top_1_963_35.JPG
top_2_1.jpg top_2_2.jpg
 
 
  HOME   PUBLISH   DONATE   ABOUT   CONTACT   HELP   SEARCH  
 
   
Search Results
406 Results Found For: Literary Criticism
Display Text Only Results
Page: 41   <<    <   Amount of Results to Show: Sort by:
 
William Blake and the Moderns
William Blake and the Moderns (June 1983)
Robert J. Bertholf - Editor
Annette S. Levitt - Editor

Robert Bertholf and Annette Levitt have assembled thirteen essays that establish Blake as a "central voice molding modern literature and thought." The essays in this volume examine Blake's influence on modern poetry, the modern novel, and modern thought from various critical approaches. This collection maps out the lines of direct literary influences and indirect intellectual affinities that make up the tradition of enactedform. Through the use o...(Read More)
 
 
Fathers and Sons in Virgil's Aeneid
Fathers and Sons in Virgil's Aeneid (June 1982)
Tum Genitor Natum
M. Owen Lee - Author

Narrative summary of Virgil’s epic poem.

In this book, M. Owen Lee provides a comprehensive narrative summary of Virgil’s Aeneid and a personal account of his experience with the epic poem. Noting that Virgil is the writer most Latinists read early, live with, and often come to love late, Lee expresses a clear devotion to the poet’s work and relates how it has touched him throughout his lif...(Read More)
 
 
Anarchism in the Dramas of Ernst Toller
Anarchism in the Dramas of Ernst Toller (June 1980)
Michael Ossar - Author

This study shows how politics and art intermingled in the life and works of one of the most renowned playwrights of German Expressionism, a man who was in many senses paradigmatic of the non-communist Left in the Weimar Republic. Toller sought to preserve the sanctity of the individual against collectivist assaults from the Right and from the Left, but at the same time to meet the needs of a complex society. Ossar demonstrates that the playw...(Read More)
 
 
Meaning in Comedy
Meaning in Comedy (June 1975)
Studies in Elizabethan Romantic Comedy
John S. Weld - Author

The festive Elizabethan comedies constitute a unique and dazzling drama, yet they have seldom been studied as a genre, and, except for Shakespeare's plays, they are seldom interpreted. Although successive audiences have found these works delightful, critics at times regard them as rather trivial.

Professor Weld's book, which is based upon a challenging new view of sixteenth-century dramaturgy, results in a new understanding of the plays, and ...(Read More)
 
 
Guido da Pisa's Commentary on Dante's Inferno
Guido da Pisa's Commentary on Dante's Inferno (June 1974)
Vincenzo Cioffari - Editor

NO DESCRIPTIVE COPY AVAILABLE.
 
 
The Case for Shakespeare's Authorship of The Famous Victories, with the Complete Text of the Anonymous Play
The Case for Shakespeare's Authorship of The Famous Victories, with the Complete Text of the Anonymous Play (June 1961)
Seymour M. Pitcher - Author

In the opinion of the author, the anonymous sixteenth-century playscript entitled “The Famous Victories of Henry the Fifth” is actually one of the first efforts by the young but spirited dramatist, William Shakespeare. Produced about 1586—when the still unknown playwright-actor was 22 years old—the play in question is neither poetic nor highly distinguished. But Professor Pitcher, an ardent Shakespearean scholar, here...(Read More)
 
Page: 41   <<    <   Amount of Results to Show: Sort by:
 
bottom_1_963_35.jpg