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The Resource The giants of French literature : Balzac, Flaubert, Proust, and Camus, by Katherine L. Elkins, (sound recording)

The giants of French literature : Balzac, Flaubert, Proust, and Camus, by Katherine L. Elkins, (sound recording)

Label
The giants of French literature : Balzac, Flaubert, Proust, and Camus
Title
The giants of French literature
Title remainder
Balzac, Flaubert, Proust, and Camus
Statement of responsibility
by Katherine L. Elkins
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In this series of lectzures, Elkins details the lives and works of the premier French writers of the last two centuries. Professor Elkins discusses the attributes that made classics of such works as Balzac's Human comedy, Flaubert's Madame Bovary, Proust's In search of lost time, and Camus' The stranger. Literary immortals all, these four French authors produced works that reflected their times and exerted a continuing and lasting influence on all the generations that followed
Member of
Accompanying matter
  • bibliography
  • instructional materials
Cataloging source
GK8
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Elkins, Katherine L
Dewey number
840.9
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
PQ139
LC item number
.E49 2010
Literary text for sound recordings
lectures speeches
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Lecturer: Katherine L. Elkins, Kenyon College
Series statement
The modern scholar : great professors teaching you!
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • French literature
  • Balzac, Honoré de
  • Flaubert, Gustave
  • Proust, Marcel
  • Camus, Albert
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
The giants of French literature : Balzac, Flaubert, Proust, and Camus, by Katherine L. Elkins, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • In container (26 cm.)
  • Compact discs
Accompanying material
1 course guide (56 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.)
Bibliography note
Course guide includes bibliographical references
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Lecture 5.
  • Flaubert : life and times
  • Lecture 6.
  • Flaubert's Madame Bovary
  • Lecture 7.
  • Flaubert's Sentimental education
  • Lecture 8.
  • Proust : life and work
  • Lecture 9.
  • Proust : In search of lost time, part one
  • Lecture 1.
  • Lecture 10.
  • Proust : In search of lost time, part two
  • Lecture 11.
  • Camus : life and work
  • Lecture 12.
  • Camus's The stranger and The myth of Sisyphus
  • Lecture 13.
  • Camus's The plague, The fall, and The first man
  • Lecture 14.
  • Legacy and questions raised
  • Themes and influence
  • Lecture 2.
  • Honoré de Balzac : life and early work
  • Lecture 3.
  • Honoré de Balzac : The wild ass's skin and Père Goriot
  • Lecture 4.
  • Honoré de Balzac : The human comedy
Control code
ocn568987288
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
7 sound discs
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781440726071
Isbn Type
(set)
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Lccn
2010619663
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
s
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
  • UC152
  • UT152
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)568987288
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
The giants of French literature : Balzac, Flaubert, Proust, and Camus, by Katherine L. Elkins, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
  • In container (26 cm.)
  • Compact discs
Accompanying material
1 course guide (56 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.)
Bibliography note
Course guide includes bibliographical references
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Lecture 5.
  • Flaubert : life and times
  • Lecture 6.
  • Flaubert's Madame Bovary
  • Lecture 7.
  • Flaubert's Sentimental education
  • Lecture 8.
  • Proust : life and work
  • Lecture 9.
  • Proust : In search of lost time, part one
  • Lecture 1.
  • Lecture 10.
  • Proust : In search of lost time, part two
  • Lecture 11.
  • Camus : life and work
  • Lecture 12.
  • Camus's The stranger and The myth of Sisyphus
  • Lecture 13.
  • Camus's The plague, The fall, and The first man
  • Lecture 14.
  • Legacy and questions raised
  • Themes and influence
  • Lecture 2.
  • Honoré de Balzac : life and early work
  • Lecture 3.
  • Honoré de Balzac : The wild ass's skin and Père Goriot
  • Lecture 4.
  • Honoré de Balzac : The human comedy
Control code
ocn568987288
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
7 sound discs
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781440726071
Isbn Type
(set)
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Lccn
2010619663
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
s
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
  • UC152
  • UT152
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)568987288
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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