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Title The Norton anthology of world literature / Martin Puchner, general editor ; Suzanne Akbari, Wiebke Denecke, Barbara Fuchs, Caroline Levine, Pericles Lewis, Emily Wilson.
Publication Info. New York : W.W. Norton & Company, [2018]
Edition Fourth edition.
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Edition Fourth edition.
Description 6 volumes ; 24 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Note Subtitles for package 1: Beginnings to 1650 -- package 2: 1650 to the present.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Volume A. I. Ancient Mediterranean and Near Eastern literature. The great hymn to the Aten -- The Babylonian creation epic (Enuma Elish) -- Hesiod from theogony and works and days -- Early Greek philosophy -- Lucretius, from On the Nature of Things -- Ancient Egyptian literature. The tale of Sinuhe -- Egyptian love poems -- Setne Khamwas and Naneferkaptah (Setne 1) -- Stela of Taimhotep -- The epic of Gilgamesh -- The Hebrew Bible -- Homer -- Aesop -- Sappho -- Ancient Athenian drama. Agamemnon / Aeschylus -- Oedipus the king ; Antigone / Sophocles -- Medea / Euripides -- Lysistrata / Aristophanes -- Symposium / Plato -- Poems / Catullus -- The Aeneid / Virgil -- Metamorphoses / Ovid -- II. India's ancient epics and tales. The Rāmāyaṇa of Vālmīki -- The Mahabharata -- The Bhagavad-Gītā -- The Jātaka -- Early Chinese literature and thought. Classic of poetry -- from Analects / Confucius -- Daodejing / Laozi -- Songs of the South -- Zhuangzi.
Volume B. I. Circling the Mediterranean : Europe and the Islamic world. The Christian Bible : the New Testament Gospels -- The golden ass / Apuleius -- Confessions / Augustine -- The Qur'an -- Beowulf -- Shahnameh (Book of Kings) / Abolqasem Ferdowsi -- from Song of Roland -- The scholar's guide / Petrus Alfonsi -- Marie de France -- from The conference of the birds / Farid Ud-Din Attar -- Jalal Ad-Din Muhammad Rumi -- Dante Alighieri -- The glory of kings / Kebra Nagast -- The thousand and one nights -- from Decameron / Giovanni Boccaccio -- from Canterbury Tales / Geoffrey Chaucer -- Sir Gawain and the green knight -- The book of the city of ladies / Christine de Pizan -- II. India's classic age. Pañcatantra / Viṣṇuśarman -- Śakuntalā and the ring of recollection / Kālidāsa -- Classical Sanskrit lyric -- from Kathāsaristsāgara / Somadeva -- III. Medieval China. Tao Qian -- Hanshan -- Tang poetry -- The story of Yingying / Yuan Zhen -- from Records on metal and stone ; Song lyrics / Li Qingzhao -- IV. Japan's classical age. The Man'yōshū (Collection of myriad leaves) -- Poetry of the Heian court -- from Tosa diary / Ki No Tsurayuki -- from The pillow book / Sei Shōnagon -- from The tale of Genji / Murasaki Shikibu -- An account of a ten-foot-square hut / Kamo No Chōmei -- The tales of the Heike.
Volume C. I. Encounters with Islam. Sunjata : a West African epic of the Mande peoples -- The book of Dede Korkut -- from The book of travels / Evliya C̦elebi -- Indian poetry after Islam -- II. Europe and the new world. Humanism and the rediscovery of the classical past -- Petrarch and the love lyric -- The prince / Niccolo Machiavelli -- Orlando Furioso / Ludovico Ariosto -- Utopia / Thomas More -- The heptameron / Marguerite de Navarre -- The Abencerraje / Anonymous -- Essays / Michel de Montaigne -- Don Quixote / Miguel de Cervantes -- Popol Vuh -- The encounter of Europe and the new world -- Fuenteovejuna / Lope de Vega -- Hamlet, Prince of Denmark / William Shakespeare -- God, Church, and self -- Paradise lost / John Milton.
Volume D. I. East Asian drama. Atsumori / Zeami Motokiyo -- from The peach blossom fan / Kong Shangren -- from The love suicides at Amijima / Chikamatsu Monzaemon -- from The song of Ch'un-Hyang -- II. The Enlightenment in Europe and the Americas. What is enlightenment? -- Tartuffe / Molière (Jean-Baptiste Poquelin) -- Oroonoko; or, The royal slave / Aphra Behn -- from Response of the poet to the very eminent Sor Filotea de la Cruz ; Sonnets ; Redondilla / Sor Juana Inés de la Cruz -- from Gulliver's travels ; A modest proposal / Jonathan Swift -- The rape of the lock ; An essay on man / Alexander Pope -- Candide, or Optimism / Voltaire -- III. Literatures of early modern East Asia. from The journey to the West / Wu Cheng'en -- from The story of the stone / Cao Xueqin -- The tale of Hon Kiltong / Hŏ Kyun -- Lady Hyegyŏng -- from Life of a sensuous woman / Ihara Saikaku -- The world of haiku.
Volume E. I. An age of revolutions in Europe and the Americas. Revolutionary contexts -- Confessions / Jean-Jacques Rosseau -- from The interesting narrative of the life of Olaudah Equiano, or Gustavus Vassa, the African, written by himself / Olaudah Equiano -- Faust / Johann Wolfgang von Goethe -- Narrative of the life of Frederick Douglass / Frederick Douglass -- Romantic poets and their successors -- II. At the crossroads of empire. from The tale of Kiêu / Nguyên Du -- Ghalib -- from The travels of Lao Can / Liu E -- Married life ; Legal rights / Pandita Ramabai -- Letter to Major von Wissmann / Machemba -- from King Leopold's soliloquy / Mark Twain -- Poetry and politics -- III. Realism across the world. Notes from underground / Fyodor Dostoyevsky -- A simple heart / Gustave Flaubert -- The death of Ivan Ilyich / Leo Tolstoy -- Hedda Gabler / Henrik Ibsen -- The cane / Joaquim Maria Machado de Assis -- Unclaimed watch / José López Portillo y Rojas -- The cherry orchard ; The lady with the dog / Anton Chekhov -- Punishment ; Kabuliwala / Rabindranath Tagore -- Separate ways / Higuchi Ichiyō -- Orature.
Volume F. I. Modernity and modernism, 1900-1945. Heart of darkness / Joseph Conrad -- Death in Venice / Thomas Mann -- Swann's way / Marcel Proust -- The dead / James Joyce -- The metamorphosis / Franz Kafka -- Diary of a madman ; Ah Q - the real story / Lu Xun -- Six characters in search of an author / Luigi Pirandello -- In a bamboo grove / Akutagawa Ryūnosuke -- The dancing girl of Izu / Kawabata Yasunari -- from A room of one's own / Virginia Woolf -- Barn burning ; Spotted horses / William Faulkner -- Memoirs of a declining Ryukyuan woman ; In defense of "Memoirs of a declining Ryukyuan woman" / Kushi Fusako -- An old and established name / Lao She -- My innocent uncle / Ch'ae Man-Sik -- The garden of forking paths ; The library of Babel / Jorge Luis Borges -- The good woman of Setzuan / Bertolt Brecht -- Sealed off / Zhang Ailing -- Modern poetry -- Manifestos -- II. Postwar and postcolonial literature, 1945-1968. House taken over / Julio Cortázar -- This way for the gas, ladies and gentlemen / Tadeusz Borowski -- Deathfugue ; Zurich, at the stork / Paul Celan -- The old chief Mshlanga / Doris Lessing -- Notes of a native son / James Baldwin -- The guest / Albert Camus -- Endgame / Samuel Beckett -- The Vane sisters / Vladimir Nabokov -- The daydreams of a drunk woman / Clarice Lispector -- Chike's school days / Chinua Achebe -- Aura / Carlos Fuentes -- Matryona's home / Alexander Solzhenitsyn -- Zaabalawi / Naguib Mahfouz -- III. Contemporary world literature. Yehuda Amichai -- Derek Walcott -- Seamus Heaney -- Death constant beyond love / Gabriel García Márquez -- Two sisters / Ama Ata Aidoo -- Yellow woman / Leslie Marmon Silko -- Wedding at the cross / Ngugi Wa Thiong'o -- Death and the king's horseman / Wole Soyinka -- The deep river / Bessie Head -- In camera / Nawal el Saadawi -- The clever rain tree / Ōe Kenzaburō -- The perforated sheet / Salman Rushdie -- Girl / Jamaica Kincaid -- from Mother's hitching post / Park Wansuh -- The women's swimming pool / Hanan Al-Shaykh -- Recitatif / Toni Morrison -- The old gun / Mo Yan -- On the road at eighteen / Yu Hua -- The general retires / Nguyen Huy Thiep -- And of clay are we created / Isabelle Allende -- Man of La Mancha / Chu T'ien-Hsin -- Drown / Junot Díaz -- Sensini / Roberto Bolaño -- To look out the window / Orhan Pamuk -- The headstrong historian / Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie.
Subject Literature -- Collections.
Literature. (OCoLC)fst00999953
Genre/Form Literature.
Collections. (OCoLC)fst01424032
Added Author Puchner, Martin, 1969- editor.
Akbari, Suzanne Conklin, editor.
Denecke, Wiebke, editor.
Fuchs, Barbara, 1970- editor.
Levine, Caroline, 1970- editor.
Lewis, Pericles, editor.
Wilson, Emily R., 1971- editor.
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