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Synge, J. M. (John Millington) 1871-1909

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Works: 1,325 works in 4,606 publications in 13 languages and 80,957 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  History  Poetry  Records and correspondence  Essays  Sources  Biographies  One-act plays 
Roles: Author, Translator, Librettist, Other, Bibliographic antecedent, Honoree, Lyricist, Composer
Classifications: PR5532, 822.912
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The playboy of the Western World by J. M Synge( file )
266 editions published between 1820 and 2014 in 10 languages and held by 3,847 libraries worldwide
In een dorp aan de westkust van Ierland arriveert de jonge Christopher Mahon, die zich in de plaatselijke kroeg laat ontvallen, dat hij zijn agressieve vader heeft vermoord
The well of the saints by J. M Synge( file )
101 editions published between 1904 and 2014 in English and German and held by 3,295 libraries worldwide
Set near a holy well known for its cures of blindness and epilepsy and centres on the figure of Martin Doul, who is blind and has two illusions - the first, that he and his wife Mary are a handsome couple and the second, that the visible world is full of wonder and delight
Riders to the sea by J. M Synge( file )
73 editions published between 1905 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 3,115 libraries worldwide
A one-act play about the calamities inflicted by the sea on a family of fishermen on the Aran Island of Inishmaan
In the shadow of the glen by J. M Synge( file )
35 editions published between 1904 and 2013 in English and held by 2,430 libraries worldwide
Synge's first play, originally performed in 1903, is a bleak one-act set in an isolated farmhouse in Ireland. A tramp wanders into what seems a tragic scene: a wife mourning her dead, and considerably older, husband. But when the wife leaves to find her lover, and the supposedly dead man returns to life, events take an unexpected turn
Deirdre of the sorrows by J. M Synge( file )
60 editions published between 1905 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 2,418 libraries worldwide
A play based upon an Irish myth. In the story a strong, independent woman is doomed by her own beauty to win and lose the man of her choice, Naoise. Ordered to marry King Conchobor, she escapes with Naoise and his two brothers to Scotland. Conchobor tricks them into returning, then kills all three brothers. Deirdre chooses to kill herself rather than marry the King. --www.livingmyths.com
The tinker's wedding : a comedy in two acts by J. M Synge( file )
30 editions published between 1904 and 2010 in English and Irish and held by 2,365 libraries worldwide
Sarah Casey convinces the reluctant Michael Byrne to marry her by threatening to run off with another man. She accosts a local priest, and convinces him to wed them for ten shillings and a tin can. Michael's mother shows up drunk and harasses the priest, then steals the can to exchange it for more drink. The next morning Sarah and Michael go to the chapel to be wed, but when the priest finds that the can is missing he refuses to perform the ceremony. Sarah protests and a fight breaks out that ends with the priest tied up in a sack. The tinkers free him after he swears not to set the police after them and he curses them in God's name as they flee in mock terror
The playboy of the western world ; and, Riders to the sea by J. M Synge( Book )
76 editions published between 1905 and 2013 in English and held by 1,777 libraries worldwide
Two lyrical, beautifully crafted dramas set among the folk of the Aran Islands and western Irish coastlands. Reprinted from authoritative editions, complete with Synge's preface to The Playboy of the Western World
The complete works of John M. Synge by J. M Synge( Book )
11 editions published between 1904 and 1960 in English and held by 1,337 libraries worldwide
Complete plays by J. M Synge( Book )
41 editions published between 1952 and 2011 in English and held by 1,318 libraries worldwide
Presents the complete texts of all six plays by Irish author J.M. Synge, written in the early twentieth century, including "The Playboy of the Western World," and "The Tinker's Wedding."
The playboy of the western world : a comedy in three acts by J. M Synge( Book )
111 editions published between 1907 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,021 libraries worldwide
Comedy in three acts by J.M. Synge, published and produced in 1907. It is a masterpiece of the Irish Literary Renaissance. This most famous of Synge's works fused the patois of ordinary Irish villagers with Synge's sophisticated rhetoric and enraged Irish playgoers with its satire of Irish braggadocio. The play follows the mercurial rise and fall of the character Christy Mahon, whose self-reported murder of his father earns him much admiration until his father shows up alive and in pursuit of his cowardly son. --The Merriam-Webster Encyclopedia of Literature
Plays, poems, and prose by J. M Synge( Book )
103 editions published between 1941 and 1992 in English and held by 810 libraries worldwide
Poems and translations by J. M Synge( Book )
68 editions published between 1908 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 792 libraries worldwide
Deirdre of the sorrows; a play by J. M Synge( Book )
70 editions published between 1905 and 2014 in English and held by 696 libraries worldwide
A play based upon an Irish myth. In the story a strong, independent woman is doomed by her own beauty to win and lose the man of her choice, Naoise. Ordered to marry King Conchobor, she escapes with Naoise and his two brothers to Scotland. Conchobor tricks them into returning, then kills all three brothers. Deirdre chooses to kill herself rather than marry the King. --www.livingmyths.com
Letters to Molly; John Millington Synge to Maire O'Neill, 1906-1909 by J. M Synge( Book )
14 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 645 libraries worldwide
The playboy of the western world by J. M Synge( Sound Recording )
62 editions published between 1955 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 643 libraries worldwide
The story of a man who becomes the town hero after he boasts of murdering his father
A centenary tribute to John Millington Synge, 1871-1909: sunshine and the moon's delight by Suheil B Bushrui( Book )
12 editions published between 1971 and 1979 in English and held by 635 libraries worldwide
The Aran Islands by J. M Synge( Book )
143 editions published between 1906 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 614 libraries worldwide
Playwright John M. Synge visited an isolated group of islands west of Ireland, where he drew inspiration from local folklore and anecdotes. This memorable record of Synge's days amid the islanders and their tales of fairies and Celtic heroes offers an enchanting portrait of Irish cultural renaissance
Plays by J. M Synge( Book )
112 editions published between 1904 and 1982 in 4 languages and held by 605 libraries worldwide
Skuespil
One-act plays by modern authors by Helen Louise Cohen( Book )
1 edition published in 1934 in English and held by 572 libraries worldwide
Theatre business : the correspondence of the first Abbey Theatre directors : William Butler Yeats, Lady Gregory, and J.M. Synge by W. B Yeats( Book )
18 editions published between 1980 and 1982 in 3 languages and held by 549 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
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John Millington Synge
John Millington Synge Antzerkigile irlandarra.
John Millington Synge dramaturg , poet și prozator irlandez
John Millington Synge drammaturgo irlandese
John Millington Synge irischer Dramatiker
John Millington Synge irlandzki dramaturg, poeta i prozaik
John Millington Synge toneelschrijver uit Ierland (1871-1909)
Millington Synge, John
Millington Synge, John 1871-1909
Sing, Džon Millington 1871-1909
Sing', G'ohn M. 1871-1909
Sinj, Jūn Milinjatūn 1871-1909
Sungk, Tzōn Millingkton 1871-1909
Synge
Synge, Edmund John Millington
Synge, Edmund John Millington 1871-1909
Synge J. M.
Synge, J. m. 1871-1909
Synge, J. M. (John Millington)
Synge, J. M. (John Millington), 1871-1909
Synge, J.M. Mr.
Synge, John M.
Synge, John M. 1871-1909
Synge, John M. (John Millington), 1871-1909
Synge John Millington
Synge, John Millington 1871-1909
Syngk, Tzōn Millinnkton 1871-1909
Джон Миллингтон Синг ирландский драматург
Джон Міллінгтон Сінг
Синг, Джон Миллингтон
ג'ון מילינגטון סינג מחזאי, משורר וסופר אירי
מילינגטון, ג'ון סינג'
סינג׳, ג׳והן מ.
סינג׳, ג׳. מ 1871־1909
סינג׳, ג׳. מ. (ג׳ון מילינגטון), 1871־1909
סינג, ג'והן מילינגטון 1871-1909
סינג, ג'ון מילינגטון
جان میلینگنون سینگ
جون ميلنجتون سينج، 1871-1909
جون ميلينغتون سينغ
سنج، ج. م 1871-1909
سنج، ج. م. (جون ميلنجتون)، 1871-1909
ਜੌਨ ਮਿਲਿੰਗਟਨ ਸਿੰਗ
싱, 존 밀링턴 1871-1909
씽, 존 밀링턴 1871-1909
씽, 죤 밀링턴 1871-1909
씽그, 쫀 밀링턴 1871-1909
씽크, 쫀 밀링턴 1871-1909
존 밀링턴 싱
ジョン・ミリントン・シング
シング
シング, ジョン・M
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