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Modern drama, nine plays.

Otto Reinert

Modern drama, nine plays.

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Published by Little, Brown in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Drama -- 19th century.,
  • Drama -- 20th century.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographies.

    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN6112 .R47 1962
    The Physical Object
    Pagination491 p.
    Number of Pages491
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5851966M
    LC Control Number62012334
    OCLC/WorldCa335654


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by Harold Clurman Edited by Harold Clurman. “The nine plays included in this volume are not only modern by date,but in their dramatization Though each may differ from the others in literary and theatrical quality, in personality or style, they nearly all confront a common concern, the same spiritual situation.

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Reinert, Otto. Modern drama, nine plays. Boston, Little, Brown [] (OCoLC) Material Type: Biography. Nine Plays of the Modern drama Theater (Ionesco, Beckett, etc.). -Eight Modern Plays (Norton Edition, edited by Anthony Caputi).

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What Harold Clurman has done in this seminal collection is to create for us a portrait. of the progress and turmoil of the twentieth century.

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