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Henn, T. R. (Thomas Rice) 1901-1974

Overview
Works: 99 works in 510 publications in 2 languages and 9,371 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Drama  Poetry  History  War poetry  Didactic drama 
Roles: Author, Editor, Author of introduction
Classifications: PR5907, 822.912
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Most widely held works about T. R Henn
 
Most widely held works by T. R Henn
The lonely tower : studies in the poetry of W.B. Yeats by T. R Henn( Book )

78 editions published between 1950 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,507 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

First published in 1965, this reissue of the second edition of T.R. Henn' s seminal study offers an impressive breadth and depth of meditations on the poetry of W.B. Yeats. His life and influences are discussed at length, from the impact of the Irish Rebellion upon his youth, to his training as a painter, to the influence of folklore, occultism and Indian philosophy on his work. Henn seeks out the many elements of Yeats' famously complex personality, as well as analysing the dominant symbols of his work, and their ramifications
The living image: Shakespearean essays by T. R Henn( )

21 editions published between 1972 and 2013 in English and held by 1,446 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

First published in 1972. The imagery of field sports - of hawking, hunting, shooting and fishing - and the associated imagery of warfare are a striking feature in Shakespeare's plays. The Living Image examines the nature of this imagery, considering it first in the light of the practices and techniques of Elizabethan field sports and weaponry and then its broader metaphoric significance in relation to the themes of the plays. The contemporary associations of the imagery - the inferences of female sexuality and waywardness from hawking imagery, for example, and the id
The Bible as literature by T. R Henn( Book )

13 editions published between 1970 and 2008 in English and held by 1,438 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collection of essays which present a critical study of the epic, narrative, lyric and dramatic qualities of the Bible
The harvest of tragedy by T. R Henn( Book )

47 editions published between 1956 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Upon initial publication in 1956, this book was an attempt to re-state certain problems concerning the aesthetics and ethics of the tragic form; to examine these in relation to contemporary work in psychology and anthropology; to enquire into the significance of 'the fact or experience called tragedy' in the modern world; and to suggest a synthesis in terms of the Christian tradition. This is a reissue of the corrected second edition of the work, first published in 1966
The apple and the spectroscope; lectures on poetry designed by T. R Henn( Book )

36 editions published between 1951 and 2013 in English and held by 587 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

First published in 1951, this book is based on a course of lectures on poetry and prose given at Cambridge University during the long vacations of 1946-1950. A request for lectures of this kind came originally from a group of science students and the response was such that a course of this nature ran yearly. The purpose was to provide students from disciplines other than the humanities with the opportunity to feed their interest in English poetry and literature
Kipling by T. R Henn( Book )

20 editions published between 1967 and 1986 in English and Undetermined and held by 555 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The plays and poems of J.M. Synge by J. M Synge( Book )

16 editions published between 1963 and 1968 in English and held by 432 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Last essays, mainly on Anglo-Irish literature by T. R Henn( Book )

3 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 431 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Longinus and English criticism by T. R Henn( Book )

14 editions published in 1934 in English and held by 330 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The lonely tower : studies in the poetry of W.B. Yeats by T. R Henn( Book )

6 editions published between 1952 and 1969 in English and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Last essays by T. R Henn( Book )

9 editions published in 1976 in English and Undetermined and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

W.B. Yeats and the poetry of war by T. R Henn( Book )

10 editions published between 1965 and 1986 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Science in writing; a selection of passages from the writings of scientific authors, with notes and a section on the writing of science prose by T. R Henn( Book )

14 editions published in 1960 in English and French and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Complete plays by J. M Synge( Book )

22 editions published between 1963 and 2001 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the complete texts of all six plays by Irish author J.M. Synge, written in the early twentieth century, including "The Playboy of the Western World," and "The Tinker's Wedding."
Science in writing; a selection of passages from the writings of scientific authors by T. R Henn( Book )

2 editions published in 1961 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Coole Edition by Gregory( Book )

13 editions published between 1970 and 1981 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shooting a bat, and other poems by T. R Henn( Book )

3 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Practical fly-tying by T. R Henn( Book )

6 editions published between 1950 and 1952 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The playboy of the Western World by J. M Synge( Book )

20 editions published between 1960 and 1989 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In een dorp aan de westkust van Ierland arriveert de jonge Christopher Mahon, die zich in de plaatselijke kroeg laat ontvallen, dat hij zijn agressieve vader heeft vermoord
Passages for divine reading by T. R Henn( Book )

2 editions published in 1963 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Henn, T. R.

Henn, T. R. 1901-1974

Henn, Thomas R.

Henn, Thomas R. 1901-1974

Henn, Thomas Rice

Henn, Thomas Rice 1901-1974

Henn, Tom R.

Rice Henn, Thomas 1901-1974

Thomas Rice Henn British literary critic

Languages
English (356)

French (1)

Covers
The Bible as literatureLast essaysComplete playsThe Coole Edition