Goethe's Faust

Goethe's Faust

The German Tragedy

Book - 1986
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Baker & Taylor
Provides a fresh interpretation of the nineteenth-century German masterpiece, describes Goethe's attitudes towards writers, composers, and artists, and suggests that he saw all art as a part of a tradition

Cornell University Press
Terence Brown juxtaposes such key topics as nationalism, industrialization, religion, language revival, and censorship with his assessments of the major literary and artistic advances to give us a lively and perceptive view of the Irish past. In the first two parts, he analyzes the ideas, images, and symbols that provided the Irish people with part of their sense of national identity. He considers in Part Three how these conceptions and aspirations fared in the new social order that evolved following the economic revival of the early 1960s.
Terence Brown juxtaposes such key topics as nationalism, industrialization, religion, language revival, and censorship with his assessments of the major literary and artistic advances to give us a lively and perceptive view of the Irish past. In the...

Publisher: Ithaca : Cornell University Press, 1986
ISBN: 9780801418341
0801418348
9780801493492
0801493498
Branch Call Number: 832 GOETHx BROWN
Characteristics: 263 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Alternative Title: Faust

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