Historical Dictionary of French Theater

Historical Dictionary of French Theater

Author: Edward Forman

Publisher: Scarecrow Press

ISBN: 0810874512

Category: Performing Arts

Page: 336

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The Historical Dictionary of French Theater relates the history of the French theater through a chronology, introduction, bibliography, and over 400 cross-referenced dictionary entries on authors, trends, genres, concepts, and literary and historical developments that played a central role in the evolution of French theater.
Historical Dictionary of French Theater
Language: en
Pages: 336
Authors: Edward Forman
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-04-27 - Publisher: Scarecrow Press

The Historical Dictionary of French Theater relates the history of the French theater through a chronology, introduction, bibliography, and over 400 cross-referenced dictionary entries on authors, trends, genres, concepts, and literary and historical developments that played a central role in the evolution of French theater.
Historical Dictionary of French Literature
Language: en
Pages: 626
Authors: John Flower
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-01-17 - Publisher: Scarecrow Press

Almost all of us know French literature, even if we don’t know French, because it is probably the second largest and certainly the most translated into English. And, even if we don’t read, we would have seen film and television versions (think Count of Monte-Cristo) and even a musical rendition
The History of France, 2nd Edition
Language: en
Pages: 310
Authors: W. Scott Haine Ph.D.
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-05-24 - Publisher: ABC-CLIO

Few nations have such a long and rich history as France. This indispensible volume covers political, economic, and cultural milestones throughout its long and fascinating history. • Includes a timeline of significant events in the history of France, providing students with an at-a-glance overview of France's history • Offers an
Historical Dictionary of French Theater
Language: en
Pages: 308
Authors: Edward Forman
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010 - Publisher: Historical Dictionaries of Lit

The term "French theater" evokes most immediately the glories of the classical period and the peculiarities of the Theater of the Absurd. It has given us the works of Corneille, Racine, and Moliere. In the Romantic era there was Alexander Dumas and surrealist works of Alfred Jarry, and then the
Historical Dictionary of German Theater
Language: en
Pages: 484
Authors: William Grange
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-06-17 - Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

This second edition of Historical Dictionary of German Theater covers German theater’s history through a chronology, an introductory essay, appendixes, and an extensive bibliography.