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Dramatic Literature I: Useful LC Class Numbers

This guide will help you find biographical information for playwrights and critical information about their plays as required for TH 385W: Dramatic Literature I.

Useful Library of Congress Classification Ranges

Literature. Drama.   PN 1600 - PN 3307

Literature. Drama. History.   PN 1720 - PN 1861

Dramatic Representation.  The theater.  History.      PN 2100 - PN 2193

Ancient   PN 2131 - PN 2145

Medieval   PN 2152 - PN 2160

Renaissance   PN 2171 - PN 2179

Modern   PN 2181 - PN 2193

Biography   PN 2205

The Jewish theater   PN 3035

Amateur theatricals   PN 3151 - PN 3171

Tableaux, pageants, "Happenings," etc.   PN 3203 - PN 3299

History of English Literature. Drama.   PR 621 - PR 739

Medieval   PR 641 - PR 644.Y6

16th Century   PR 646 - PR 649.R46

Elizabethan era (1550-1640)   PR 651 - PR 658.Y6

17th century   PR 671 - PR 678.Y6

Puritan era (1620/1640-1660)   PR 680

Restoration (1660-1700)   PR 691 - PR  698.Y6

18th century   PR 701 - PR 708.Y6

Augustan era. Classicism (1700-1750/1780)   PR 711 - PR 714

Romanticism. Return to nature (1750/1780-1830)   PR 715 - PR 719.V4

19th century   PR 721 - PR 728

20th century PR 735 - PR 739.W67

English literature   PR 1 - PR 9680

English literature -- 17th and 18th centuries (1640-1770)   PR 3291 - PR 3785

French literature -- History and criticism -- PQ 1 - PQ 771

French literature -- Modern literature.  Individual authors   17th century   PQ 1710 - PQ 1935

Corneille   PQ 1741 - PQ 1789

Corneille -- Criticism and interpretation   PQ 1779 - PQ 1789.Z9

Moliere, Jean Baptiste Poquelin   PQ 1821 - PQ 1871

Racine, Jean Baptiste   PQ 1885 - PQ 1909

Greek literature   PA 3050 - PA 4505

Greek literature -- Criticism and interpretation   PA 3520 - PA 3564

Greek literature -- Aeschylus   PA 3825 - PA 3849

Greek literature -- Aristophanes   PA 3875 - PA 3879

Greek literature -- Euripides   PA 3973 - PA 3992

 

 

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