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The Greek romances in Elizabethan prose fiction

by Wolff, Samuel Lee

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Published by Press of the New Era Printing Company] in New York, [Lancaster, Pa .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Literature, Comparative -- Greek and English,
  • English fiction -- Early modern, 1500-1700 -- History and criticism

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Samuel Lee Wolff ...
    SeriesColumbia University studies in comparative literature., [no. 12]
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR838.G7 W62
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 531 p. incl. tables.
    Number of Pages531
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6545479M
    LC Control Number12018272
    OCLC/WorldCa11491342

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Full text of "The Greek Romances in Elizabethan Prose Fiction" See other formats. The subject of this book has not, as far as I know, been treated before. Though the influence of Greek fiction upon the fiction of the Renaissance has been noticed at some length by Dunlop and by Professor Warren; and though Herr Brunhuber, Herr Oeftering, and Mr.

Moody have observed a portion of Sidney's indebtedness to the Greek Romances; yet no other attempt has been. Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Wolff, Samuel Lee, Greek romances in Elizabethan prose fiction.

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The introductions to some of these editions, especially those of Calderini and Dalmeyda, are the first distinguished literary work in the field since Rohde with the exception of Samuel Lee Wolff’s monograph on The Greek Romances in Elizabethan Prose Fiction, New York, The Greek Romances in Elizabethan Prose Fiction.

By Samuel Lee Wolff, Ph.D. 8vo. × + New York: The Columbia University Press [London: Henry Frowde], There are no clear distinctions of genre between the five 'romantic' novels and other works of Greek prose fiction, such as Lucian's A True Story, the Alexander Romance and the Life of Aesop.

B.P. Reardon has the following qualifications to define a novel "narrative fiction in prose -- imaginative, creative literature, sufficiently similar to. monograph, The Greek Romances in Elizabethan Prose Fiction (ColuLnbia University Press), we find an illustration of the dis-parity which I have signalized.

The book will doubtless challenge the attention of competent critics. Brief Mention is equal only to a summary of the contents. It is made up of two parts. Wolff’s The Greek Romances in Elizabethan Prose Fiction; and for generous permissions for quotations from Professor M.

Rostovtzeff and Professor B. Perry. My writing has been greatly facilitated by the cooperation of the staff of the Vassar Library, especially of. The Greek Romances in Elizabethan Prose Fiction. By Samuel Lee Wolff, Ph.D. New York: Columbia University Press. One's view of a book, like one's view of a landscape, depends on the point of view.

Erwin Rohde, the greatest authority on the Greek romances, used a. Hellenistic romance, also called Greek romance, adventure tale, usually with a quasi-historical setting, in which a virtuous heroine and her valiant lover are separated by a series of misadventures (e.g., jealous quarrels, kidnapping, shipwrecks, or bandits) but are eventually reunited and live happily complete romances have survived in ancient Greek (in.

Lyly in his romance displays all the peculiarities of Elizabethan prose which we have mentioned above. At the age of twenty-four he came out with his Euphues or the Anatomy of Wit () which took England by storm. This work which may only very roughly be termed the “first English prose novel” was an agglomeration of a thousand elements many of them alien to.

Elizabethan Prose Many writers of the Elizabethan age translated various books into English. Sir Thomas North translated Plutarch’ Lives of the Noble Grecians and Romans. He was one of the best translators with a good command of English. He also had the ability to weave words into powerful sentences.

(shelved 2 times as elizabethan-romance) avg rating — 1, ratings — published. Abstract. That the Greek romance exerted a strong influence on Elizabethan and Jacobean prose fiction and drama, including Shakespeare, has been well documented.

1 Notwithstanding individual variations, the plots of the Hellenistic romance authors who were most influential in the Renaissance—Heliodorus, Longus, and Achilles Tatius—share an underlying structural Author: Darlene C.

Greenhalgh.The notes are full and, with the aid of the extensive index, can serve as a manual of the Greek romance materials in Renaissance literature. A bibliographic appendix lists the known editions, translations, and adaptations of Greek romances from about to about The manuscript history is reviewed briefly.

Thorough, careful, the book.Barbara Mowat's afterword considers Shakespeare's use of Greek romance. Written by foremost scholars of Shakespeare and early modern prose fiction, this book explores the vital cross-currents that occurred between narrative and dramatic forms of Greek, medieval, and early modern romance.

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