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The diviner : the art of Brian Friel

Author: Richard Pine
Publisher: Dublin : University College Dublin Press, ©1999.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats
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"Brian Friel is recognised today as one of the world's most important dramatists, with plays like Dancing at Lughnasa, Faith Healer, Translations and Molly Sweeney winning acclaim worldwide. The first edition of this pioneering study (published in 1990) was a major contribution to Irish and international drama criticism. In this completely rewritten edition, in which he has had the full co-operation of the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Named Person: Brian Friel; Brian Friel; Brian Friel
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Richard Pine
ISBN: 1900621231 9781900621236
OCLC Number: 40839184
Notes: Originally published: Brian Friel and Ireland's drama. 1st ed. London : Routledge, 1990.
Description: xviii, 409 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Pt. I. Private Conversation. 1. The Landscape Painter. 2. The Short Stories --
Pt. II. Public Address. 3. Plays of Love. 4. Plays of Freedom --
Pt. III. Politics. 5. A Field Day. 6. Plays of Language and Time --
Pt. IV. Music. 7. Plays of Beyond. 8. Magic. App. George Steiner and Brian Friel.
Other Titles: Brian Friel and Ireland's drama
Responsibility: Richard Pine.

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Written with the co-operation of Brian Friel and including an assessment of his latest work, this is a completely rewritten and updated edition of "Brian Friel and Ireland's Drama", published in 1990.

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"It was widely praised, and is a considerable work of literary theory as well as a very thorough study of Friel's work." Books Ireland Summer 1999 "I find the book most engaging when Pine is most Read more...

 
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