Anatomy of criticism : four essays

In
  • ACLS Humanities E-Book.
  • URL: http://www.humanitiesebook.org/
Edition
  • First Princeton Paperback ed.
Published
  • Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press 2000, c1957
Physical description
xvi, 383 p. ; 22 cm.
ISBN
  • 0691069999 (pbk.)
Notes
  • Includes bibliographical references and index.
  • Reproduction available: Electronic text and image data. Ann Arbor, Mich. : University of Michigan, Michigan Publishing, 2013. Includes both TIFF files and keyword searchable text. ([ACLS Humanities E-Book]) Mode of access: Intranet.
  • Mode of access: World Wide Web.
  • Source of acquisition: Gift.
  • Online resource; title from PDF title page (ACLS Humanities, viewed June 6, 2014).
Contents
  • Polemical introduction -- First essay: Historical criticism: theory of modes : Fictional modes: introduction ; Tragic fictional modes ; Comic fictional modes ; Thematic modes -- Second essay: Ethical criticism: theory of symbols : Introduction ; Literal and descriptive phases: symbol as motif and as sign ; Formal phase: symbol as image ; Mythical phase: symbol as archetype ; Anagogic phase: symbol as monad -- Third essay: Archetypal criticism: theory of myths : Introduction ; Theory of archetypal meaning 1: apocalyptic imagery ; Theory of archetypal meaning 2: demonic imagery ; Theory of archetypal meaning 3: analogical imagery ; Theory of mythos: introduction ; The mythos of spring: comedy ; The mythos of summer: romance ; The mythos of autumn: tragedy ; The mythos of winter: irony and satire -- Fourth essay: Rhetorical criticism: theory of genres : Introduction ; The rhythm of recurrence: epos ; The rhythm of continuity: prose ; The rhythm of decorum: drama ; The rhythm of association: lyric ; Specific forms of drama ; Specific thematic forms (lyric and epos) ; Specific continuous forms (prose fiction) ; Specific encyclopaedic forms ; Rhetoric of non-literary prose -- Tentative conclusion.
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  • Electronic books.
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Language
  • English

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