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Heilman, Robert Bechtold 1906-2004

Overview
Works: 72 works in 350 publications in 2 languages and 16,973 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Drama  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Psychological fiction  Records and correspondence  History  Juvenile works  Domestic fiction  Didactic fiction  Love stories 
Roles: Editor, ed, Adapter, Author of introduction
Classifications: PR4746, 822.33
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This great stage : image and structure in King Lear by Robert Bechtold Heilman ( Book )
37 editions published between 1948 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,630 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Understanding drama; twelve plays by Cleanth Brooks ( Book )
46 editions published between 1945 and 1978 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Plays included are: The great McGinty; A sum in addition; To a mouse; Lady Windermere's fan; Everyman; The twin Menaechmi; The London merchant; The school for scandal; Rosmersholm; The sea gull; Oedipus the king
Magic in the web; action & language in Othello by Robert Bechtold Heilman ( Book )
21 editions published between 1956 and 1977 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The iceman, the arsonist, and the troubled agent; tragedy and melodrama on the modern stage by Robert Bechtold Heilman ( Book )
10 editions published in 1973 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tragedy and melodrama : versions of experience by Robert Bechtold Heilman ( Book )
4 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 1,093 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shakespeare, the tragedies : new perspectives ( Book )
7 editions published between 1984 and 1987 in English and held by 998 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An anthology of English drama before Shakespeare by Robert Bechtold Heilman ( Book )
19 editions published between 1900 and 1967 in English and held by 983 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The ghost on the ramparts, and other essays in the humanities by Robert Bechtold Heilman ( Book )
9 editions published between 1973 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 795 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The ways of the world : comedy and society by Robert Bechtold Heilman ( Book )
6 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 772 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The taming of the shrew by William Shakespeare ( Book )
19 editions published between 1966 and 1999 in English and Undetermined and held by 760 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Antonio, a Venetian merchant, complains to his friends of a melancholy that he cannot explain. His friend Bassanio is desperately in need of money to court Portia, a wealthy heiress who lives in the city of Belmont. In Belmont, Portia expresses sadness over the terms of her father's will, which stipulates that she must marry the man who correctly chooses one of three caskets. None of Portia's current suitors are to her liking, and she and her lady-in-waiting, Nerissa, fondly remember a visit paid some time before by Bassanio. -- from Sparknotes
The professor and the profession by Robert Bechtold Heilman ( )
8 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 754 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Modern short stories : a critical anthology by Robert Bechtold Heilman ( Book )
9 editions published between 1950 and 1974 in English and held by 689 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The facts of life / W. Somerset Maugham -- Fifty pounds / A.E. Coppard -- The last day in the field / Caroline Gordon -- A worn path / Eudora Welty -- That evening sun / William Faulkner -- What we don't know hurts us / Mark Schorer -- Shivaree before breakfast / Jessamyn West -- Part of the act / Sidney Alexander -- A little cloud / James Joyce -- The secret life of Walter Mitty / James Thurber -- Effigy of war / Kay Boyle -- Sailor off the Bremen / Irwin Shaw -- Personal letter / William March -- Flowering Judas / Katherine Anne Porter -- Bliss / Katherine Mansfield -- The Gioconda smile / Aldous Huxley -- The basement room / Graham Greene -- The great fog / H.F. Heard -- The ape / V.S. Pritchett -- A hunger artist / Franz Kafka -- Mr. Andrews / E.M. Forster -- The apostate / George Milburn -- The forks / J.F. Powers -- The new dress / Virginia Woolf -- The lovely lady / D.H. Lawrence -- The use of force / William Carlos Williams -- The lottery / Shirley Jackson -- A clean, well-lighted place / Ernest Hemingway -- Mario and the magician / Thomas Mann
America in English fiction, 1760-1800; the influences of the American Revolution by Robert Bechtold Heilman ( Book )
11 editions published between 1936 and 2005 in English and held by 640 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Understanding drama by Cleanth Brooks ( Book )
16 editions published between 1945 and 1965 in English and Undetermined and held by 484 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The workings of fiction : essays by Robert Bechtold Heilman ( Book )
4 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 460 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Aspects of democracy by Robert Bechtold Heilman ( Book )
5 editions published between 1941 and 1968 in English and held by 332 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jude the obscure : an authoritative text, backgrounds and sources, criticism by Thomas Hardy ( Book )
9 editions published between 1966 and 1971 in English and held by 327 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Marriage, the Church of England, and the British university system all come under criticism in a story about two cousins who love each other and want to improve their lot in life." "In this haunting love story, a couple who have each fled a previous marriage find love and fulfillment together, only to have tragedy overwhelm them." "Both having left earlier marriages, Jude Fawley and Sue Brideshead find happiness in their relationship. Ironically, when tragedy tests their union, it is Sue, the modern emancipated woman, who proves unequal to the challenge."
The Southern connection : essays by Robert Bechtold Heilman ( Book )
6 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in English and held by 303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This book collects the papers, together with the transcript of a panel discussion, that were the features of a conference held at Louisiana State University in 1985 to celebrate the fiftieth anniversary of the 'Southern Review.' It offers a a fascinating commentary on various aspects not only of one of the South's most important literary quarterlies but of twentieth-century southern writing in the broad context of the history of modern literature
The mayor of Casterbridge; the life and death of a man of character by Thomas Hardy ( Book )
6 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Thomas Hardy's first masterpiece, The Mayor of Casterbridge opens with a scene of such heartlessness and cruelty that it still shocks readers today. A poor workman named Michael Henchard, in a fit of drunken rage, sells his wife and baby daughter to a stranger at a country fair. Stricken with remorse, Henchard forswears alcohol and works hard to become a prosperous businessman and the respected mayor of Casterbridge. But he cannot erase his past. His wife ultimately returns to offer Henchard the choice of redemption or a further descent into his own self-destructive nature. A dark, complex story, The Mayor of Casterbridge brims with invention, vitality, and even wit
Cymbeline by William Shakespeare ( Book )
3 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Bechthold Heilman, Robert 1906-2004
Heilman, R. B. (Robert Bechtold), 1906-
Heilman, Robert.
Heilman, Robert B.
Heilman, Robert B. 1906-2004
Heilman, Robert Bechtold, 1906-
Languages
English (267)
Spanish (1)
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