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The Resource French origins of English tragedy

French origins of English tragedy

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French origins of English tragedy
Title
French origins of English tragedy
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Richard Hillman applies to tragic patterns and practices in early modern England his long-standing critical preoccupation with English-French cultural connections in the period. With primary, though not exclusive, reference on the English side to Shakespeare and Marlowe, and on the French side to a wide range of dramatic and non-dramatic material, he focuses on distinctive elements that emerge within the English tragedy of the 1590s and early 1600s. These include the self-destructive tragic hero, the apparatus of neo-Senecanism (including the Machiavellian villain) and the confrontation betwee
Cataloging source
EBLCP
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Hillman, Richard
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Marlowe, Christopher / 1564-1593 / Criticism and interpretation
  • Shakespeare, William
  • Shakespeare, William
  • English drama (Comedy)
  • English drama (Tragedy)
  • English literature
  • DRAMA
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • English drama (Tragedy)
  • English literature
Label
French origins of English tragedy
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 97-104) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
9780719082764; 9780719082764; Copyright Page; Contents; Acknowledgements; Textual note; 1 Introduction; 2 On the generic cusp:Richard II, La Guisiade and the invention of tragic heroes; 3 Out of their classical depth:from pathos to bathos in early English tragedy; or, the comedy of terrors; 4 Staging the Judith jinx: heads or tales?; Works cited; Index
Control code
ocn818847446
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (129 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781781700044
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt15543tw
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)818847446
Label
French origins of English tragedy
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 97-104) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
9780719082764; 9780719082764; Copyright Page; Contents; Acknowledgements; Textual note; 1 Introduction; 2 On the generic cusp:Richard II, La Guisiade and the invention of tragic heroes; 3 Out of their classical depth:from pathos to bathos in early English tragedy; or, the comedy of terrors; 4 Staging the Judith jinx: heads or tales?; Works cited; Index
Control code
ocn818847446
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (129 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781781700044
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt15543tw
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)818847446

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