Pixer court and the French Romantic Drama Primary Source Edition

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Author: Alexander Lacey

Publisher: Nabu Press

ISBN: 1293459712


Page: 90

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Pixerecourt and the French Romantic Drama

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Author: Alexander Lacey

Publisher: Sagwan Press

ISBN: 1340090368


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French Dramatists 1789 1914

André Billaz , “ Mélodrame et littérature : le cas de Pixerécourt , " Revue des
sciences humaines , 41 ( April - June 1976 ) ... 61 - 85 ; Alexander Lacey ,
Pixerécourt and the French Romantic Drama ( Toronto : University of Toronto
Press , 1928 ) ...

Author: Gale Cengage

Publisher: Detroit, MI : Gale Research

ISBN: UOM:49015003015873

Category: Literary Criticism

Page: 481

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Essays on French dramatists writing during a period when Paris and the provinces saw thousands of dramatic works in a myriad of genres. These plays offered not only entertainment, but broached serious political and social issues as well, during a time of government censorship. Includes information on the various forms of theatrical entertainment, and the various types of playwriting, including melodrama, romantic drama, tragedies, comedies and realistic dramas.

The Tudors in French Drama

Besides a host of mélodrames , we have vaudevilles , scènes historiques , and
romantic dramas à la Dumas and Victor Hugo , which ... 16 Alexander Lacey ,
Pixerécourt and the French Romantic Drama , University of Toronto Press , 1928 ,
p .

Author: Louise Alfreda Hill


ISBN: STANFORD:36105038035106

Category: French drama

Page: 176

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A Companion to European Romanticism

Lemercier's subjects in Pinto and C olomh illustrate one of the distinguishing
features of French Romantic drama: its ... Like Lemercier, Rene-Charles Guilbert
de Pixérécourt, the father of French melodrama, frequently wove modern
historical ...

Author: Michael Ferber

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 9781405154536

Category: Literary Criticism

Page: 600

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This companion is the first book of its kind to focus on the wholeof European Romanticism. Describes the way in which the Romantic Movement swept acrossEurope in the early nineteenth century. Covers the national literatures of France, Germany, Italy,Poland, Russia and Spain. Addresses common themes that cross national borders, such asorientalism, Napoleon, night, nature, and the prestige of thefragment. Includes cross-disciplinary essays on literature and music,literature and painting, and the general system of Romanticarts. Features 35 essays in all, from leading scholars in America,Australia, Britain, France, Italy, and Switzerland.

French Grand Opera

Guilbert de Pixérécourt , René Charles . " Le Mélodrame . ” Paris ou le ... de l '
Auteur sur le Mélodrame . ” In Pixérécourt , Théâtre choisi , IV . ... Lacey ,
Alexander : Pixérécourt and the French Romantic Drama . Toronto , 1928 .
Lacroix , Paul .

Author: William Loran Crosten


ISBN: UOM:39015009774467

Category: Opera

Page: 162

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History of the Theatre

The Theatre in Nineteenth - Century Spain . Cambridge , 1994 . HEMMINGS , F .
W . J . The Theatre Industry in 19th Century France . Cambridge , 1993 . LACEY ,
ALEXANDER . Pixérécourt and the French Romantic Drama . Toronto , 1928 .

Author: Oscar Gross Brockett

Publisher: Pearson College Division

ISBN: STANFORD:36105132190831

Category: Performing Arts

Page: 688

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Known as the "bible" of theatre history, Brockett and Hildy's History of the Theatre is the most comprehensive and widely used survey of theatre history in the market. This 40th Anniversary Edition retains all of the traditional features that have made History of the Theatre the most successful text of its kind, including worldwide coverage, more than 530 photos and illustrations, useful maps, and the expertise of Oscar G. Brockett and Franklin J. Hildy, two of the most widely respected theatre historians in the field. As with every edition, the text reflects the current state of knowledge and brings the history of theatre up to the present. This tenth edition continues to provide the most thorough and accurate assessment of theatre history available.

A Companion to Tragedy

By respecting the formal norms and traditions of French neoclassical tragedy, the
playwright may have hoped to ... Pixérécourt's melodramas differed from both
neoclassical tragedies and romantic drama, however, by their emphasis on
pathos ...

Author: Rebecca Bushnell

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 9781405141420

Category: Literary Criticism

Page: 568

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A Companion to Tragedy is an essential resource for anyone interested in exploring the role of tragedy in Western history and culture. Tells the story of the historical development of tragedy from classical Greece to modernity Features 28 essays by renowned scholars from multiple disciplines, including classics, English, drama, anthropology and philosophy Broad in its scope and ambition, it considers interpretations of tragedy through religion, philosophy and history Offers a fresh assessment of Ancient Greek tragedy and demonstrates how the practice of reading tragedy has changed radically in the past two decades

Melodrama Unveiled

... Guilbert de Pixerecourt: sa vie, son melodrame, sa technique et son influence (
Paris, 1912); Alexander Lacey, Pixerecourt and the French Romantic Drama (
Toronto, 1928); O. G. Brockett, "Pixerecourt and Unified Productions,"
Educational ...

Author: David Grimsted





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Period Style for the Theatre

Another beautifully illustrated volume in full color covering decorative design in
France from 1660 to 1790 , with especially good treatment of the period from
1775 to 1790 . Canaday ... Pixérécourt and the French Romantic Drama . Toronto

Author: Douglas A. Russell

Publisher: Allyn & Bacon

ISBN: UOM:39015013367969

Category: Performing Arts

Page: 375

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French Literature Classification schedule classified listing by call number chronological listing

Pixerécourt and the French romantic drama . Toronto , 1928 . 41586.28.12 Heel ,
Franz . Guilbert de Pixerécourt . Erlangen , 1912 . 41586.28.15 Pixerécourt ,
R.C.G. dc . Robinson Crusoé . Paris , 1805 . 41586.28.20 Pixerécourt , R.C.G. de

Author: Harvard University. Library


ISBN: UCSC:32106020067697

Category: Classification

Page: 1288

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The Diaries of Giacomo Meyerbeer The last years 1857 1864

France musicale 6 ( 1847 ) : 44 46 ; 7 ( 1847 ) : 49 – 51 ; 8 ( 1847 ) ; 58 – 59 .
Pixérécourt and the French Romantic Drama . Toronto : University of Toronto
Press , 1928 .

Author: Giacomo Meyerbeer

Publisher: Fairleigh Dickinson Univ Press

ISBN: 0838638457

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 718

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Volume 4 is devoted to the last years (1857-64); while age and declining health saw a waning of the composer's personal optimism. It contains a series of glossaries listing his compositions and the musical and theatrical works he attended throughout his life, as well as a bibliography.

Encyclopaedia Britannica a New Survey of Universal Knowledge

In 1937 he gave his valuable art collection and a gallery Lacey , Pixérécourt and
the French Romantic Drama ( Toronto , 1928 ) ; in Washington , D . C . , to the
nation . Jules Marsan , " Le Mélodrame et Guilbert de Pixérécourt , " Revue
Mellon ...



ISBN: MINN:31951002002000F



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