Drama from Ibsen to Brecht
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Published by Hogarth Press in London .
Written in English


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PRIORITY 3.

StatementRaymond Williams.
SeriesHistory & literature
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LC ClassificationsIN PROCESS (ONLINE)
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 352 p. ;
Number of Pages352
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1605383M
ISBN 100701207930
LC Control Number91142470

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  With typical critical flair, Raymond Williams examines the development of the dramatic form from Henrik Ibsen to Bertolt Brecht. Taking an expansive view of drama from around the world, he offers the reader profound insights into the role of theatre in society and into the workings of dramatic language. This is seminal reading for theatre-goers and literature students alike. Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. Drama from Ibsen to Brecht by Williams, Raymond., Raymond Williams; 6 editions; First published in ; Subjects: Drama, History and criticism; Times: 20th century, 19th century. Drama from Ibsen to Brecht. Raymond Williams. Penguin, - Literary Criticism - pages. 0 Reviews. From inside the book. What people are saying - Write a review. We haven't found any reviews in the usual places. Drama Drama / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh Literary Criticism / Drama. Drama from Ibsen to Brecht Raymond Williams. This book is a fully revised and largely expanded successor to Mr Williams's widely read Drama from Ibsen to Eliot (). In it he argues that although plays are meant to be acted, any play in which the text is no more than an outline, to be filled in by acting, production and decor, must fall short.

Get this from a library! Drama from Ibsen to Brecht. [Raymond Williams] -- Aristotle - John Arden - Samuel Beckett - Bertolt Brecht - Anton Chekov - T.S. Eliot - Max Frisch - Christopher Fry - Henrik Ibsen - Federico Garcia Lorca; Eugene Ionesco - James Joyce - D.H. ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Previous edition: published as Drama from Ibsen to Eliot. Chatto & Windus, Includes index.   Drama from Ibsen to Brecht by Williams, Raymond, Publication date Borrow this book to access EPUB and PDF files. IN COLLECTIONS. Books to Borrow. Books for People with Print Disabilities. Internet Archive Books. Uploaded by stationcebu on Decem SIMILAR ITEMS (based on metadata) Pages:   Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. Drama from Ibsen to Brecht by Williams, Raymond., Raymond Williams, , Oxford University Press edition, in EnglishCited by:

Buy Drama From Ibsen To Brecht Revised edition by Williams, Raymond (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(3).   ed. published under title: Drama from Ibsen to EliotPages: Both Ibsen and Brecht were good poets as well as dramatists. Brecht is, in fact, a great poet. Both writers created several plays that continue to be performed and read, and which to some degree defined their eras. Both writers were technical inno. New, revised and expanded version of Drama from Ibsen to Eliot; keeps to the theme of the earlier book, championing poetic drama and the strength of the text as crucial to an effective play; chapters on Ibsen, Strindberg, Chekhov, Yeats, O'Casey, Eliot, etc; additional material for this new edition includes studies of Brecht, Beckett, O'Neill.