World Drama: Volume 1

World Drama: Volume 1

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Volume 1 of this two-volume set contains 26 plays including Aeschylus, "Prometheus Bound"; Sophocles, "Antigone"; Seneca, "Medea"; Marlowe, "Dr. Faustus"; Heywood, "A Woman Killed with Kindness"; Johnson, "Every Man in His Humour"; Beaumont and Fletcher, "The Maid's Tragedy"; Sheridan, "The School for Scandal"; plus plays from the Orient, medieval plays, and more

Product details

  • Paperback | 670 pages
  • 127 x 200.66 x 38.1mm | 657.71g
  • Dover Publications Inc.
  • New York, United States
  • English
  • 0486200574
  • 9780486200576

Table of contents

Ancient Greece (468-423 b.c.)   Prometheus Bound Aeschylus   Antigone Sophocles   Alcestis Euripides   The Clouds Aristophanes Ancient Rome (200 b.c.-1st Century a.d.)   The Captives Plautus   Phormio Terence   Medea Seneca Ancient India (5th Century?)   Sakoontala Kalidasa China (13th or 14th Century?)   The Chalk Circle Anonymous Japan (14th-18th Centuries)   Abstraction Anonymous   Nakamitsu Seami   Fair Ladies at a Game of Poem-Cards Chikamatsu Monzaemon Medieval Europe (12th-16th Centuries)   Adam Anonymous   The Wise Virgins and the Foolish Virgins Anonymous   The Second Shepherds' Play Anonymous   The Farce of the Worthy Master Pierre Patelin Anonymous   Everyman Anonymous   The Wandering Scholar from Paradise Hans Sachs England (13th Century?-1777)   The Play of St. George Anonymous   The Tragical History of Dr. Faustus Christopher Marlowe   Every Man in His Humour Ben Jonson   A Woman Killed with Kindness Thomas Heywood   The Maid's Tragedy Francis Beaumont and John Fletcher   The Beaux-Stratagem George Farquhar   She Stoops to Conquer Oliver Goldsmith   The School for Scandal Richard Brinsley Sheridanshow more