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Great authors of the western literary tradition. / Parts 1-7

Author: James A W HeffernanSusan Sage HeinzelmanRonald B HerzmanThomas F X NobleElizabeth VandiverAll authors
Publisher: Chantilly, VA : Teaching Co., 2004.
Series: Great courses (Compact disc), Literature & English Language.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : English : 2nd ed
Database:WorldCat
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Features some of the finest college professors in America, lecturing on literature written from biblical times to the modern era.
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Material Type: Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: James A W Heffernan; Susan Sage Heinzelman; Ronald B Herzman; Thomas F X Noble; Elizabeth Vandiver; Teaching Company.
ISBN: 1565859766 9781565859760
OCLC Number: 741214096
Notes: In two containers (33 cm.).
"Course no. 2100" --from disc label.
Eighty-four lectures lasting 30 min. each.
Performer(s): Lecturers: James A.W. Heffernan, Susan Sage Heinzelman, Ronald B. Herzman, Thomas F. X. Noble, Elizabeth Vandiver.
Description: 42 sound discs (ca. 2520 min.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 course guidebook (xii, 594 p., 22 cm.).
Details: Compact discs.
Contents: pt. 1. Near Eastern and Mediterranean foundations. Foundations --
The epic of Gilgamesh --
Genesis and the documentary hypothesis ; The Deuteronomistic history--
Isaiah --
Job --
Homer, the Iliad --
Homer, the Odyssey --
Sappho and Pindar --
Aeschylus --
Sophocles --
Euripides --
pt. 2. Literature of the classical world. Herodotus --
Thucydides --
Aristophanes --
Plato --
Menander and Hellenistic literature --
Catullus and Horace --
Virgil --
Ovid --
Livy, Tacitus, Plutarch --
Petronius and Apuleius --
The Gospels --
Augustine --
pt. 3. Literature of the Middle Ages. Beowulf --
The song of Roland --
El Cid --
Tristan and Isolt --
The romance of the rose --
Dante Alighieri, life and works --
Dante Alighieri, The divine comedy --
Petrarch --
Giovanni Boccaccio --
Sir Gawain and the green knight --
Geoffrey Chaucer, life and works --
Geoffrey Chaucer, The Canterbury tales --
pt. 4. Literature of the Renaissance. Christine de Pizan --
Erasmus --
Thomas More --
Michel de Montaigne --
François Rabelais --
Christopher Marlowe --
William Shakespeare, The merchant of Venice --
William Shakespeare, Hamlet ; Lope de Vega --
Miguel de Cervantes --
John Milton --
Blaise Pascal --
pt. 5. Neoclassic literature and the 18th century. Molière --
Jean Racine --
Sister Juana Inés de la Cruz --
Daniel Defoe --
Alexander Pope --
Jonathan Swift --
Voltaire --
Jean-Jacques Rousseau --
Samuel Johnson --
Denis Diderot --
William Blake --
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe --
pt. 6. Literature of the 19th century. William Wordsworth --
Jane Austen --
Stendhal --
Herman Melville --
Walt Whitman --
Gustave Flaubert --
Charles Dickens --
Fyodor Dostoevsky --
Leo Tolstoy --
Mark Twain - Thomas Hardy - Oscar Wilde --
pt. 7. Modern literature. Henry James --
Joseph Conrad --
William Butler Yeats --
Marcel Proust --
James Joyce - Franz Kafka --
Virginia Woolf --
William Faulkner --
Bertolt Brecht --
Albert Camus --
Samuel Beckett --
Conclusion.
Series Title: Great courses (Compact disc), Literature & English Language.
Responsibility: Teaching Company.

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Features some of the finest college professors in America, lecturing on literature written from biblical times to the modern era.

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