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Our dramatic heritage

Philip G. Hill (Editor)
Print Book, English, ©1983-©1992
Fairleigh Dickinson University Press ; Associated University Presses, Rutherford [N.J.], London, ©1983-©1992
6 volumes ; 24 cm
9780838631065, 9780838631089, 9780838631072, 9780838634219, 9780838632666, 9780838632673, 9780838634110, 0838631061, 0838631088, 083863107X, 0838634214, 0838632661, 083863267X, 0838634117
v. 1. Classical drama and the early Renaissance
The oresteia (Aeschylus)
Oedipus Rex (Sopjocles)
Medea (Euripides)
Lysistrata (Arostophanes)
The Dyskolos (Menander)
Miles Gloriosus (Titus Maccus Plautus)
The brothers ( Publius Terentius Afer)
The trojan women (Lucius Annaeus Seneca)
Abraham (Hrotsvitha)
The second shepard's play, everyman, and Pierre Pathelin (authors unknown)
The doubles according to Plautus (a commedia dell'arte scenario)
The mandrake (Niccolo Machiavelli)
v. 2. The Golden Age The Spanish tradgedy (Thomas Kyd)
Edward the Second (Christopher Marlowe)
Twelfth night (William Shakespeare
King Lear (William Shakespeare)
Volpone (Ben Jonson)
The knight of the burning pestle (Francis Beaumont and John Fletcher)
The Duchess of Malfi (John Webster)
The dog in the manger ( Lope de Vega)
The trickster of Seville (Tirso de Molina)
Life is a dream (Pedro Calderon de la Barca)
The cid (Pierre Corneille)
Tartuffe (Moliere)
Scapin (Moliere)
Phaedra (Jean Racine)
v. 3. The eighteenth century
The way of the world (William Congreve)
Jean de France (Ludvig Holberg)
The beggar's opera (John Gay)
The mistress of the inn (Carlo Goldoni)
She stoops to conquer (Oliver Goldsmith)
The school for scandal (Richard B. Sheridan)
Figaro's marriage (Beaumarchais)
v. 4. Romanticism and realism
Wilhelm Tell ( Friedrich von Schiller)
Faust, Part I (Johann van Goethe)
Woyzeck (Georg Buchner)
The glass of water (Eugene Scribe)
Therese Raquin (Emile Zola)
Peer Gynt (Henrik Ibsen)
Hedda Gabler (Henrik Ibsen)
Cyrano de Bergerac (Edmond Rostand)
The lower depths (Maxim Gorky)
The cherry orchard (Anton Chekhov)
v. 5. Reactions to realism
Arms and the man (Bernard Shaw)
Saint Joan (Bernard Shaw)
The importance of being earnest (Oscar Wilde)
Riders to the sea (John Millington Synge)
From morn to midnight (August Strindberg)
Juno and the paycock (Sean O'Casey)
The threepenny opera (Bertolt Brecht)
Galileo (Bertolt Brecht)
Purgatory (William Butler Yeats)
v. 6. Expressing the inexpressible
The blind (Maurice Maeterlinck)
King Ubu (Alfred Jarry)
The bug in her ear (Georges Feydeau)
Six characters in search of an Author ( Luigi Pirandello)
Orphee (Jean Cocteau)
Red magic (Michel de Ghelderode)
Blood wedding (Federico Garcia Lorca)
Ondine (Jean Giraudoux)
Thieves' Carnival (Jean Anouilh)