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The Complete Talking Heads

By: Alan Bennett

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Picador: May 2003

Seller ID: 45398

ISBN: 031242308X

Condition: Used - Good


Alan Bennett's award-winning series of solo pieces is a classic of contemporary drama, universally hailed for its combination of razor-sharp wit and deeply felt humanity. In "Bed Among the Lentils," a vicar's wife discovers a semblance of happiness with an Indian shop owner. In "A Chip in the Sugar," a man's life begins to unravel when he discovers his aging mother has rekindled an old flame. In "A Lady of Letters," a busybody pays a price for interfering in her neighbor... View more info

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Caligula and Three Other Plays

By: Albert Camus

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Vintage: February 1962

Seller ID: 108309

ISBN: 0394702077

Condition: Used - Good


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The Rover and Other Plays (Oxford World's Classics)

By: Aphra Behn

Price: $5.48

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA: May 2000

Seller ID: 59345

ISBN: 0192834517

Condition: Used - Good


Aphra Behn (1640-89) was both successful and controversial in her own lifetime; her achievements are now recognized less equivocally and her plays, often revived, demonstrate wit, compassion and remarkable range. This edition brings together her most important comedies in a single volume: The Rover, her best-known play; The Feigned Courtesans, a lively comedy of intrigue; The Lucky Chance, a comedy with a bitter edge, which takes a satirical look at marriage customs; and... View more info

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Death and the Maiden

By: Ariel Dorfman

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Penguin Books: December 1994

Seller ID: 113839

ISBN: 0140246843

Condition: Used - Good


Ariel Dorfman's explosively provocative, award-winning drama is set in a country that has only recently returned to democracy. Gerardo Escobar has just been chosen to head the commission that will investigate the crimes of the old regime when his car breaks down and he is picked up by the humane doctor Roberto Miranda. But in the voice of this good Samaritan, Gerardo's wife, Paulina Salas, thinks she recognizes another man--the one who raped and tortured her as she la... View more info

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The Crucible

By: Arthur Miller

Price: $6.50

Publisher: Penguin Classics: March 2003

Seller ID: 81127

ISBN: 0142437336

Condition: Used - Good


From Arthur Miller, America's most celebrated playwright, a searing portrait of a community engulfed by hysteria, inspired by Senator Joseph McCarthy's anti-communist "witch-hunts" in the 1950s"I believe that the reader will discover here the essential nature of one of the strangest and most awful chapters in human history," Arthur Miller wrote in an introduction to "The Crucible," his classic play about the witch-hunts and trials in seventeenth-century Salem, Massac... View more info

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The Crucible (Penguin Plays)

By: Arthur Miller

Price: $6.50

Publisher: Penguin Books: October 1976

Seller ID: 94541

ISBN: 0140481389

Condition: Used - Good


The place is Salem, Massachusetts, in 1692, an enclave of rigid piety huddled on the edge of a wilderness. Its inhabitants believe unquestioningly in their own sanctity. But in Arthur Miller's edgy masterpiece, that very belief will have poisonous consequences when a vengeful teenager accuses a rival of witchcraft--and then when those accusations multiply to consume the entire village. First produced in 1953, at a time when America was convulsed by a new epidemic of ... View more info

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The Crucible (Penguin Plays)

By: Arthur Miller

Price: $6.50

Publisher: Penguin Books: October 1976

Seller ID: 94558

ISBN: 0140481389

Condition: Used - Good


The place is Salem, Massachusetts, in 1692, an enclave of rigid piety huddled on the edge of a wilderness. Its inhabitants believe unquestioningly in their own sanctity. But in Arthur Miller's edgy masterpiece, that very belief will have poisonous consequences when a vengeful teenager accuses a rival of witchcraft--and then when those accusations multiply to consume the entire village. First produced in 1953, at a time when America was convulsed by a new epidemic of ... View more info

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The Crucible (Penguin Plays)

By: Arthur Miller

Price: $6.50

Publisher: Penguin Books: October 1976

Seller ID: 108472

ISBN: 0140481389

Condition: Used - Good


The place is Salem, Massachusetts, in 1692, an enclave of rigid piety huddled on the edge of a wilderness. Its inhabitants believe unquestioningly in their own sanctity. But in Arthur Miller's edgy masterpiece, that very belief will have poisonous consequences when a vengeful teenager accuses a rival of witchcraft--and then when those accusations multiply to consume the entire village. First produced in 1953, at a time when America was convulsed by a new epidemic of ... View more info

The Crucible: A Play in Four Acts (Penguin Twentieth-Century Classics)

By: Arthur Miller

Price: $4.48

Publisher: Penguin Classics: October 1995

Seller ID: 110301

ISBN: 0140189645

Condition: Used - Good


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The Crucible: A Play in Four Acts (Penguin Twentieth-Century Classics)

By: Arthur Miller

Price: $4.48

Publisher: Penguin Classics: October 1995

Seller ID: 110597

ISBN: 0140189645

Condition: Used - Good


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Four Plays By Bernard Shaw: Caesar and Cleopatra; The Devil's Disciple; Man and Superman; Candida

By: Bernard Shaw

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Washington Square Press Inc: January 1965

Seller ID: 114033

ISBN: B000B772E4

Condition: Used - Good


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Translations: A Play (Faber Paperbacks)

By: Brian Friel

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Faber & Faber: March 1995

Seller ID: 104149

ISBN: 0571117422

Condition: Used - Good


The action takes place in late August 1833 at a hedge-school in the townland of Baile Beag, an Irish-speaking community in County Donegal. In a nearby field camps a recently arrived detachment of the Royal Engineers, making the first Ordnance Survey. For the purposes of cartography, the local Gaelic place names have to be recorded and rendered into English. In examining the effects of this operation on the lives of a small group, Brian Friel skillfully reveals the far-re... View more info

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Doctor Faustus (Signet Classics)

By: Christopher Marlowe

Price: $2.48

Publisher: Signet Classics: February 2001

Seller ID: 94155

ISBN: 0451527798

Condition: Used - Good


Based on the legend of an early sixteenth-century astrologer and necromancer. Doctor Faustus is an enduring tale of the brilliant mind of a mortal man -- and the soul he sold to the devil...This new edition includes a revised introduction, a history of the play on stage, and an updated bibliography by the editor, Sylvan Barnet of Tufts University. View more info

Kenneth Grahame's The wind in the willows: A musical

By: Douglas Post

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Dramatic Pub. Co: January 1987

Seller ID: 111987

ISBN: 087129172X

Condition: Used - Good


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The Iceman Cometh

By: Eugene O'Neill

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Vintage: November 1999

Seller ID: 54416

ISBN: 0375709177

Condition: Used - Good


"Spellbinding--soaring theater--. For reasons that remain mysterious, it seems especially moving today."--"The New York Times" Eugene O'Neill mined the tragedies of his own life for this depiction of a seedy, skid row saloon in 1912, peopled by society's failures: worn-out anarchists, failed con artists, drifters, whores, pimps, and informers. The pipe-dreaming drunks of Harry Hope's bar numb themselves with rotgut gin and make grandiose plans, while waiting for the ... View more info

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Arms and the Man (Shaw Library)

By: George Bernard Shaw

Price: $4.50

Publisher: Penguin Books: January 1988

Seller ID: 21349

ISBN: 0140450351

Condition: Used - Good


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John Bull's Other Island

By: George Bernard Shaw

Price: $4.00

Publisher: 1st World Library - Literary Society: September 2004

Seller ID: 60037

ISBN: 1595402446

Condition: Used - Good


Purchase one of 1st World Library's Classic Books and help support our free internet library of downloadable eBooks. 1st World Library-Literary Society is a non-profit educational organization. Visit us online at www.1stWorldLibrary.ORG - - Great George Street, Westminster, is the address of Doyle and Broadbent, civil engineers. On the threshold one reads that the firm consists of Mr Lawrence Doyle and Mr Thomas Broadbent, and that their rooms are on the first floor. Mos... View more info

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Hedda Gabler (Dover Thrift Editions)

By: Henrik Ibsen

Price: $1.00

Publisher: Dover Publications: August 1990

Seller ID: 71730

ISBN: 0486264696

Condition: Used - Good


This dark psychological drama was first produced in Norway in 1890 and depicts the evil machinations of a ruthless, nihilistic heroine: the infamous Hedda Gabler. Readers will discover a masterly exploration of the nature of evil, along with the potential for tragedy that lies in human frailty. A true masterpiece. View more info

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A Doll's House (Dover Thrift Editions)

By: Henrik Ibsen

Price: $1.00

Publisher: Dover Publications: February 1992

Seller ID: 88524

ISBN: 0486270629

Condition: Used - Good


One of the best-known, most frequently performed of modern plays, displaying Ibsen's genius for realistic prose drama. A classic expression of women's rights, the play builds to a climax in which the central character, Nora, rejects a smothering marriage and life in "a doll's house." A selection of the Common Core State Standards Initiative. View more info

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No Exit and Three Other Plays

By: Jean-Paul Sartre

Price: $7.48

Publisher: Vintage: October 1989

Seller ID: 114859

ISBN: 0679725164

Condition: Used - Good


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