The Resource The anatomy of satire

The anatomy of satire

Label
The anatomy of satire
Title
The anatomy of satire
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An information-packed study by a well-known classicist and literary critic analyzes by definitions, descriptions, and examples the tree main forms of satire: monolog, parody, and narrative. The author takes as the scope of hiswork the entire range of satirical literature from ancient Greece to contemporary America, from Aristophanes to Henry Miller
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1906-1978
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Highet, Gilbert
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PN6149.S2
LC item number
H5 1962
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Satire
  • Satire
  • Satire
  • Satires
  • Letterkunde
  • Satir
Label
The anatomy of satire
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Part 2: Diatribe -- The Satirist's monologue -- Variations of the satrical monologue -- Part 3: Parody -- Parody and mimicry -- Parody of form and parody of content -- The hoax and satire -- Types of literary parody -- Part 4: The distorting mirror -- Satire and truth -- Out of this world -- Animal tales -- Distorted visions of this world -- The structure of satiric stories and plays -- History and biography -- Descriptive satire -- Part 5: Conclusion -- Name -- Function -- Motives
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
301 pages
Lccn
61012099
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)293989
Label
The anatomy of satire
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Part 2: Diatribe -- The Satirist's monologue -- Variations of the satrical monologue -- Part 3: Parody -- Parody and mimicry -- Parody of form and parody of content -- The hoax and satire -- Types of literary parody -- Part 4: The distorting mirror -- Satire and truth -- Out of this world -- Animal tales -- Distorted visions of this world -- The structure of satiric stories and plays -- History and biography -- Descriptive satire -- Part 5: Conclusion -- Name -- Function -- Motives
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
301 pages
Lccn
61012099
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)293989

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