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The Resource Great authors of the western literary tradition, (sound recording)

Great authors of the western literary tradition, (sound recording)

Label
Great authors of the western literary tradition
Title
Great authors of the western literary tradition
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Features some of the finest college professors in America, lecturing on literature written from biblical times to the modern era
Member of
Accompanying matter
instructional materials
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
809
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
RZA 8425, etc.
Literary text for sound recordings
  • lectures speeches
  • instruction
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Lecturers: James A.W. Heffernan, Susan Sage Heinzelman, Ronald B. Herzman, Thomas F.X. Noble, Elizabeth Vandiver
Series statement
The great courses
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
Great authors of the western literary tradition, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Compact discs
  • In seven containers (23 cm.)
Accompanying material
7 course guidebooks (22 cm.)
Bibliography note
Booklets include bibliographical references
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
pt. 1. Near Eastern and Mediterranean foundations. Foundations ; The epic of Gilgamesh ; Genesis and the documentary hypothesis ; The Deuteronomistic history ; Isaiah ; Job ; Homer, the Iliad ; Homer, the Odyssey ; Sappho and Pindar ; Aeschylus ; Sophocles ; Euripides -- pt. 2. Literature of the classical world. Herodotus ; Thucydides ; Aristophanes ; Plato ; Menander and Hellenistic literature ; Catullus and Horace ; Virgil ; Ovid ; Livy, Tacitus, Plutarch ; Petronius and Apuleius ; The Gospels ; Augustine -- pt. 3. Literature of the Middle Ages. Beowulf ; The song of Roland ; El Cid ; Tristan and Isolt ; The romance of the rose ; Dante Alighieri, life and works ; Dante Alighieri, The divine comedy ; Petrarch ; Giovanni Boccaccio ; Sir Gawain and the green knight -- Geoffrey Chaucer, life and works -- Geoffrey Chaucer, The Canterbury tales -- pt. 4. Literature of the Renaissance. Christine de Pizan ; Erasmus ; Thomas More ; Michel de Montaigne ; François Rabelais ; Christopher Marlowe ; William Shakespeare, The merchant of Venice ; William Shakespeare, Hamlet ; Lope de Vega ; Miguel de Cervantes ; John Milton ; Blaise Pascal -- pt. 5. Neoclassic literature and the 18th century. Molière ; Jean Racine ; Sister Juana Inés de la Cruz ; Daniel Defoe ; Alexander Pope ; Jonathan Swift ; Voltaire ; Jean-Jacques Rousseau ; Samuel Johnson ; Denis Diderot ; William Blake ; Johann Wolfgang von Goethe -- pt. 6. Literature of the 19th century. William Wordsworth ; Jane Austen ; Stendhal ; Herman Melville ; Walt Whitman ; Gustave Flaubert ; Charles Dickens ; Fyodor Dostoevsky ; Leo Tolstoy ; Mark Twain ; Thomas Hardy ; Oscar Wilde -- pt. 7. Modern literature. Henry James ; Joseph Conrad ; William Butler Yeats ; Marcel Proust ; James Joyce ; Franz Kafka ; Virginia Woolf ; William Faulkner ; Bertolt Brecht ; Albert Camus ; Samuel Beckett ; Conclusion
Control code
5123569
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
12 in. diameter
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
42 sound discs
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781565859760
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Lccn
2005580821
Other control number
9791565859769
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
2100
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm61329879
  • (OCoLC)61329879
System details
Compact discs
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Great authors of the western literary tradition, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
  • Compact discs
  • In seven containers (23 cm.)
Accompanying material
7 course guidebooks (22 cm.)
Bibliography note
Booklets include bibliographical references
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
pt. 1. Near Eastern and Mediterranean foundations. Foundations ; The epic of Gilgamesh ; Genesis and the documentary hypothesis ; The Deuteronomistic history ; Isaiah ; Job ; Homer, the Iliad ; Homer, the Odyssey ; Sappho and Pindar ; Aeschylus ; Sophocles ; Euripides -- pt. 2. Literature of the classical world. Herodotus ; Thucydides ; Aristophanes ; Plato ; Menander and Hellenistic literature ; Catullus and Horace ; Virgil ; Ovid ; Livy, Tacitus, Plutarch ; Petronius and Apuleius ; The Gospels ; Augustine -- pt. 3. Literature of the Middle Ages. Beowulf ; The song of Roland ; El Cid ; Tristan and Isolt ; The romance of the rose ; Dante Alighieri, life and works ; Dante Alighieri, The divine comedy ; Petrarch ; Giovanni Boccaccio ; Sir Gawain and the green knight -- Geoffrey Chaucer, life and works -- Geoffrey Chaucer, The Canterbury tales -- pt. 4. Literature of the Renaissance. Christine de Pizan ; Erasmus ; Thomas More ; Michel de Montaigne ; François Rabelais ; Christopher Marlowe ; William Shakespeare, The merchant of Venice ; William Shakespeare, Hamlet ; Lope de Vega ; Miguel de Cervantes ; John Milton ; Blaise Pascal -- pt. 5. Neoclassic literature and the 18th century. Molière ; Jean Racine ; Sister Juana Inés de la Cruz ; Daniel Defoe ; Alexander Pope ; Jonathan Swift ; Voltaire ; Jean-Jacques Rousseau ; Samuel Johnson ; Denis Diderot ; William Blake ; Johann Wolfgang von Goethe -- pt. 6. Literature of the 19th century. William Wordsworth ; Jane Austen ; Stendhal ; Herman Melville ; Walt Whitman ; Gustave Flaubert ; Charles Dickens ; Fyodor Dostoevsky ; Leo Tolstoy ; Mark Twain ; Thomas Hardy ; Oscar Wilde -- pt. 7. Modern literature. Henry James ; Joseph Conrad ; William Butler Yeats ; Marcel Proust ; James Joyce ; Franz Kafka ; Virginia Woolf ; William Faulkner ; Bertolt Brecht ; Albert Camus ; Samuel Beckett ; Conclusion
Control code
5123569
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
12 in. diameter
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
42 sound discs
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781565859760
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Lccn
2005580821
Other control number
9791565859769
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
2100
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm61329879
  • (OCoLC)61329879
System details
Compact discs
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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