The Just and the Lively

Not only did he want to keep the marvellous in the epic but he also wanted to create a new form of drama , the heroic play , which would embody all those aspects of the marvellous which he so much admired in the epic : the astonishing ...

The Just and the Lively

The Just and the Lively

John Dryden is the father of English literary criticism. In The Just and the Lively, Michael Werth Gelber provides a study of that criticism since Dryden's death almost 300 hundred years ago.

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The Just and the Lively
Language: en
Pages: 342
Authors: Michael Werth Gelber
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002 - Publisher: Manchester University Press

John Dryden is the father of English literary criticism. In The Just and the Lively, Michael Werth Gelber provides a study of that criticism since Dryden's death almost 300 hundred years ago.
Displaying the Marvelous
Language: en
Pages: 259
Authors: Lewis Kachur
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003 - Publisher: MIT Press

How the exhibition spaces of Surrealism anticipated installation art.
Making the Marvelous
Language: en
Pages: 250
Authors: Rori Bloom
Categories: LITERARY CRITICISM
Type: BOOK - Published: 2022 - Publisher: U of Nebraska Press

Rori Bloom demonstrates that Marie-Catherine d'Aulnoy (1652-1705) and Henriette-Julie de Murat (1670-1716) changed the stakes of the fairy tale: instead of inviting their readers to marvel at the magic that changes rags to riches, they enjoined them to acknowledge the skill that transforms raw materials into beautifully made works of
Tourism and the Night
Language: en
Pages: 126
Authors: Andrew Smith, Adam Eldridge
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-05-19 - Publisher: Routledge

Over recent decades, municipal authorities have promoted their cities as places boasting desirable night-time activities. Light festivals, museum lates, nightclubbing, and night markets extend the typical tourist experience into the night and have become a key part of the way some cities are branded. This anthology draws together research addressing
An Orthodox Festival Book in the Habsburg Empire
Language: en
Pages: 240
Authors: Jelena Todorovic
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-12-05 - Publisher: Routledge

A transcription and translation of Zaharje Orfelin's 1757 festival book, Festive Greeting to Mojsej Putnik, this book is one of the most comprehensive accounts of the festival life of the Orthodox hierarchy in the Habsburg lands. While the Festive Greeting remained just an outline for the spectacle and was never