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Modern English drama

Ernest Randolph Reynolds

Modern English drama

with a survey of the theatre from 1900.

by Ernest Randolph Reynolds

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Published by Harrap in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • English drama -- 20th century -- History and criticism.,
    • Theater -- Great Britain -- History -- 20th century.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementWith a foreword by Allardyce Nicoll.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPN2595 .R4
      The Physical Object
      Pagination240 p.
      Number of Pages240
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6064720M
      LC Control Number50000616
      OCLC/WorldCa983006

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Post navigation. The play is the allegorical accounting of the life of Everyman, who represents all mankind. It is one of the literary genres, which is an imitation of some action.

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Here begins a treatise how the high Father of Heaven sends Death to summon every creature to Modern English drama book and give account of their lives in this world, and is in the manner of a moral play. Musical Drama — In musical dramas, dramatists not only tell their stories through acting and dialogue, but through dance as well as music.

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