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Tragic themes in Western literature /

seven essays by Bernard Knox [and others] edited with an introd. by Cleanth Brooks.

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Ed: Brooks, Cleanth
Published: New Haven : Yale University Press, 1955.
Topics: Tragedy. | Drama - History and criticism. | Drama - Themes, motives. | Théâtre - Histoire et critique. | Letterkunde. | Het tragische.
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Introduction / Cleanth Brooks -- Sophocles' Oedipus / Bernard Knox -- The world of Hamlet / Maynard Mack -- Samson Agonistes / Chauncey B. Tinker -- The tragedy of passion : Racine's Phèdre / Henri Peyre -- The tragic world of the Karamazovs / Richard B. Sewall -- Tragedy of idealism : Henrik Ibsen / Konstantin Reichardt -- The saint as tragic hero : Saint Joan and Murder in the Cathedral / Louis L. Martz.

Table of Contents for: Tragic themes in Western literature