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The Resource A treasury of the theatre : from Aeschylus to Ostovsky, edited by John Gassner

A treasury of the theatre : from Aeschylus to Ostovsky, edited by John Gassner

Label
A treasury of the theatre : from Aeschylus to Ostovsky
Title
A treasury of the theatre
Title remainder
from Aeschylus to Ostovsky
Statement of responsibility
edited by John Gassner
Title variation
Treasury of the theater
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Related
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1903-1967
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gassner, John
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1813-1837
  • 1670-1729
  • 1606-1684
  • 1685-1732
  • 1749-1832
  • 1809-1852
  • 1813-1863
  • 1802-1885
  • 1573?-1637
  • 1573?-1637
  • 1693-1739
  • 1564-1593
  • 1622-1673
  • 1810-1857
  • 1823-1886
  • 1639-1699
  • fl. 1620
  • 1759-1805
  • approximately 4 B.C.-65 A.D
  • 1564-1616
  • 1751-1816
  • 1818-1883
  • 1562-1635
  • 1580?-1625?
  • ca. 935-ca. 975
  • 1600-1681
  • 1547-1616
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Kwanami, Kiyotsugu
  • Aeschylus
  • Aristophanes
  • Euripides
  • Euripides
  • Kālidāsa
  • Sophocles
  • Sophocles
  • Terence
  • Büchner, Georg
  • Congreve, William
  • Corneille, Pierre
  • Gay, John
  • Goethe, Johann Wolfgang von
  • Gogol<U+00B4>, Nikolai Vasil<U+00B4>evich
  • Hebbel, Friedrich
  • Hugo, Victor
  • Jonson, Ben
  • Jonson, Ben
  • Lillo, George
  • Marlowe, Christopher
  • Molière
  • Musset, Alfred de
  • Ostrovsky, Aleksandr Nikolaevich
  • Plautus, Titus Maccius
  • Racine, Jean
  • Scala, Flaminio
  • Schiller, Friedrich
  • Seneca, Lucius Annaeus
  • Shakespeare, William
  • Sheridan, Richard Brinsley
  • Turgenev, Ivan Sergeevich
  • Vega, Lope de
  • Webster, John
  • Hrotsvitha
  • Calderón de la Barca, Pedro
  • Cervantes Saavedra, Miguel de
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  • Drama
  • Drama
  • Drama
  • Drama
  • Drama
  • Drama
  • Drama, Medieval
  • European drama
  • Greek drama
  • Latin drama
  • Moralities
  • Oriental drama
Target audience
adult
Label
A treasury of the theatre : from Aeschylus to Ostovsky, edited by John Gassner
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
  • Middle class drama :
  • The London merchant
  • George Lillo
  • The thunderstorm
  • Alexander Ostrovsky, trans. by Andrew MacAndrew
  • Part II (cont'd). Ballad opera and burlesque :
  • The beggar's opera
  • John Gay.
  • Romantic forms of drama :
  • Mary Stuart
  • Friedrich von Schiller, trans. by Theodore H. Lustig
  • Hernani
  • Victor Hugo, English ver. by Linda Asher.
  • Phaedra
  • Jean Racine, trans. by Robert Henderson
  • The way of the world
  • William Congreve
  • The school for scandal
  • Richard Brinsley Sheridan.
  • The romantic and early realistic drama :
  • Faust, part I
  • Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, trans. by C. F. MacIntyre
  • No trifling with love
  • The renaissance (cont'd) :
  • Alfred de Musset, trans. by Raoul Pellissier
  • Danton's death
  • Georg Büchner, trans. by Stephen Spender and Goronwy Rees /
  • The inspector
  • Nikolai Gogol, trans. by John Laurence Seymour and George Rapall Noyes
  • Maria Magdalena
  • Friedrich Hebbel, trans. by Barker Fairley
  • A month in the country
  • Ivan Turgenev, trans. by George Rapall Noyes
  • The duchess of Malfi
  • John Webster
  • Fuente Ovejuna
  • Lope de Vega, trans. by Angel Flores and Muriel Kittel.
  • The 17th and 18th centuries :
  • The misanthrope
  • Molière, trans. by Henri van Laun
  • Aristophanes, trans. by Benjamin Bickley Rogers
  • The Menaechmi
  • Plautus
  • The brothers
  • Terence.
  • The oriental theatre :
  • Shakuntala
  • Kalidasa, trans. by Sir Monier-Williams
  • Sotoba Komachi
  • Kwanami Kiyotsugu, trans. by Arthur Waley.
  • Selections included, Part I, Periods of world drama. The classic age :
  • The medieval drama :
  • Abraham and Isaac
  • author unknown, version by John Gassner
  • The second shepherds' play
  • author unknown, version by John Gassner
  • Everyman
  • author unknown, version by John Gassner.
  • The renaissance :
  • The tragical history of Doctor Faustus
  • by Christopher Marlowe
  • Agamemnon
  • Hamlet
  • William Shakespeare
  • Volpone
  • Ben Jonson
  • Aeschylus, trans. by Edith Hamilton
  • Oedipus the King
  • Sophocles, version by John Gassner
  • The Trojan women
  • Euripides, trans. by Richmond Lattimore
  • The frogs
  • Paphnutius
  • Hrotsvitha, trans. by Str. Mary Marguerite Butler
  • The death of Pilate
  • a Cornish miracle play, adapted by John Gassner.
  • Renaissance forms :
  • The portrait
  • Flaminio Scala, trans. by Garrett H. Leverton
  • The vision of delight
  • Ben Jonson
  • The cave of Salamanca
  • Selections (cont'd) Part II. The range of western drama. Variant clasic forms:
  • Cervantes, trans. by Edwin Honig
  • Life is a dream
  • Calderón, trans. by Edward and Elizabeth Huberman.
  • Neoclassic varients :
  • The cid
  • Corneille, trans. by Wallace Fowlie
  • The searching satyrs
  • Sophocles, trans. by Roger Lancelyn Green
  • The Bacchae
  • Euripides, trans. by William Arrowsmith
  • Thyestes
  • Seneca, trans. by Ella Isabel Harris, rev. by John Gassner
  • Christian drama, saint and miracle plays :
Dimensions
26 cm.
Edition
3rd ed.
Extent
xv, 1037 p.
Isbn
9780030627804
Lccn
67011743
Other physical details
illus.
System control number
ocm01058262
Label
A treasury of the theatre : from Aeschylus to Ostovsky, edited by John Gassner
Publication
Contents
  • Middle class drama :
  • The London merchant
  • George Lillo
  • The thunderstorm
  • Alexander Ostrovsky, trans. by Andrew MacAndrew
  • Part II (cont'd). Ballad opera and burlesque :
  • The beggar's opera
  • John Gay.
  • Romantic forms of drama :
  • Mary Stuart
  • Friedrich von Schiller, trans. by Theodore H. Lustig
  • Hernani
  • Victor Hugo, English ver. by Linda Asher.
  • Phaedra
  • Jean Racine, trans. by Robert Henderson
  • The way of the world
  • William Congreve
  • The school for scandal
  • Richard Brinsley Sheridan.
  • The romantic and early realistic drama :
  • Faust, part I
  • Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, trans. by C. F. MacIntyre
  • No trifling with love
  • The renaissance (cont'd) :
  • Alfred de Musset, trans. by Raoul Pellissier
  • Danton's death
  • Georg Büchner, trans. by Stephen Spender and Goronwy Rees /
  • The inspector
  • Nikolai Gogol, trans. by John Laurence Seymour and George Rapall Noyes
  • Maria Magdalena
  • Friedrich Hebbel, trans. by Barker Fairley
  • A month in the country
  • Ivan Turgenev, trans. by George Rapall Noyes
  • The duchess of Malfi
  • John Webster
  • Fuente Ovejuna
  • Lope de Vega, trans. by Angel Flores and Muriel Kittel.
  • The 17th and 18th centuries :
  • The misanthrope
  • Molière, trans. by Henri van Laun
  • Aristophanes, trans. by Benjamin Bickley Rogers
  • The Menaechmi
  • Plautus
  • The brothers
  • Terence.
  • The oriental theatre :
  • Shakuntala
  • Kalidasa, trans. by Sir Monier-Williams
  • Sotoba Komachi
  • Kwanami Kiyotsugu, trans. by Arthur Waley.
  • Selections included, Part I, Periods of world drama. The classic age :
  • The medieval drama :
  • Abraham and Isaac
  • author unknown, version by John Gassner
  • The second shepherds' play
  • author unknown, version by John Gassner
  • Everyman
  • author unknown, version by John Gassner.
  • The renaissance :
  • The tragical history of Doctor Faustus
  • by Christopher Marlowe
  • Agamemnon
  • Hamlet
  • William Shakespeare
  • Volpone
  • Ben Jonson
  • Aeschylus, trans. by Edith Hamilton
  • Oedipus the King
  • Sophocles, version by John Gassner
  • The Trojan women
  • Euripides, trans. by Richmond Lattimore
  • The frogs
  • Paphnutius
  • Hrotsvitha, trans. by Str. Mary Marguerite Butler
  • The death of Pilate
  • a Cornish miracle play, adapted by John Gassner.
  • Renaissance forms :
  • The portrait
  • Flaminio Scala, trans. by Garrett H. Leverton
  • The vision of delight
  • Ben Jonson
  • The cave of Salamanca
  • Selections (cont'd) Part II. The range of western drama. Variant clasic forms:
  • Cervantes, trans. by Edwin Honig
  • Life is a dream
  • Calderón, trans. by Edward and Elizabeth Huberman.
  • Neoclassic varients :
  • The cid
  • Corneille, trans. by Wallace Fowlie
  • The searching satyrs
  • Sophocles, trans. by Roger Lancelyn Green
  • The Bacchae
  • Euripides, trans. by William Arrowsmith
  • Thyestes
  • Seneca, trans. by Ella Isabel Harris, rev. by John Gassner
  • Christian drama, saint and miracle plays :
Dimensions
26 cm.
Edition
3rd ed.
Extent
xv, 1037 p.
Isbn
9780030627804
Lccn
67011743
Other physical details
illus.
System control number
ocm01058262

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