The Harcourt Anthology of Drama
William B. Worthen
Harcourt College Publishers, 2002 - Drama - 997 pages
This textbook provides one of the strongest combinations of traditional plays and current plays. With important secondary readings in the book and some of the best introductory essays about the theater and culture of the various periods of any book in the field; it is unrivalled in its combination of historical and critical material.
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