MILESTONES OF THE DRAMA by Helen Louise Cohen

MILESTONES OF THE DRAMA

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KIRKUS REVIEW

Seven plays between 500 BC and 1920, have been chosen for this volume:- Oedipus, Everyman, Dr. Faustus, The School for Scandal, A Doll's House, Cyrana de Bergerac and The Emperor Jones, from Sophocles to O'Neill. High spot biographical sketch, theatric and dramatic history and an analysis of the play and its contribution introduces each selection. The plays are footnoted and there is a chapter on the reading and a bibliography. Reference book for schools and libraries.

Publisher: Harcourt, Brace