King Lear, Macbeth, Indefinition, and Tragedy

King Lear, Macbeth, Indefinition, and Tragedy

by Stephen Booth
     
 

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In this provocative book, first published in 1983, Stephen Booth speculates on the essence of tragedy. He argues that the literary works we call tragedies have their value as enabling actions: dramatic tragedies can render us capable, temporarily, of enduring practical, personal experience of the fact of infinity.See more details below

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In this provocative book, first published in 1983, Stephen Booth speculates on the essence of tragedy. He argues that the literary works we call tragedies have their value as enabling actions: dramatic tragedies can render us capable, temporarily, of enduring practical, personal experience of the fact of infinity.

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ISBN-13:
9781877275517
Publisher:
Lisa Loucks Christenson Publishing, LLC
Publication date:
01/01/2002
Pages:
180
Sales rank:
950,754
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.41(d)

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