Playwrights on playmaking : and other studies of the stage by Brander Matthews

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Author Matthews, Brander, 1852-1929
LoC No. 23013499
Title Playwrights on playmaking : and other studies of the stage
Original Publication New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1923.
Contents Playwrights on playmaking -- Undramatic criticism -- Old plays and new playgoers -- Tragedies with happy endings -- On the advantage of having a pattern -- Did Shakespere write plays to fit his actors? -- Strange Shaksperian performances -- Thackeray and the theater -- Mark Twain and the theater -- Henry James and the theater -- Stage humor -- The "old comedies" -- The organization of the theater -- Memories of actors.
Credits Charlene Taylor, John Campbell and the Online Distributed Proofreading Team at (This file was produced from images generously made available by The Internet Archive)
Language English
LoC Class PN: Language and Literatures: Literature: General, Criticism, Collections
Subject Theater
Subject Drama -- History and criticism
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EBook-No. 72661
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Copyright Status Public domain in the USA.
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