Images and Impressions of Old Age in the Great Works of Western Literature: 700 B.C.-1900 A.D. (Hardback)
  • Images and Impressions of Old Age in the Great Works of Western Literature: 700 B.C.-1900 A.D. (Hardback)

Images and Impressions of Old Age in the Great Works of Western Literature: 700 B.C.-1900 A.D. (Hardback)

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Hardback Published: 01/12/1987
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This study shows the traits and attitudes that have been associated with old age by 87 authors (e.g., Aeschylus, Balzac, Shakespeare, Zola) in 267 great works of Western literature, with allusions categorized ("pessimistic", "derogatory", "sympathetic", etc.), and analyzed.

Publisher: The Edwin Mellen Press Ltd
ISBN: 9780889460379

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