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The Resource The spirit of tragedy

The spirit of tragedy

Label
The spirit of tragedy
Title
The spirit of tragedy
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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1905-1980
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Muller, Herbert J.
Dewey number
808.2
Index
no index present
LC call number
PN1892
LC item number
.M7
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Tragedy
  • Tragedy
Label
The spirit of tragedy
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
Nature of tragedy: Problem of definition -- Philosophical implications -- Beginnings of tragedy: Ritual origins -- Homeric poems -- Greek tragedy: Cultural background -- Aeschylus, the pioneer -- Sophocles -- Euripides, the rebel -- Epilogue: Decline to Seneca -- Elizabethan tragedy: Medieval and Renaissance background -- Beginnings: Marlowe -- Shakespeare -- Decline to the restoration -- Neo-classical tragedy: Age of Louis XIV -- "Great and good" Corneille -- "Tender" Racine -- Age of Enlightenment -- Modern tragedy: Peculiar issues -- Romantic tragedy: Wagner -- Bourgeois tragedy: Ibsen -- Naturalistic tragedy: Strindberg and Hauptmann -- Realism of Chekhov -- Poetic drama: T. S. Eliot -- Existentialist tragedy: Sartre -- Tragedy in America: O'Neill -- Conclusion: Some contrasts with the ancient East -- Value of tragedy
Control code
ocm00330337
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed..
Extent
335 p.
Lccn
56005795
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 9390
  • (OCoLC)330337
Label
The spirit of tragedy
Publication
Contents
Nature of tragedy: Problem of definition -- Philosophical implications -- Beginnings of tragedy: Ritual origins -- Homeric poems -- Greek tragedy: Cultural background -- Aeschylus, the pioneer -- Sophocles -- Euripides, the rebel -- Epilogue: Decline to Seneca -- Elizabethan tragedy: Medieval and Renaissance background -- Beginnings: Marlowe -- Shakespeare -- Decline to the restoration -- Neo-classical tragedy: Age of Louis XIV -- "Great and good" Corneille -- "Tender" Racine -- Age of Enlightenment -- Modern tragedy: Peculiar issues -- Romantic tragedy: Wagner -- Bourgeois tragedy: Ibsen -- Naturalistic tragedy: Strindberg and Hauptmann -- Realism of Chekhov -- Poetic drama: T. S. Eliot -- Existentialist tragedy: Sartre -- Tragedy in America: O'Neill -- Conclusion: Some contrasts with the ancient East -- Value of tragedy
Control code
ocm00330337
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed..
Extent
335 p.
Lccn
56005795
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 9390
  • (OCoLC)330337

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