The Proverbial Eugene O'Neill

The Proverbial Eugene O'Neill

Author: George B. Bryan

Publisher: Greenwood

ISBN: UOM:39015040724315

Category: Literary Criticism

Page: 359

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Proverbial language figures prominently in the works of Eugene O'Neill (1883-1953), the recipient of four Pulitzer prizes and a Nobel laureateship for literature. This volume is an index to 2,059 proverbs, proverbial expressions, and proverbial comparisons in O'Neill's 50 dramas and numerous letters, articles, diaries, and notebooks. The work includes an introductory contextual history of proverbs in O'Neill's writings, a key-word index with citations of standard proverb dictionaries, and appendices showing the distribution and frequency of proverbial texts.
The Proverbial Eugene O'Neill
Language: en
Pages: 359
Authors: George B. Bryan, Wolfgang Mieder
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 1995 - Publisher: Greenwood

Proverbial language figures prominently in the works of Eugene O'Neill (1883-1953), the recipient of four Pulitzer prizes and a Nobel laureateship for literature. This volume is an index to 2,059 proverbs, proverbial expressions, and proverbial comparisons in O'Neill's 50 dramas and numerous letters, articles, diaries, and notebooks. The work includes
The Proverbial
Language: en
Pages: 306
Authors: Kevin J. McKenna
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009 - Publisher: Peter Lang

With more than one hundred-fifty books and three hundred published articles on proverb studies that have attracted wide attention of folklorists around the world, it is little wonder that international scholars look upon Wolfgang Mieder as the modern-day Pied Piper of paremiology. For this festschrift, some of the world's leading
A Dictionary of Anglo-American Proverbs & Proverbial Phrases, Found in Literary Sources of the Nineteenth and Twentieth Centuries
Language: en
Pages: 870
Authors: George B. Bryan, Wolfgang Mieder
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005 - Publisher: Peter Lang

Presents an assortment of Anglo-American proverbs and proverbial phrases found in nineteenth- and twentieth-century literature and provides full bibliographical information for each entry.
Who's who of Pulitzer Prize Winners
Language: en
Pages: 666
Authors: Elizabeth A. Brennan, Elizabeth C. Clarage
Categories: Reference
Type: BOOK - Published: 1999 - Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group

List Pulitzer Prize winners in thirty-nine different categories, arranged chronologically, with biographical and career information, selected works, other awards, and a brief commentary, along with material on Pulitzer.
Proverbs
Language: en
Pages: 304
Authors: Wolfgang Mieder
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004 - Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group

Defines and classifies proverbs, and explores their occurrence in oral tradition, literature, art, and popular culture.