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short history of English drama

B. Ifor Evans

short history of English drama

by B. Ifor Evans

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Published by Greenwood Press in Westport, Conn .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English drama -- History and criticism.

  • Edition Notes

    Reprint of the 1950 ed. published by Penguin Books, Harmondsworth, Eng.

    Statementby B. Ifor Evans.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR625 .E8 1978
    The Physical Object
    Pagination172 p. ;
    Number of Pages172
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4557148M
    ISBN 10083719072X
    LC Control Number77027446

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    Eventually, though, the Church saw the value of the ritualistic nature of drama, and began to reenact short Bible stories during mass. Mystery plays were stories from the Bible. Miracle plays. Indian English literature (IEL), also referred to as Indian Writing in English (IWE), is the body of work by writers in India who write in the English language and whose native or co-native language could be one of the numerous languages of early history began with the works of Michael Madhusudan Dutt followed by R. K. Narayan, Mulk Raj Anand and Raja Rao who contributed to Indian.

      Includes coverage of non-English works and traditions to create a global view of modern drama; Considers the influence of modernism in art, music, literature, architecture, society, and politics on the formation of modern dramatic literature. He has written the book so that both approaches work. This book will aid you in a greater appreciation of Shakespeare's oft maligned history plays. However, it also is worthwhile as a standalone history of the English monarchy, especially in regards to the very confusing story of Cited by: 5.


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