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Author Gassner, John, 1903-1967 ed.

Title Twenty best plays of the modern American theatre / edited with an introduction by John Gassner.

Imprint New York : Crown Publishers, [c1939]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    812.08 TWE    Available
 PAS Lamanda Park Branch Non-Fiction    812.08 TWE    Available
Description xxii, 874p. ; 25 cm.
Contents Winterset / Maxwell Anderson -- High Tor / Maxwell Anderson -- Idiot's delight / R. E. Sherwood -- Johnny Johnson / Paul Green -- Green pastures / Marc Connelly -- You can't take it with you / G. S. Kaufman and Moss Hart -- End of summer / S. N. Behrman -- The animal kingdom / Philip Barry -- Boy meets girl / Bella and Samuel Spewack -- The women / Abare Boothe -- Yes, my darling daughter / Mark Reed -- Three men on a horse / George Abbott and J. C. Holm -- The children's hour / Lillian Hellman -- Tobacco road / Jack Kirkland and Erskine Caldwell -- Of mice and men / John Steinbeck -- Dead end / Sidney Kingsley -- Bury the dead / Irwin Shaw -- The fall of the city / Archibald MacLeish -- Golden boy / Clifford Odets -- Stage door / Edna Ferber and G. S. Kaufman -- Plays by authors represented (p.869-871) -- Plays by other authors 1930-1940 (p.871-872) -- Bibliography (p.873-874).
Subject American drama -- 20th century.

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