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Bernard Shaw's plays: Major Barbara, Heartbreak House, Saint Joan, Too true to be good;

Author: Bernard Shaw; Warren Sylvester Smith
Publisher: New York, Norton [1971, ©1970]
Series: Norton critical edition.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : [1st ed.]View all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Named Person: Bernard Shaw; Bernard Shaw
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Bernard Shaw; Warren Sylvester Smith
ISBN: 0393043231 9780393043235 0393099423 9780393099423
OCLC Number: 109899
Description: ix, 494 pages 22 cm.
Contents: [The texts of the plays] Major Barbara. Heartbeak House. Saint Joan. Too true to be good --
[Backgrounds and criticism] --
[On Shaw] --
Bernard Shaw and the making of the modern mind / John Gassner --
Opera and drama / Martin Meisel --
Shaw and nineteenth-century political economists / Julian B. Kaye --
Shaw as a religious heretic / Warren Sylvester Smith --
The avant-garde Shaw / Stanley Weintraub --
[On Major Barbara] --
A 1909 view of Major Barbara / G.K. Chesterton --
Sainthood for millionaires / Barbara Bellow Watson --
"In more ways than one" : Major Barbara's debt to Gilbert Murray / Sidney P. Albert --
[On Heartbreak House] --
The Heartbreak Houses of Shaw and Chekhov / Michael J. Mendelsohn --
Notes for a production of Heartbreak House / Harold Clurman --
Heartbreak House / Louis Crompton --
Zeppelins over Heartbreak House / Arthur H. Nethercot --
[On Saint Joan] --
From The trial of Jeanne D'Arc --
Bernard Shaw's Saint Joan / Luigi Pirandello --
The New York critics and Saint Joan / Alice Griffin --
[On Too true to be good] --
The last plays of Bernard Shaw : Dialectic and despair / Katherine Haynes Gatch --
The two sides of "Lawrence of Arabia" : Aubrey and Meek / Stanley Weintraub --
The "Pentecostal flame" and the "Lower centers" / Frederick P.W. McDowell.
Series Title: Norton critical edition.
Other Titles: Works.
Responsibility: with backgrounds and criticism. Edited by Warren Sylvester Smith.

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