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Meserve, Walter J.

Overview
Works: 53 works in 217 publications in 2 languages and 8,435 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Domestic fiction  Psychological fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Bibliography  Drama  Chronology  Biography 
Roles: Author, Editor, Compiler
Classifications: PZ3.H84, 813.4
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Most widely held works by Walter J Meserve
An outline history of American drama by Walter J Meserve( Book )

24 editions published between 1965 and 1997 in English and Undetermined and held by 884 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This text outlines the major trends in American drama from its beginnings in the 17th century to the 1990s. Following the cultural history of the nation, the study provides an evaluation of the drama set against movements in the American theatre and its developing dramatic criticism
An emerging entertainment : the drama of the American people to 1828 by Walter J Meserve( Book )

6 editions published in 1977 in English and Undetermined and held by 797 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Modern drama from Communist China by Walter J Meserve( Book )

7 editions published between 1970 and 1975 in English and held by 779 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Robert E. Sherwood; reluctant moralist by Walter J Meserve( Book )

6 editions published in 1970 in English and Undetermined and held by 655 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The rise of Silas Lapham : an authoritative text, composition and backgrounds, contemporary responses, criticism by William Dean Howells( Book )

9 editions published between 1937 and 1971 in English and held by 584 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A skeptical portrait of American business life and its perils, celebrating not the rise but the loss of fortune that makes possible the hero's recovery of his earlier integrity and happiness
American drama to 1900 : a guide to information sources by Walter J Meserve( Book )

7 editions published in 1980 in English and Undetermined and held by 549 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Heralds of promise : the drama of the American people during the Age of Jackson, 1829-1849 by Walter J Meserve( Book )

7 editions published in 1986 in English and Undetermined and held by 487 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Satiric comedies by Walter J Meserve( Book )

5 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 450 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Modern literature from China by Walter J Meserve( Book )

6 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 397 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On stage, America! : a selection of distinctly American plays( Book )

2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 395 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discussions of American drama by Walter J Meserve( Book )

7 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 376 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A chronological outline of world theatre by Walter J Meserve( Book )

3 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 356 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Merrill studies in Death of a salesman by Walter J Meserve( Book )

6 editions published in 1972 in English and Undetermined and held by 326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fateful lightning : America's Civil War plays( Book )

3 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discussions of modern American drama by Walter J Meserve( Book )

6 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When conscience trod the stage : American plays of social awareness( Book )

2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American drama by Travis Bogard( Book )

6 editions published between 1977 and 1996 in English and Italian and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Revels history of drama in English by Travis Bogard( Book )

13 editions published between 1977 and 1996 in English and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Complete plays by William Dean Howells( Book )

11 editions published in 1960 in English and Undetermined and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The theatre lover's cookbook : recipes from 60 favorite plays by Mollie Ann Meserve( Book )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Languages
English (128)

Italian (1)

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Heralds of promise : the drama of the American people during the Age of Jackson, 1829-1849On stage, America! : a selection of distinctly American playsA chronological outline of world theatreFateful lightning : America's Civil War playsWhen conscience trod the stage : American plays of social awarenessComplete plays