, silly, offensive, propaganda, difficult, an embarrassment. The Plumed Serpent Bridal - Post Rd E, Westport, Connecticut - Rated based on 64 Reviews "I cannot say enough about the Plumed Serpent. I /5(64). Plumed Serpent - 4th St NW, Los Ranchos de Albuquerque, New Mexico - Rated 5 based on 2 Reviews "Wonderful collection of furniture, antiques, 5/5(2). The Plumed Serpent is set in Mexico in the s, an era of political turmoil, and centres on a revolutionary movement to revive the religion of the ancient Aztecs. The brilliant vision of place, the violent action and the rituals and myth for the new religion all combine to make it one of Lawrence's most vivid novels. The Cambridge edition establishes for the first time a meticulously edited 1/5(1).

D H Lawrence and ‘The Plumed Serpent’ Lawrence finished the first draft of his famous fantasy novel ‘The Plumed Serpent’ (first titled ‘Quetzalcoatl’) in June , in typical Lawrence style - inspired by, if not directly looking out over, a beautiful lake, sea or ocean: in this case, Lake Chapala, Jalisco, Mexico’s largest natural lake. I liked this book overall - it's basically an art history of the Plumed Serpent figure in Mexican history and culture. Roughly the first half of the book is exploring the appearances throughout different pre-Conquest indigenous cultures, and the second half explores the reactions to, interpretations of, and ideologies behind Quetzalcoatl in colonial and modern Mexico/5. As the two men conspire to revive the old Aztec religion and seize power, Kate is increasingly implicated in their 'blood consciousness', phallic propaganda and right-wing violence. 'The Plumed Serpent' abounds in the "politically incorrect": Lawrence retains his power to shock.2/5(2). Jan 28,  · The Plumed Serpent is a novel about an expatriate Irish woman named Kate, who travels to Mexico in order to escape the pain of losing her husband and the confusion of western culture, which spiritually lost because of industry, politics, corrupt religion,and lack of identity/5.