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Author Brombert, Victor, 1923- compiler.

Title The hero in literature / edited with an introd. by Victor Brombert.

Publication Info. Greenwich, Conn. : Fawcett Publications, [1969]


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Rockford University Stacks - RKC-ILDS  PN56 .H45 B7    AVAILABLE
Description 288 pages ; 18 cm.
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series Literature and ideas series
Literature and ideas series.
Note A Fawcett premier book, P443.
Bibliography Bibliographical footnotes.
Contents The hero, by C. M. Bowra.--The norms of epic, by T. M. Greene.--The matrix of heroism: Ajax, by C. H. Whitman.--Oedipus at Colonus, by B. M. W. Knox.--The uses of love: Chrétien's knights, by C. Moorman.--Heroic man, by E. M. Waith.--The pattern of a Christian hero, by J. M. Steadman.--From the philosophy of fine art, by G. W. F. Hegel.--Sir Walter Scott, by G. Lukács.--Self, society, value, and the romantic hero, by F. Garber.--The unheroic hero, by R. Giraud.--The artist as hero, by R. P. Blackmur.--Sartre: the intellectual as "impossible" hero, by V. Brombert.--The modern hero: Phoenix or ashes? By E. Kern.--The hero today, by J. Campbell.
Subject Heroes in literature.
ISBN 1.25

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