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A Treasury of the Theatre: From Henrik Ibsen to Eugène Ionesco

by John Gassner (Editor)

Other authors: Maxwell Anderson (Contributor), Jean Anouilh (Contributor), Karel Čapek (Contributor), James M. Barrie (Contributor), Paul Claudel (Contributor)22 more, Marc Connelly (Contributor), Noël Coward (Contributor), John Galsworthy (Contributor), Jean Genet (Contributor), Jean Giraudoux (Contributor), Lady Gregory (Contributor), Lillian Hellman (Contributor), Eugène Ionesco (Contributor), W. Somerset Maugham (Contributor), Arthur Miller (Contributor), Seán O’Casey (Contributor), Eugene O’Neill (Contributor), Clifford Odets (Contributor), William Saroyan (Contributor), George Bernard Shaw (Contributor), R.C. Sherriff (Contributor), Laurence Stallings (Contributor), August Strindberg (Contributor), John Millington Synge (Contributor), Oscar Wilde (Contributor), Thornton Wilder (Contributor), Tennessee Williams (Contributor)

Series: A Treasury of the Theatre (1960.2)

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Gassner, JohnEditorprimary authorall editionsconfirmed
Anderson, MaxwellContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Anouilh, JeanContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Čapek, KarelContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Barrie, James M.Contributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Claudel, PaulContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Connelly, MarcContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Coward, NoëlContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Galsworthy, JohnContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Genet, JeanContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Giraudoux, JeanContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Gregory, LadyContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Hellman, LillianContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Ionesco, EugèneContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Maugham, W. SomersetContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Miller, ArthurContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
O’Casey, SeánContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
O’Neill, EugeneContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Odets, CliffordContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Saroyan, WilliamContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
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Third Edition contains:
  • Realism and Naturalism
    • Ghosts / Henrik Ibsen
    • Hedda Gabler / Henrik Ibsen
    • The Father / August Strindberg
    • The Vultures / Henry Becque
    • The Weavers / Gerhart Hauptmann
    • The Tenor / Frank Wedekind
    • The Power of Darkness / Leo Nikolayevich Tolstoy
    • The Cherry Orchard / Anton Chekhov
    • The Lower Depths / Maxim Gorki
  • Departures from Realism
    • The Intruder / Maurice Maeterlinck
    • Cyrano de Bergerac / Edmond Rostand
    • There are Crimes and Crimes / August Strindberg
    • Liliom / Ferenc Molnar
    • Six Characters in Search of an Author / Luigi Pirandello
    • R.U.R. / Karel Čapek
    • Blood Wedding / Federico García Lorca
    • From the Private Life of the Master Race / Bertolt Brecht
    • The Flies / Jean-Paul Sartre
  • Modern Drama in England and Ireland
    • The Importance of Being Earnest / Oscar Wilde
    • Candida / George Bernard Shaw
    • The Admirable Crichton / James M. Barrie
    • Escape / John Galsworthy
    • The Workhouse Ward / Lady Gregory
    • Riders to the Sea / John Millington Synge
    • The Plough and the Stars / Seán O'Casey
    • The Circle / W. Somerset Maugham
    • Journey's End / R.C. Sherriff
    • Blithe Spirit / Noël Coward
  • Modern American Drama
    • Anna Christie / Eugene O'Neill
    • The Hairy Ape / Eugene O'Neill
    • What Price Glory? / Laurence Stallings and Maxwell Anderson
    • Elizabeth the Queen / Maxwell Anderson
    • The Green Pastures / Marc Connelly
    • Our Town / Thornton Wilder
    • Golden Boy / Clifford Odets
    • The Little Foxes / Lillian Hellman
    • My Heart's in the Highlands / William Saroyan
    • The Glass Menagerie / Tennessee Williams
    • Death of a Salesman / Arthur Miller
  • Modernist Directions
    • A Dream Play / August Strindberg
    • The Tidings Brought to Mary / Paul Claudel
    • The Madwoman of Chaillot / Jean Giraudoux
    • The Lark / Jean Anouilh
    • The Maids / Jean Genet
    • The Chairs / Eugène Ionesco
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