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Title Drama for students. Volume 17 [electronic resource] : presenting analysis, context and criticism on commonly studied dramas / David Galens, project editor ; foreword by Carole L. Hamilton.

Imprint Detroit, Mich. : Gale, c2003.


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 Axe Gale Electronic Resource  Electronic Resource    ---  Available
Series Gale virtual reference library
Note "ISSN 1094-9232."
Each entry contains author biography, plot summary, characters, themes, style, historical context, critical overview, and criticism.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
Contents 84, charing cross road / Helene Hanff -- The duchess of Malfi / John Webster -- Electra / Hugo von Hofmannsthal -- Golden boy / Clifford Odets -- Joe Turner's come and gone / August Wilson -- Miss Lulu Bett / Zona Gale -- Orpheus descending / Tennessee Williams -- Overtones / Alice Gerstenberg -- The petrified forest / Robert E. Sherwood -- The sisters Rosensweig / Wendy Wasserstein -- The subject was roses / Frank D. Gilroy -- Sunrise at Campobello / Dore Schary -- The time of your life / William Saroyan.
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Summary Provides critical overviews of the most-studied plays of all time periods, nations, and cultures. Includes discussions of themes, characters, critical reception, dramatic devices and traditions as well as cultural and historical context.
Note Description based on print version record.
Subject Hanff, Helene.
Webster, John, 1580?-1625?
Hofmannsthal, Hugo von, 1874-1929.
Odets, Clifford, 1906-1963.
Wilson, August.
Gale, Zona, 1874-1938.
Williams, Tennessee, 1911-1983.
Gerstenberg, Alice.
Sherwood, Robert E. (Robert Emmet), 1896-1955.
Wasserstein, Wendy.
Gilroy, Frank Daniel, 1925-
Schary, Dore.
Saroyan, William, 1908-
Drama -- Study and teaching (Higher) -- United States.
Drama -- Study and teaching (Secondary) -- United States.
Drama -- 20th century.
American drama -- 20th century.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Galens, David.
Gale Group.
Other Form: Print version: Drama for students, Volume 17. Detroit, Mich. : Gale, c2003 9780787660321
ISBN 9780787692759 (electronic book)
0787692751 (electronic book)

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