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Six American plays for today

Six American plays for today

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Published by The Modern Library in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementselected, and with biographical notes by Bennett Cerf.
ContributionsCerf, Bennett., Hellman, Lillian., Chayefsky, Paddy., Schary, Dore., Williams, Tennessee, 1911-1983., Hansberry, Lorraine., Inge, William.
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Open LibraryOL18661200M

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The plays here printed are not, of course, the only five which might have been selected. From the many possible American plays of the last ten years these five have been chosen because decided success has been theirs, and because today they are worthy of professional revival. August Strindberg is often considered the father of modern Swedish literature. His vast output of plays was innovative in style and form. Volume 1 of Selected Plays presents selections from the beginning of his career, before his period of psychotic attacks in the Olof () is a historical drama set in early Reformation Sweden, influenced by Ibsen and Shakespeare.

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