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Twenty best plays of the American theatre

Author: John GassnerMaxwell AndersonRobert Emmett SherwoodPaul E GreenMarc ConnellyAll authors
Publisher: New York, NY : Crown, ©1939.
Series: Crown best American plays series.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Gassner; Maxwell Anderson; Robert Emmett Sherwood; Paul E Green; Marc Connelly; George S Kaufman; Moss Hart; S N Behrman; Philip Barry; Bella Spewak; Samuel Spewak; Clare Boothe Luce; Mark Reed; George Abbott; J C Holm; Lillian Hellman; Jack Kirkland; Erskine Caldwell; John Steinbeck; Sidney Kingsley; Irwin Shaw; Archibald MacLeish; Clifford Odets; Edna Ferber
ISBN: 0517509644 9780517509647
OCLC Number: 426250958
Description: xxii, 874 pages.
Contents: Winterset / Maxwell Anderson. --
High tor / Maxwell Anderson. --
Idiot's delight / Robert E. Sherwood. --
Johnny Johnson / Paul Green. --
Green Pastures / Marc Connelly. --
You can't take it with you / George S. Kaufman and Moss Hart. --
End of summer / S.N. Behrman. --
The animal kingdom / Philip Barry. --
Boy meets girl / Bella and Samuel Spewak. --
The women / Clare Boothe. --
Yes my darling daughter / Mark Reed. --
Three men on a horse / George Abbott and J.C. Holm. --
The children's hour / Lillian Hellman. --
Tobacco road / Jack Kirkland and Erskine Caldwell. --
Of mice and men / John Steinbeck. --
Dead end / Sidney Kingsley. --
Bury the dead / Irwin Shaw. --
The fall of the city / Archibald MacLeish. --
Golden boy / Clifford Odets. --
Stage door / Edna Ferber and George S. Kaufman.
Series Title: Crown best American plays series.
Other Titles: 20 best plays of the American theatre.
Winterset.
High tor.
Idiot's delight.
Johnny Johnson.
Green pastures.
You can't take it with you.
End of summer.
Animal kingdom.
Boy meets girl.
Women.
Yes my darling daughter.
Three men on a horse.
Children's hour.
Tobacco road.
Of mice and men.
Dead end.
Bury the dead.
Fall of the city.
Golden boy.
Stage door.
Responsibility: edited with an introduction by John Gassner.

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