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French tragic drama in the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries.

by Geoffrey Brereton

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Published by Methuen; [distributed by Harper & Row Publishers, Barnes & Noble Import Division, New York in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • French drama (Tragedy) -- History and criticism

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. [294]-299.

    SeriesUniversity paperbacks, 498, A University paperback original
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPQ561 .B67 1973b
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 312 p.
    Number of Pages312
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5089469M
    ISBN 100416076300, 041678920X
    LC Control Number74160896

    As the “classical” period in French literary history, the late sixteenth and seventeenth centuries were just the ones when Jesuit drama had flourished. German literary historians, however, conceptualized their “classical” period as the era of Lessing, Schiller and Goethe, when a strong opposition against every feature of baroque culture. Vol. 28, No. 3, Autumn, French Tragic Drama in the Sixteenth and Seventeenth Centuries. by Geoffrey Brereton. French Tragic Drama in the Sixteenth and Seventeenth Centuries. by Geoffrey Brereton (pp. ) Review by: W. L. Wiley DOI: /

    Start studying Theatre History Final. Learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools. the finest French tragic actor of the late seventeenth century was: Michel Gueneguad. Pierre Corneille. In the mid-sixteenth century, a literary group known as the _____ was formed to further writing and culture. The Crisis of the Seventeenth Century collects nine essays by Trevor-Roper on the themes of religion, the Reformation, and social change. As Trevor-Roper explains in his preface, "the crisis in government, society, and ideas which occurred, both in Europe and in England, between the Reformation and the middle of the seventeenth century" constituted the crucible for what "went down in the.

    The History of Handreading - French Renaissance Chiromancy. In addition to the writings of Taisnier, two other French chiromancies are known from the sixteenth century, from the hand of Du Moulin and J Geber, published in Paris in and of these works are treatises which consider chiromancy in conjunction with physiognomy. James T. Dennison’s Reformed Confessions compiles English translations of Reformed confessions of the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries—in many cases, presenting them in the Anglo-Saxon vernacular for the first time. Such a collection provides the English-speaking world a richer and more comprehensive view of the emergence and maturation of Reformed theology in these centuries, with.


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Abstract. This book does not aim to be another survey of serious drama in seventeenth-century France. That task has been tackled in one way or another in several recent English books, among them Will G.

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