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Melodrama unveiled : American theater and culture, 1800-1850

Author: David Grimsted
Publisher: Berkeley, Calif. ; London : University of California Press, 1987, ©1968.
Series: Approaches to American culture.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Explores early American drama to try to understand why such severely limited plays were so popular for so long. Concerned with both the plays and the dramatic settings that gave them life, this book  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: David Grimsted
ISBN: 0520059964 9780520059962
OCLC Number: 18520445
Notes: Originally published: Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 1968.
Description: xviii, 285 pages ; 23 cm.
Series Title: Approaches to American culture.
Responsibility: David Grimsted ; with a foreword by Lawrence W. Levine.

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