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Esslin, Martin 1918-2002

Overview
Works: 251 works in 1,154 publications in 5 languages and 27,617 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Dictionaries  History  Bibliography  Drama 
Roles: Editor, Translator, Librettist, Interviewee, Author of introduction, Creator, Other, Author of afterword, colophon, etc., Performer, Director, Adapter
Classifications: PN1861, 832.912
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Martin Esslin
Publications by Martin Esslin
Publications by Martin Esslin, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Martin Esslin
The theatre of the absurd by Martin Esslin( Book )
184 editions published between 1961 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 4,555 libraries worldwide
Introduces audiences to developments in the contemporary theatre which reflect changing attitudes toward the world
Samuel Beckett: a collection of critical essays by Martin Esslin( Book )
20 editions published between 1965 and 1987 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,459 libraries worldwide
Contemporary critical opinion and commentary on Samuel Beckett and his works
An anatomy of drama by Martin Esslin( Book )
26 editions published between 1976 and 1996 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,485 libraries worldwide
An internationally recognized scholar and critic provides insight into the nature of dramatic expression as he explores the common and distinguishing features of a wide range of dramatic media
Brecht, a choice of evils : a critical study of the man, his work, and his opinions by Martin Esslin( Book )
59 editions published between 1959 and 1995 in 3 languages and held by 1,260 libraries worldwide
Reflections : essays on modern theatre by Martin Esslin( Book )
17 editions published between 1969 and 1971 in English and Italian and held by 1,197 libraries worldwide
The Encyclopedia of world theater : with 420 illustrations and an index of play titles by Karl Gröning( Book )
14 editions published between 1977 and 1979 in English and held by 1,190 libraries worldwide
More than 400 beautiful illustrations also cover a broad spectrum, showing performances of specific plays, theaters, dramatists, stage designers, and actors, thus providing a visual complement to the remarkable variety of entries
Brecht: the man and his work by Martin Esslin( Book )
10 editions published between 1959 and 1974 in English and held by 1,149 libraries worldwide
The age of television by Martin Esslin( Book )
20 editions published between 1981 and 2002 in English and held by 1,073 libraries worldwide
Pinter : a study of his plays by Martin Esslin( Book )
42 editions published between 1970 and 1978 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,062 libraries worldwide
The peopled wound: the work of Harold Pinter by Martin Esslin( Book )
12 editions published in 1970 in 3 languages and held by 1,027 libraries worldwide
Four plays by Günter Grass( Book )
4 editions published between 1967 and 1972 in English and French and held by 965 libraries worldwide
Bertolt Brecht by Martin Esslin( Book )
7 editions published between 1960 and 1969 in English and German and held by 894 libraries worldwide
Pinter, the playwright by Martin Esslin( Book )
35 editions published between 1970 and 2000 in English and held by 849 libraries worldwide
Brecht: the man and his work by Martin Esslin( Book )
17 editions published between 1959 and 1980 in 4 languages and held by 804 libraries worldwide
Baal, A man's a man, and the elephant calf; early plays by Bertolt Brecht( Book )
1 edition published in 1964 in English and held by 790 libraries worldwide
BAAL is a work at once brutal, coarse, and tender that pictures an "amoral" life ruthless in its consistency. A MAN'S A MAN probes individuality and social roles, transecnding locality and topicality. THE ELEPHANT CALF is a slightly different interpretation of "A man's a man" in one act
The field of drama : how the signs of drama create meaning on stage and screen by Martin Esslin( Book )
13 editions published between 1987 and 1991 in English and held by 739 libraries worldwide
Mediations : essays on Brecht, Beckett, and the media by Martin Esslin( Book )
21 editions published between 1980 and 1983 in 3 languages and held by 723 libraries worldwide
Antonin Artaud by Martin Esslin( Book )
4 editions published between 1976 and 1977 in English and French and held by 553 libraries worldwide
Das Theater des Absurden by Martin Esslin( Book )
76 editions published between 1961 and 2006 in German and Undetermined and held by 522 libraries worldwide
Brecht; das Paradox des politischen Dichters by Martin Esslin( Book )
37 editions published between 1961 and 1973 in German and English and held by 480 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Aslin, Mārtin 1918-2002
Esslin, Martin Julius 1918-2002
Pereszlényi
Pereszlenyi, Julius 1918-2002
إسلين، مارتن، 1918-2002
مارتن إسلن، 1918-2002
エスリン, マーティン
Languages
English (485)
German (118)
French (3)
Italian (2)
Chinese (1)
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