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Modern British dramatists, new perspectives

Modern British dramatists, new perspectives

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Published by Prentice-Hall in Englewood Cliffs, N.J .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English drama -- 20th century -- History and criticism

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by John Russell Brown.
    SeriesTwentieth century views
    ContributionsBrown, John Russell.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR737 .M58 1984
    The Physical Object
    Pagination186 p. ;
    Number of Pages186
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23760207M

    Modern British Playwriting: The s: Voices, Documents, New Interpretations (Decades of Modern British Playwriting Book 2) eBook: Chris Megson, Richard Boon, Janelle Reinelt, Paola Botham: : Kindle Store. ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: English and German. Description: pages ; 21 cm. Contents: History of contemporary British drama / Louise Page--The stage in a state / Richard Humphrey--Plays of the cultural imagination / Hubert Zapf--Zwischen Erfolgszwang und Engagement / Gunther Klotz--Past lives in present drama.

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