Comedy, an Annotated Bibliography of Theory and Criticism

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Scarecrow Press, 1987 - Drama - 397 pages
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Contents

COMIC THEORY BEFORE 1900
1
Renaissance
3
Neoclassical
5
Nineteenth Century
12
COMIC THEORY AFTER 1900
19
COMIC LITERATURE
49
Italian
68
Spanish
72
Other Literatures
204
Comic Film and Other Media
206
Radio and Television
211
RELATED SUBJECTS
214
Tragicomedy
219
Parody and Burlesque
224
Satire
228
Irony
244

French
79
Moliere
91
German
98
English
105
Medieval
109
Renaissance
114
Shakespeare
128
Restoration and Eighteenth Century
148
Nineteenth Century
166
Twentieth Century
170
Irish
177
Russian
183
American
186
Fool and Other Comic Types
251
Clown
255
Trickster
261
Other Types
264
The Grotesque
267
Caricature
274
Humor
276
laughter
335
Jokes
351
Author Index
359
Subject Index
388
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