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The Resource Monologues from classic plays, 486 B.C.-1960 A.D., edited by Jocelyn A. Beard ; [introduction by David Esbjornson]

Monologues from classic plays, 486 B.C.-1960 A.D., edited by Jocelyn A. Beard ; [introduction by David Esbjornson]

Label
Monologues from classic plays, 486 B.C.-1960 A.D.
Title
Monologues from classic plays, 486 B.C.-1960 A.D.
Statement of responsibility
edited by Jocelyn A. Beard ; [introduction by David Esbjornson]
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
808.82/45
Index
no index present
LC call number
PN2080
LC item number
.M542 1993
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
Monologue audition series
Label
Monologues from classic plays, 486 B.C.-1960 A.D., edited by Jocelyn A. Beard ; [introduction by David Esbjornson]
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
  • Contents: Men's monologues. Prometheus bound / Aeschylus (p.1) - Antigone / Sophocles (p.4) -- Oedipus Rex / Sophocles (p.7) -- The clouds / Aristophanes (p.10) -- Sakoontala / Kalidasa (p.13) -- Adam : the mystery of Adam / Anonymous (p.17) -- The summoning of everyman / Anonymous (p.20) -- Bilora / Angelo Beolco (p.22) -- The tragical history of Dr. Faustus (2) / Christopher Marlowe (p.26) -- Tamburlaine the great (2) / Christopher Marlowe (p.32) -- The taming of the shrew / William Shakespeare (p.35) -- A midsummer night's dream / William Shakespeare (p.36) -- The malcontent / John Marston (p.38) -- Othello / William Shakespeare (p.39)
  • Contents (cont.): The revenger's tragedy (2) / Cyril Touneur (p.41) -- The knight of the burning pestle (2) / Beaumont and Fletcher (p.44) -- Epicoene / Benjamin Johnson (p.47) -- The atheist's tragedy (2) / Cyril Tourneur (p.49) -- The king, the greatest alcalde / Lope Felix de Vega Carpio (p.53) -- The cid / Pierre Corneille (p.56) -- The changeling / Thomas Middleton and William Rowlet (p.58) -- Women beware women / Thomas Middleton (p.59) -- Jeppe of the hill (2) / Ludvig Holberg (p.60) -- Miss Sara Sampson / Gotthold Ephraim Lessing (p.64) -- Saul / Vittorio Alfieri (p.65) -- Egmont / Johann Wolfgang Goethe (p.67) -- William Tell / Johann Christoph Friedrich von Schiller (p.71) -- Hernani / Victor Hugo (p.76) -- Uncle Tom's cabin / George L. Aiken (p.79)
  • Contents (cont.): The demi-monde / Alexandre Dumas Fils (p.81) -- Miss Julie / August Strindberg (p.84) -- Salome / Oscar Wilde (p.87) -- The importance of being earnest / Oscar Wilde (p.90) -- Cyrano de Bergerac / Edmond Rostand (p.91) -- Uncle Vanya / Anton P. Chekhov (p.93) -- The dream play / August Strindberg (p.94) -- A Florentine tragedy / Oscar Wilde (p.96) -- The glittering gate / Lord Dunsany (p.98) -- The passion flower / Jacinto Benavente (p.100) -- The hairy ape / Eugene O'Neill (p.102) -- The adding machine / Elmer Rice (p.104) -- Henry IV / Luigi Pirandello (p.108) -- Desire under the elms / Eugene O'Neill (p.111) -- The devil and Daniel Webster (p.113) -- Death of a salesman / Arthur Miller (p.115) -- Camino Real (2) / Tennessee Williams (p.117)
  • Contents (cont.): A hat full of rain / Michael Vincente Gazzo (p.120) -- The Chinese wall / Max Frisch (p.122) -- Endgame / Samuel Beckett (p.123) -- The caretaker (2) / Harold Pinter (p.126) -- Women's monologues. Prometheus bound / Aeschylus (p.131) -- Antigone / Sophocles (p.134) -- Lysistrata / Aristophanes (p.136) -- Medea (2) / Seneca (p.138) -- Tamburlaine the great / Christopher Marlowe (p.145) -- The taming of the shrew / William Shakespeare (p.147) -- A midsummer night's dream / William Shakespeare (p.149) -- Malcontent / John Marston (p.151) -- The maid's tragedy / Francis Beaumont (p.152) -- The atheist's tragedy / Cyril Tourneur (p.155) -- The constant prince / Pedro Calderon de la Barca (p.157) -- The king, the greatest alcalde / Lope Felix de Vega Carpio (p.159)
  • Contents (cont.): The cid / Pierre Corneille (p.162) -- The changeling / Thomas Middleton and William Rowlet (p.164) -- Women beware women (2) / Thomas Middleton (p.166) -- Two precious maidens ridiculed / Moliere (p.168) -- Berenice / Jean Racine (p.170) -- Phaedra / Jean Racine (p.172) -- The provok'd wife (2) / Sir John Vanbrugh (p.174) -- The beaux-strategem / George Farquhar (p.177) -- Miss Sara Sampson (2) / Gotthold Ephraim Lessing (p.179) -- She stoops to conquer / Oliver Goldsmith (p.181) -- The barber of Seville / Pierre Augustin Caron (p.183) -- Egmont / Johann Wolfgang Goethe (p.186) -- The inspector general / Nikolai Gogol (p.188) -- Maria Magdelena / Friedrich Hebbel (p.189) -- The demi-monde / Alexandre Dumas Fils (p.191) -- The thunderstorm (2) / Alexander Ostrovsky (p.192)
  • Contents (cont.): Miss Julie / August Strindberg (p.196) -- Lady Windermere's fan / Oscar Wilde (p.198) -- Salome (2) / Oscar Wilde (p.199) -- Magda / Herman Suderman (p.203) -- Uncle Vanya / Anton P. Chekhov (p.205) -- The dream play / August Strindberg (p.206) -- In the shadow of the glen / John M. Synge (p.208) -- The passion flower / Jacinto Benavente (p.210) -- The adding machine/ Elmer Rice (p.211) -- Saint Joan / G.B. Shaw (p.215) -- Juno and the paycock / Sean O'Casey (p.216) -- The silver cord (2) / Sidney Howard (p.217) -- The skin of our teeth (2) / Thornton Wilder (p.221) -- Camino Real / Tennessee Williams (p.226) -- Cat on a hot tin roof (2) / Tennessee Williams (p.227) -- The Appolo of Bellac / Jean Giraudoux (p.230) -- Glory in the flower / William Inge (p.232)
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
xv, 236 p.
Isbn
9781880399095
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
92036194
System control number
ocn908779392
Label
Monologues from classic plays, 486 B.C.-1960 A.D., edited by Jocelyn A. Beard ; [introduction by David Esbjornson]
Publication
Contents
  • Contents: Men's monologues. Prometheus bound / Aeschylus (p.1) - Antigone / Sophocles (p.4) -- Oedipus Rex / Sophocles (p.7) -- The clouds / Aristophanes (p.10) -- Sakoontala / Kalidasa (p.13) -- Adam : the mystery of Adam / Anonymous (p.17) -- The summoning of everyman / Anonymous (p.20) -- Bilora / Angelo Beolco (p.22) -- The tragical history of Dr. Faustus (2) / Christopher Marlowe (p.26) -- Tamburlaine the great (2) / Christopher Marlowe (p.32) -- The taming of the shrew / William Shakespeare (p.35) -- A midsummer night's dream / William Shakespeare (p.36) -- The malcontent / John Marston (p.38) -- Othello / William Shakespeare (p.39)
  • Contents (cont.): The revenger's tragedy (2) / Cyril Touneur (p.41) -- The knight of the burning pestle (2) / Beaumont and Fletcher (p.44) -- Epicoene / Benjamin Johnson (p.47) -- The atheist's tragedy (2) / Cyril Tourneur (p.49) -- The king, the greatest alcalde / Lope Felix de Vega Carpio (p.53) -- The cid / Pierre Corneille (p.56) -- The changeling / Thomas Middleton and William Rowlet (p.58) -- Women beware women / Thomas Middleton (p.59) -- Jeppe of the hill (2) / Ludvig Holberg (p.60) -- Miss Sara Sampson / Gotthold Ephraim Lessing (p.64) -- Saul / Vittorio Alfieri (p.65) -- Egmont / Johann Wolfgang Goethe (p.67) -- William Tell / Johann Christoph Friedrich von Schiller (p.71) -- Hernani / Victor Hugo (p.76) -- Uncle Tom's cabin / George L. Aiken (p.79)
  • Contents (cont.): The demi-monde / Alexandre Dumas Fils (p.81) -- Miss Julie / August Strindberg (p.84) -- Salome / Oscar Wilde (p.87) -- The importance of being earnest / Oscar Wilde (p.90) -- Cyrano de Bergerac / Edmond Rostand (p.91) -- Uncle Vanya / Anton P. Chekhov (p.93) -- The dream play / August Strindberg (p.94) -- A Florentine tragedy / Oscar Wilde (p.96) -- The glittering gate / Lord Dunsany (p.98) -- The passion flower / Jacinto Benavente (p.100) -- The hairy ape / Eugene O'Neill (p.102) -- The adding machine / Elmer Rice (p.104) -- Henry IV / Luigi Pirandello (p.108) -- Desire under the elms / Eugene O'Neill (p.111) -- The devil and Daniel Webster (p.113) -- Death of a salesman / Arthur Miller (p.115) -- Camino Real (2) / Tennessee Williams (p.117)
  • Contents (cont.): A hat full of rain / Michael Vincente Gazzo (p.120) -- The Chinese wall / Max Frisch (p.122) -- Endgame / Samuel Beckett (p.123) -- The caretaker (2) / Harold Pinter (p.126) -- Women's monologues. Prometheus bound / Aeschylus (p.131) -- Antigone / Sophocles (p.134) -- Lysistrata / Aristophanes (p.136) -- Medea (2) / Seneca (p.138) -- Tamburlaine the great / Christopher Marlowe (p.145) -- The taming of the shrew / William Shakespeare (p.147) -- A midsummer night's dream / William Shakespeare (p.149) -- Malcontent / John Marston (p.151) -- The maid's tragedy / Francis Beaumont (p.152) -- The atheist's tragedy / Cyril Tourneur (p.155) -- The constant prince / Pedro Calderon de la Barca (p.157) -- The king, the greatest alcalde / Lope Felix de Vega Carpio (p.159)
  • Contents (cont.): The cid / Pierre Corneille (p.162) -- The changeling / Thomas Middleton and William Rowlet (p.164) -- Women beware women (2) / Thomas Middleton (p.166) -- Two precious maidens ridiculed / Moliere (p.168) -- Berenice / Jean Racine (p.170) -- Phaedra / Jean Racine (p.172) -- The provok'd wife (2) / Sir John Vanbrugh (p.174) -- The beaux-strategem / George Farquhar (p.177) -- Miss Sara Sampson (2) / Gotthold Ephraim Lessing (p.179) -- She stoops to conquer / Oliver Goldsmith (p.181) -- The barber of Seville / Pierre Augustin Caron (p.183) -- Egmont / Johann Wolfgang Goethe (p.186) -- The inspector general / Nikolai Gogol (p.188) -- Maria Magdelena / Friedrich Hebbel (p.189) -- The demi-monde / Alexandre Dumas Fils (p.191) -- The thunderstorm (2) / Alexander Ostrovsky (p.192)
  • Contents (cont.): Miss Julie / August Strindberg (p.196) -- Lady Windermere's fan / Oscar Wilde (p.198) -- Salome (2) / Oscar Wilde (p.199) -- Magda / Herman Suderman (p.203) -- Uncle Vanya / Anton P. Chekhov (p.205) -- The dream play / August Strindberg (p.206) -- In the shadow of the glen / John M. Synge (p.208) -- The passion flower / Jacinto Benavente (p.210) -- The adding machine/ Elmer Rice (p.211) -- Saint Joan / G.B. Shaw (p.215) -- Juno and the paycock / Sean O'Casey (p.216) -- The silver cord (2) / Sidney Howard (p.217) -- The skin of our teeth (2) / Thornton Wilder (p.221) -- Camino Real / Tennessee Williams (p.226) -- Cat on a hot tin roof (2) / Tennessee Williams (p.227) -- The Appolo of Bellac / Jean Giraudoux (p.230) -- Glory in the flower / William Inge (p.232)
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
xv, 236 p.
Isbn
9781880399095
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
92036194
System control number
ocn908779392

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