+612 9045 4394
Synge : Four Plays - Steven M. Studebaker


Four Plays

By: Steven M. Studebaker, Ronald Ayling (Editor), A. E. Dyson (Preface by)

Paperback Published: 23rd September 1992
ISBN: 9780333423844
Number Of Pages: 219

Share This Book:
Ships in 7 to 10 business days

This collection of criticism is on four of the most-studied plays of J.M. Synge. Along with W.B. Yeats and Lady Gregory he created the Irish literary movement and the Abbey theatre. The playwright is acknowledged to be in the forefront of modernist literature. Major critics include William Empson to Hugh Kenner and writers from George Moore to Frank O'Connor.

General Editor's Preface - Introduction - PART 1 THE PLAYS OF J.M.SYNGE - D.E.S.Maxwell, Seamus Deane, Thomas Kilroy - PART 2 RIDERS TO THE SEA - Comments and Reviews - T.R.Henn, Robert Bechtold Heilmann, Denis Johnston - Gerstenberger, Durbach, Sidney Poger - PART 3 THE WELL OF THE SAINTS - Comments and Reviews - Yeats, Katharine Worth, Nicholas Grene, Toni O'Brien Johnson - PART 4 THE PLAYBOY OF THE WESTERN WORLD - Comments and Reviews - Yeats, Frank O'Connor, Cusack, Heilman, Augustine Martin, Saddlemyer, Raymond Williams, Welch, Kiberd - PART 5 DEIDRE OF THE SORROWS - Comments and Reviews - Saddlemyer, William Empson, Eugene Benson, Kiberd, Hugh Kenner

ISBN: 9780333423844
ISBN-10: 0333423844
Series: Casebooks
Audience: Tertiary; University or College
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 219
Published: 23rd September 1992
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 21.5 x 14.0  x 1.5
Weight (kg): 0.31
Edition Number: 1