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Becket or The honor of God

by Anouilh, Jean

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Published by Riverhead Books in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Thomas, à Becket, Saint, 1118?-1170 -- Drama.,
    • Great Britain -- History -- Henry II, 1154-1189 -- Drama.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesBecket, Honor of God
      StatementJean Anouilh ; translated by Lucienne Hill ; foreword by André Aciman.
      ContributionsHill, Lucienne.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPQ2601.N67 B413 1995
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxix, 118 p. ;
      Number of Pages118
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL800910M
      ISBN 101573225088
      LC Control Number95037241
      OCLC/WorldCa32924415

      Becket, or the Honor of God: : Jean Anouilh, Denis O'Hare, John Vickery: Books. Skip to main content. Try Prime Hello, Sign in Account & Lists Sign in Account & Lists Orders Try Prime Basket. Books. Go Search Today's Deals Vouchers AmazonBasics Best Sellers. In her book, Jean Anouilh, Alba Della Fazia writes that “”Anouilh’s heroes love honor not for honor’s sake, but for the sake of an idea of honor which they have created for themselves.” This bears out in the first act in which Becket’s actions, though borne out of a sense of honor, result in the suicide of his mistress, Gwendolen.

      Becket comes to realize that there is a difference between love of the honor of God And simply loving the honor towards God. He recognizes that his love for God is what is the honor. To appoint Becket Archbishop - for Becket finds his allegiance shifting from king and country to God and Church. People Who Liked Becket or the Honor of God Also Liked These Free Titles: Speed the Plow by David Mamet The Entertainer and the Dybbuk by Sid Fleischman.

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Becket could not serve both the English king and the Catholic church. Once appointed the Archbishop of Canterbury, Becket’s whole-hearted devotion to Henry II was redirected from serving the king to serving God. The English king was at first confused, then angry, Cited by: 4.

Becket has a new purpose in life, and at the expense of his past friendship with the King is committed to his goal of defending the honor of God. Both men employ tactics to advance their ideologies. In Act Four, both men come to a better understanding of each other's position when.

Becket, or the Honor of God book. Read 91 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. After helping to murder Becket, King Henry II is haunte 4/5(91).

Becket or the Honor of God (Dramatized) audiobook, by Jean Anouilh After helping to murder Becket, King Henry II is haunted by memories of their passionate friendship. Appointing Becket as Archbishop was the King's greatest mistake, for Becket finds his allegiance shifting from king and country to God and ng (in alphabetical order):Asher Book as Young 3/5.

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After helping to murder Becket, King Henry II is haunted by memories of their passionate friendship. Appointing Becket as Archbishop was the King's greatest mistake, for Becket finds his allegiance shifting from king and country to God and Church.

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Becket should not have made this the ground upon which he staked his life. But, at the same time, he should not have been murdered for fighting this fight. He is no less a martyr for the dubiousness of his cause.

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