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The Resource Molière, a playwright and his audience, W.D. Howarth

Molière, a playwright and his audience, W.D. Howarth

Label
Molière, a playwright and his audience
Title
Molière, a playwright and his audience
Statement of responsibility
W.D. Howarth
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Howarth, W. D.
Dewey number
842/.4
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
PQ1860
LC item number
.H68 1982
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Major European authors
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Molière
  • French drama (Comedy)
  • Theater audiences
  • Reader-response criticism
  • Molière
  • Molière
  • Publikum
  • Komödie
Label
Molière, a playwright and his audience, W.D. Howarth
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: pages 316-319
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The background -- The formation of an actor -- 'Le premier farceur de France' -- The actor-manager -- Mascarille into Sganarelle -- A playwright and his audience -- Seventeenth-century audiences -- King and court -- Education and the professions -- The salons -- The honnêtes gens -- The player versus the gentlemen -- Comic drama before Molière -- Theory -- Practice -- The plays -- The legacy of farce -- From Mascarille to Scapin -- Sganarelle -- Comedy and character -- Plautus, Terence and Molière -- Seventeenth-century attitudes to character -- 'Ridicule en de certaines choses et honnête homme en d'autres' -- Laughter and 'le rire dans l'ame' -- From "Le cocu imaginaire" to "Le malade imaginaire" -- Dom Garcie into Alceste -- Visionnaires and femmes savantes -- The "Lettre sur l'imposteur" -- From satire to comedy of ideas -- 'La satire honnête et permise'? -- Marriage à la mode -- Molière and the doctors -- Tartuffe: satire or comedy? -- Dom Juan: Moliere's black comedy -- Comedy and ballet -- The court entertainments -- Le bourgeois gentilhomme and Le malade imaginaire -- The aesthetic of comedy -- The playwright as poet -- The prose plays -- The verse plays -- Molière's comic vision -- Raisonneurs and honnêtes gens -- Towards a comic catharsis -- Translation of French passages quoted -- Chronological list of Molière's plays, with the parts played by Molière -- List of members of Molière's company, with summary biographical information -- Analysis of performances by Moliere's company -- Plays by Molière -- Plays by other authors
Control code
7948068
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xiii, 325 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780521286794
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
81018173
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (WaOLN)22998
  • (OCoLC)7948068
Label
Molière, a playwright and his audience, W.D. Howarth
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: pages 316-319
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The background -- The formation of an actor -- 'Le premier farceur de France' -- The actor-manager -- Mascarille into Sganarelle -- A playwright and his audience -- Seventeenth-century audiences -- King and court -- Education and the professions -- The salons -- The honnêtes gens -- The player versus the gentlemen -- Comic drama before Molière -- Theory -- Practice -- The plays -- The legacy of farce -- From Mascarille to Scapin -- Sganarelle -- Comedy and character -- Plautus, Terence and Molière -- Seventeenth-century attitudes to character -- 'Ridicule en de certaines choses et honnête homme en d'autres' -- Laughter and 'le rire dans l'ame' -- From "Le cocu imaginaire" to "Le malade imaginaire" -- Dom Garcie into Alceste -- Visionnaires and femmes savantes -- The "Lettre sur l'imposteur" -- From satire to comedy of ideas -- 'La satire honnête et permise'? -- Marriage à la mode -- Molière and the doctors -- Tartuffe: satire or comedy? -- Dom Juan: Moliere's black comedy -- Comedy and ballet -- The court entertainments -- Le bourgeois gentilhomme and Le malade imaginaire -- The aesthetic of comedy -- The playwright as poet -- The prose plays -- The verse plays -- Molière's comic vision -- Raisonneurs and honnêtes gens -- Towards a comic catharsis -- Translation of French passages quoted -- Chronological list of Molière's plays, with the parts played by Molière -- List of members of Molière's company, with summary biographical information -- Analysis of performances by Moliere's company -- Plays by Molière -- Plays by other authors
Control code
7948068
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xiii, 325 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780521286794
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
81018173
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (WaOLN)22998
  • (OCoLC)7948068

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