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The Resource Great authors of the western literary tradition, (sound recording)

Great authors of the western literary tradition, (sound recording)

Label
Great authors of the western literary tradition
Title
Great authors of the western literary tradition
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This series presents some of the finest teachers in America, lecturing on some of the greatest literature ever written
Member of
Accompanying matter
instructional materials
Cataloging source
TEF
Dewey number
809
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
PN86
LC item number
.G73 2005b
Literary text for sound recordings
lectures speeches
PerformerNote
Lecturers: James A. W. Heffernan, Susan Sage Heinzelman, Ronald B. Herzman, Thomas F. X. Noble, Elizabeth Vandiver
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1956-
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  • Heffernan, James A. W
  • Heinzelman, Susan Sage
  • Herzman, Ronald B
  • Noble, Thomas F. X
  • Vandiver, Elizabeth
  • Teaching Company
Series statement
The great courses
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  • Literature
  • American literature
  • English literature
  • European literature
Label
Great authors of the western literary tradition, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Compact discs
Accompanying material
7 course guidebooks (22 cm)
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • pt. 1. Near Eastern and Mediterranean foundations. Foundations -- The epic of Gilgamesh -- Genesis and the documentary hypothesis -- The Deuteronomistic history -- Isaiah -- Job -- Homer : Iliad -- Homer : 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
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
42 sound discs (ca. 2520 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781565859760
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
  • 2100
  • 2101--2107
Special playback characteristics
unknown
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Great authors of the western literary tradition, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
Compact discs
Accompanying material
7 course guidebooks (22 cm)
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • pt. 1. Near Eastern and Mediterranean foundations. Foundations -- The epic of Gilgamesh -- Genesis and the documentary hypothesis -- The Deuteronomistic history -- Isaiah -- Job -- Homer : Iliad -- Homer : 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
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
42 sound discs (ca. 2520 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781565859760
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
  • 2100
  • 2101--2107
Special playback characteristics
unknown
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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