The Resource Proclaiming a Classic : the Canonization of ""Orlando Furioso"", (electronic resource)

Proclaiming a Classic : the Canonization of ""Orlando Furioso"", (electronic resource)

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Proclaiming a Classic : the Canonization of ""Orlando Furioso""
Title
Proclaiming a Classic
Title remainder
the Canonization of ""Orlando Furioso""
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Despite its immediate popularity and its acclaim as a modern equal of the ancient epics, Ariosto's Orlando Furioso (published in its final version in 1532) was for learned readers a perplexing work: it mixed romance, epic, and lyric poetry, poked fun at its marvelous and outmoded chivalric matter, contained many interrupted narrative threads, and included base and lowborn characters. In exploring the literary debates involved in elevating the Furioso to the rank of a classic, Daniel Javitch maintains that this was the first work of modern poetry to provoke widespread critical controversy, a
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Cataloging source
EBLCP
Dewey number
851.3
Index
no index present
LC call number
PQ4569
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
Princeton Legacy Library
Label
Proclaiming a Classic : the Canonization of ""Orlando Furioso"", (electronic resource)
Publication
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Cover
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn884013138
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (216 pages)
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unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400861804
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unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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22573/ctt73b539
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not applicable
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.b32971047
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unknown
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unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)884013138
  • jstor1400861802

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