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|Additional Physical Format:||Online version:
Eight great comedies.
New York : New American Library, c1958
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|Description:||471,  p. ; 18 cm.|
|Contents:||The comic view: an introduction.--The comedies: The clouds, by Aristophanes. Mandragola, by N. Machiavelli. Twelfth night, by W. Shakespeare. The miser, by Molìere. The begger's opera, by J. Gay. The importance of being Earnest, by O. Wilde. Uncle Vanya, by A. Chekhov. Arms and the man, by G.B. Shaw.--The essays: On the comic spirit, by G.K. Chesterton. Comedy, by B. Dobrée. The comic rhythm, by S.K. Langer. The structure of comedy, by N. Frye.--Bibliography (p. 470-).|
|Series Title:||A Mentor book, ME1340|
|Responsibility:||edited by Sylvan Barnet, Morton Berman, William Burto.|