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Gassner, John 1903-1967

Overview
Works: 294 works in 1,424 publications in 3 languages and 60,428 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Drama  Encyclopedias  Dictionaries  History  Bibliography  Biography  Conference papers and proceedings 
Roles: Editor, Author, Writer of accompanying material, Author of introduction, Other, Translator, Speaker, Contributor
Classifications: PS634, 812.5082
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Most widely held works about John Gassner
 
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Best American plays : third series, 1945-1951 by John Gassner( Book )

115 editions published between 1951 and 1993 in English and Undetermined and held by 6,436 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains the complete text of 17 plays
A treasury of the theatre by John Gassner( Book )

88 editions published between 1195 and 2001 in English and held by 5,233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Library owns volume1 of 1967 ed
Masters of the drama by John Gassner( Book )

54 editions published between 1940 and 1968 in English and Spanish and held by 2,741 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

O'Neill, a collection of critical essays by John Gassner( Book )

24 editions published between 1964 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,398 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Best plays of the early American theatre : from the beginning to 1916 by John Gassner( Book )

17 editions published between 1967 and 1978 in English and held by 2,210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains sixteen American plays written before 1912
The reader's encyclopedia of world drama by John Gassner( Book )

42 editions published between 1969 and 2002 in English and held by 2,200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comprehensive reference work which covers the drama of all five continents from its origins to the present
Twenty-five best plays of the modern American theatre : Early series by John Gassner( Book )

56 editions published between 1930 and 1975 in 3 languages and held by 2,143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twenty best European plays on the American stage by John Gassner( Book )

13 editions published between 1957 and 1974 in English and held by 2,042 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tiger at the gates--The lark--A Month in the country--My three angels--Ondine --The Madwoman of Chaillot--No exit-Jacobowsky and the Colonel--The sea gull --Noah--Volpone--(etc.)
Best American plays( )

in English and held by 1,798 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Best American plays : supplementary volume, 1918-1958 by John Gassner( Book )

24 editions published between 1947 and 1976 in 3 languages and held by 1,650 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collection of 17 plays which did not appear in the editor's earlier Best plays collections covering the period, 1918-1958
Theatre and drama in the making by John Gassner( Book )

23 editions published between 1964 and 1992 in English and held by 1,642 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Producing the play by John Gassner( Book )

49 editions published between 1941 and 1967 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,599 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book cannot present an answer to every production problem. Nor does it provide a substitute for practice under adequate supervision or instructor. Activity, trial and error and above all the test of effectiveness for particular audience with a paticular play, are the ultimate textbook of play production
Best plays of the modern American theatre : second series by John Gassner( Book )

61 editions published between 1947 and 1987 in 3 languages and held by 1,555 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Complete texts of seventeen plays ... 1939-1946 ..."
Twenty best plays of the modern American theatre by John Gassner( Book )

33 editions published between 1939 and 1970 in English and held by 1,294 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

20 of the best American plays from 1930-1939
Eugene O'Neill by John Gassner( Book )

28 editions published between 1965 and 1978 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

BCF Snickers was here
The theatre in our times; a survey of the men, materials, and movements in the modern theatre by John Gassner( Book )

40 editions published between 1954 and 1970 in English and held by 1,254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Directions in modern theatre and drama : an expanded edition of Form and idea in modern theatre by John Gassner( Book )

30 editions published between 1956 and 1967 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Deals with trends in playwrighting and in play production styles
Theatre at the crossroads; plays and playwrights of the mid-century American stage by John Gassner( Book )

18 editions published between 1960 and 2001 in English and held by 1,236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Selected plays of Sean O'Casey by Sean O'Casey( Book )

7 editions published between 1954 and 1955 in English and held by 1,229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ideas in the drama : selected papers from the English Institute by John Gassner( Book )

27 editions published between 1964 and 1967 in English and held by 1,228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Theatre and drama in the making
Alternative Names
Gassner, Dž.

Gassner, John Waldhorn 1903-1967

جاسنر، جون، 1903-1967

جون غاسنر، 1903-1967

Languages
English (747)

French (3)

Spanish (1)

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Theatre and drama in the making