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The dark comedy : the development of modern comic tragedy

Label
The dark comedy : the development of modern comic tragedy
Title
The dark comedy
Title remainder
the development of modern comic tragedy
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Styan, J. L
Dewey number
809.2
Index
no index present
LC call number
PN1861
LC item number
.S75
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Drama
  • Drama
  • Comédie. XXe s
  • Drame. XXe s
  • Théâtre. XXe s
  • Tragi-comédie. XXe s
  • Théâtre
  • Théâtre
Label
The dark comedy : the development of modern comic tragedy
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliography
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • TABLE OF CONTENTS -- On tears and laughter -- Form or formula? -- Euripides, medieval mystery plays -- Marlowe -- Shakespeare -- Moliere -- Tragedy and tragicomedy -- Types of comedy -- Naturalistic shading -- Early naturalism -- Portents in Ibsen -- Strindberg's naturalism -- Chekhov -- Analysis: The Cherry Orchard, Act IV -- The 'mood' play -- Towards tragic inversion -- A new freedom form -- Strindberg's dream plays -- The Shavian touch -- Synge and O'Casey -- Pirandello -- Analysis: Henry IV, Act III -- Counterpoint and hysteria -- Eliot's 'doubleness' -- Brecht's 'alienation' -- Anouilh -- Analysis: tragicomic counterpoint in Ardele and Colombe -- Tennessee Williams -- Beckett, Ionesco, and some others -- The dark comedy -- Involving the audience -- Irony as a controlling agent -- The comic-pathetic hero -- The dark tone -- Unholy joy: attitudes of dramatist and audience -- Didacticism and despair
  • Euripides -- Medieval mystery plays -- Marlowe -- Shakespeare -- Moliere -- Early naturalism -- Chekhov -- Analysis: The cherry orchard -- The mood play -- Strindberg's dream plays -- The Shavian touch -- Synge and O'Casey -- Pirandello -- Analysis: Henry IV, Act III -- Eliot's 'doubleness' -- Brecht's 'alienation' -- Anouilh -- Analysis: tragicomic counterpoint in Ardele and Columbe -- Tennessee Williams -- Beckett, Ionesco and some others -- The dark comedy
Control code
222885
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
303 pages
Lccn
62006947
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(WaOLN)825811
Label
The dark comedy : the development of modern comic tragedy
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliography
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • TABLE OF CONTENTS -- On tears and laughter -- Form or formula? -- Euripides, medieval mystery plays -- Marlowe -- Shakespeare -- Moliere -- Tragedy and tragicomedy -- Types of comedy -- Naturalistic shading -- Early naturalism -- Portents in Ibsen -- Strindberg's naturalism -- Chekhov -- Analysis: The Cherry Orchard, Act IV -- The 'mood' play -- Towards tragic inversion -- A new freedom form -- Strindberg's dream plays -- The Shavian touch -- Synge and O'Casey -- Pirandello -- Analysis: Henry IV, Act III -- Counterpoint and hysteria -- Eliot's 'doubleness' -- Brecht's 'alienation' -- Anouilh -- Analysis: tragicomic counterpoint in Ardele and Colombe -- Tennessee Williams -- Beckett, Ionesco, and some others -- The dark comedy -- Involving the audience -- Irony as a controlling agent -- The comic-pathetic hero -- The dark tone -- Unholy joy: attitudes of dramatist and audience -- Didacticism and despair
  • Euripides -- Medieval mystery plays -- Marlowe -- Shakespeare -- Moliere -- Early naturalism -- Chekhov -- Analysis: The cherry orchard -- The mood play -- Strindberg's dream plays -- The Shavian touch -- Synge and O'Casey -- Pirandello -- Analysis: Henry IV, Act III -- Eliot's 'doubleness' -- Brecht's 'alienation' -- Anouilh -- Analysis: tragicomic counterpoint in Ardele and Columbe -- Tennessee Williams -- Beckett, Ionesco and some others -- The dark comedy
Control code
222885
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
303 pages
Lccn
62006947
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(WaOLN)825811

Library Locations

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