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Twentieth century interpretations of The playboy of the Western World : a collection of critical essays / Edited by Thomas R. Whitaker.

Whitaker, Thomas R., (compiler.). Synge, J. M. (John Millington), 1871-1909 Playboy of the western world (Added Author).
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Spectrum book.
Twentieth century interpretations.
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Huntingburg PL - Huntingburg 804 WHI (Text) 39970000385251 NF Available -

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  • Physical Description: iii, 122 pages ; 21 cm.
  • Publisher: Englewood Cliffs, N.J. : Prentice-Hall, [1969]

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Introduction: On playing with The playboy, by T. R. Whitaker.--J. M. Synge and the Ireland of his time, by W. B. Yeats.--Synge's poetic drama, by U. Ellis-Fermor.--A player's reflections on Playboy, by C. Cusack.--The playboy of the Western World, by T. R. Henn.--Synge's Playboy; morality and the hero, by N. Podhoretz.--The making of The playboy, by P. M. Spacks.--Synge's playboy as mock-Christ, by H. D. Pearce.--The composition of The Playboy, by D. H. Greene.--Synge's idiom, by R. Peacock.--The realist basis of surreality, by H. Howarth.--On playing with the audience, by J. L. Styan.--Bibliography (p. 121-122)
Subject: Synge, J. M. (John Millington), 1871-1909. Playboy of the western world
Ireland > In literature.

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