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Modern British tragicomedy and the British tradition

Beckett, Pinter, Stoppard, Albee and Storey

by Richard Dutton

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Published by Harvester in Brighton .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Beckett, Samuel, -- 1906-,
  • Pinter, Harold, -- 1930-,
  • Stoppard, Tom, -- 1937-,
  • Albee, Edward, -- 1928-,
  • Storey, David, -- 1933-,
  • English drama -- 20th century -- History and criticism.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography, p217-222. - Includes index.

    StatementRichard Dutton.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR736
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix,227p. ;
    Number of Pages227
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22331672M
    ISBN 100710806248, 0710806191

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