Theories of characterization in commentaries on Terence before 1600.

by Edwin W. Robbins in Urbana

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  • Terence -- Criticism and interpretation.,
  • Characters and characteristics in literature.
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An outgrowth of the author's thesis--University of Illinois, presented under title: Theories of characterization in commentaries on Terence before Description: ix, pages 27 cm.

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The author explains directly what the character is like. indirect characterization The author shows what the character is like by presenting the manner of speech, actions, dress, indicating what others think or say about the character and by revealing what the character himself or herself thinks.

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