Masterplots, drama series 366 plots in story form from the world"s fine drama

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Published by Salem Press in New York .

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Statementedited by Frank N. Magill ; story editor, Dayton Kohler.
ContributionsMagill, Frank Northen, 1907-, Kohler, Dayton, 1907-1972,
The Physical Object
Paginationv, 957, iv p. ;
Number of Pages957
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Open LibraryOL14429747M

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Salem Press currently publishes 17 different sets of Masterplots. The parent set is the volume Masterplots (2d ed., ), which considers more than 1, individual works of literature, including plays.

This current reference, an update to Masterplots II: Drama Series Author: Christian H. Moe. It examines " works of twentieth century drama never before covered in the Masterplots series," including such important works as Becket, Marat-Sade, The Great White Hope, and Streamers.

Drama in translation is also covered, though there are several works that don't seem to fit (e.g., the movie My Dinner with Andre). Masterplots II book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. This work covers works of drama, including 92 plays new to this edition Pages: 4.

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Masterplots is a reference book series which summarizes the plots of significant works of literature and films. The first edition was published in by Frank N. Magill of Salem Press. It remains the flagship product of the publisher. The series off reference articles focusing on plot summaries, critical commentary, character profiles, literary settings and biographical profiles.

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Masterplots II: Short Story Series provides penetrating discussions of the content, themes, structure and techniques of 1, stories from every inhabited region in the world: North America, Africa, Asia, West Indies, Latin America, Australia, New Zealand, Great Britain, and other European countries.

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