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Introduction to Literary Context : Plays (Hardcover)

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Salem Press presents students, academics, and general-interest readers with a collection of essays analyzing thirty-one dramatic works in the English language. Each essay is six to eight pages in length, and includes a content synopsis, information regarding the historical, social, religious, scientific or technological, and biographical context of the work in question, as well as discussion questions and essay ideas for students. Works from David Mamet, Tony Kushner, Tom Stoppard, Tennessee Williams, T. S. Eliot, Arthur Miller, Edmond Rostand, Henrick Ibsen, Wolfgange von Goethe, Wilkie Collins, Oscar Wild, Bertolt Brecht, Eugene O’Neill, August Wilson, George Bernard Shaw, Lorraine Hansberry, Oliver Goldsmith, Luigi Pirandello, Susan Glaspell, Anton Checkov, Ben Jonson, and Samuel Beckett are considered. Annotation ©2015 Ringgold, Inc., Portland, OR (protoview.com)
Number of Pages: 247
Genre: Reference
Sub-Genre: Drama
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: Salem Pr Inc
Language: English
Street Date: September 1, 2014
TCIN: 17335210
UPC: 9781619257153
Item Number (DPCI): 247-45-6403
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