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The Resource Introduction to literary context, Plays, [edited by Salem Press]

Introduction to literary context, Plays, [edited by Salem Press]

Label
Introduction to literary context, Plays
Title
Introduction to literary context
Title part
Plays
Statement of responsibility
[edited by Salem Press]
Title variation
Plays
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Introduction to Literary Context: Plays examines 31 plays from pivotal playwrights from the 17th to the 20th centuries by providing in-depth critical analysis of each work, including its historical context and meaning. Works from over 20 authors like Lorraine Hansberry, T.S. Eliot, Samuel Beckett, Anton Chekov, and more are critiqued. Each essay, written by a literary scholar, offers readers invaluable insight into the author's oeuvre
  • This book examines over 35 plays from pivotal playwrights providing an in-depth critical analysis of each work, including its historical context and meaning.--Amazon.com
Member of
Cataloging source
DON
Dewey number
809.2
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PN1811
LC item number
.I587 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Salem Press
Series statement
Introduction to Literary Context
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  • Drama
  • Drama
Label
Introduction to literary context, Plays, [edited by Salem Press]
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Edition statement supplied by publisher
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 235-239) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Publisher's Note -- About This Volume -- American Buffalo by David Mamet -- Angels in America by Tony Kushner -- Arcadia by Tom Stoppard -- Cat on a Hot Tin Roof by Tennessee Williams -- The Cocktail Party by T.S. Eliot -- The Crucible by Arthur Miller -- Cyrano de Bergerac by Edmond Rostand -- Death of a Salesman by Arthur Miller -- An Enemy of the People by Henrik Ibsen -- The Family Reunion by T.S. Eliot -- Faust, Part One by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe -- The Frozen Deep by Wilkie Collins -- The Glass Menagerie by Tennessee Williams -- The Importance of Being Earnest by Oscar Wilde -- Galileo by Bertolt Brecht -- Long Day's Journey into Night by Eugene O'Neill -- Mother Courage and Her Children by Bertolt Brecht -- Oleanna by David Mamet -- The Piano Lesson by August Wilson -- Pygmalion by George Bernard Shaw -- A Raisin in the Sun by Lorraine Hansberry -- Saint Joan by George Bernard Shaw -- She Stoops to Conquer by Oliver Goldsmith -- Six Characters in Search of an Author by Luigi Pirandello -- Speed the Plow by David Mamet -- A Streetcar Named Desire by Tennessee Williams -- Trifles by Susan Glaspell -- Uncle Vanya by Anton Chekhov -- Volpone by Ben Jonson -- Waiting for Godot by Samuel Beckett -- The Wild Duck by Henrik Ibsen -- Bibliography -- Index
Dimensions
27 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xiii, 247 pages
Isbn
9781619257153
Lccn
2015410964
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
ocn892340234
Label
Introduction to literary context, Plays, [edited by Salem Press]
Publication
Copyright
Note
Edition statement supplied by publisher
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 235-239) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Publisher's Note -- About This Volume -- American Buffalo by David Mamet -- Angels in America by Tony Kushner -- Arcadia by Tom Stoppard -- Cat on a Hot Tin Roof by Tennessee Williams -- The Cocktail Party by T.S. Eliot -- The Crucible by Arthur Miller -- Cyrano de Bergerac by Edmond Rostand -- Death of a Salesman by Arthur Miller -- An Enemy of the People by Henrik Ibsen -- The Family Reunion by T.S. Eliot -- Faust, Part One by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe -- The Frozen Deep by Wilkie Collins -- The Glass Menagerie by Tennessee Williams -- The Importance of Being Earnest by Oscar Wilde -- Galileo by Bertolt Brecht -- Long Day's Journey into Night by Eugene O'Neill -- Mother Courage and Her Children by Bertolt Brecht -- Oleanna by David Mamet -- The Piano Lesson by August Wilson -- Pygmalion by George Bernard Shaw -- A Raisin in the Sun by Lorraine Hansberry -- Saint Joan by George Bernard Shaw -- She Stoops to Conquer by Oliver Goldsmith -- Six Characters in Search of an Author by Luigi Pirandello -- Speed the Plow by David Mamet -- A Streetcar Named Desire by Tennessee Williams -- Trifles by Susan Glaspell -- Uncle Vanya by Anton Chekhov -- Volpone by Ben Jonson -- Waiting for Godot by Samuel Beckett -- The Wild Duck by Henrik Ibsen -- Bibliography -- Index
Dimensions
27 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xiii, 247 pages
Isbn
9781619257153
Lccn
2015410964
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
ocn892340234

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