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Author Quinn, Arthur Hobson, 1875-1960.

Title Representative American plays, ed. with introductions and notes by Arthur Hobson Quinn.

Imprint New York, Century, 1917.

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Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Parsons Non-Fiction  812.08 Qu4    ---  Available
Description ix, 968 p. illus. (facsim.) 23 cm.
Note Contains reproductions of original title-pages of some of the plays.
Bibliography "General bibliography of the American drama": p. 963-968.
Contents The prince of Parthia / T. Godfrey (1767) -- The contrast / R. Tyler (1787) -- Andre / W. Dunlap (1798) -- Superstition / J.N. Barker (1824) -- Charles the Second / J.H. Payne, W. Irving (1824) -- The triumph at Plattsburg / R.P. Smith (1830) -- Pocahontas; or, The settlers of Virginia / G.W.P. Custis (1830) -- The broker of Bogota / R.M. Bird (1934) -- Tortesa the usurer / N.P. Willis (1839) -- Fashion / Anna C.M. Ritchie (1845) -- Francesca da Rimini / G.H. Boker (1855) -- Leonora; or, The world's own / Julia W. Howe (1857) -- The octoroon; or, Life in Louisiana / D. Boucicault (1859) -- Rip Van Winkle / as played by Joseph Jefferson (1865) -- Hazel Kirke / S. MacKaye (1880) -- Shenandoah / B. Howard (1889) -- Secret service / W. Gillette (1896) -- Madame Butterfly / D. Belasco, J.L. Long (1900)-- Her great match / C. Fitch (1905) -- The New York idea / L. Mitchell (1906) -- The witching hour / A. Thomas (1907) -- The faith healer / W.V. Moody (1909) -- The scarecrow / P. MacKaye (1910) -- The boss / E. Sheldon (1911) -- He and she / Rachel Crothers (1911).
Subject American drama.

 
    
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