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Comedy : an introduction to the theory of comedy in literature, drama, and cinema

Author: T G A Nelson
Publisher: Oxford [England] ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1990.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A wide range of novels, plays and films are discussed in this introduction to comic criticism. The author looks at recurring patterns of comedy, both in the classics and in more popular or commercial  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: T G A Nelson
ISBN: 0192192418 9780192192417 0192892207 9780192892201
OCLC Number: 64017232
Notes: "An OPUS book."
Description: 197 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: Laughter; comedy and related forms; marriage; procreation; death; rogue and trickster; dupers and duped; the fool; the language of comedy; reality and fantasy; reflexive comedy; absurd and existential comedy; festivity; laughter or harmony?
Responsibility: T.G.A. Nelson.

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