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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Cambridge Univ Pr
Publication date June 1, 1976
Binding Hardcover
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9780521209373
ISBN-10 0521209374
Dimensions 0.75 by 5.50 by 8.50 in.
Weight 0.85 lbs.
Availability§ Out of Print
Original list price $42.50
Other format details university press
§As reported by publisher
Summaries and Reviews
Amazon.com description: Product Description: In this 1976 introduction to Brecht's theatre and theory, Ronald Gray explores the dramatist's interacting roles as a committed Marxist seeking to influence audiences and as one of the most innovative craftsmen ever to work in the theatre. Dr Gray traces the development of Brecht's dramatic work in the context of his life and time and discussed its significance, devoting chapters to reappraisals of the major plays. Particular attention is paid to Brecht's dramatic theories and their relationship to Hegelian and Marxist philosophy, to the tradition of political theatre in Germany in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries and to the influence Brecht had on English and American post-war drama. There are also detailed accounts of how many of the plays appeared in Brecht's own productions, and frequent references to actual performances in widely differing theatrical styles.

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This edition contains multiple works--typically stories or entire novels--that are found in different collections. Below find each work in this edition grouped by how you can find each.
Editions for the work Brecht the Dramatist
Hardcover
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With Vic Kovacs | from Cambridge Univ Pr (June 1, 1976)
9780521209373 | details & prices | 5.50 × 8.50 × 0.75 in. | 0.85 lbs | List price $42.50
This edition also contains A Cowboy's Life
About: In this 1976 introduction to Brecht's theatre and theory, Ronald Gray explores the dramatist's interacting roles as a committed Marxist seeking to influence audiences and as one of the most innovative craftsmen ever to work in the theatre.
Paperback
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With Ronald D. Gray | from Cambridge Univ Pr (June 1, 1976)
9780521290036 | details & prices | 5.50 × 8.25 × 0.55 in. | 0.70 lbs | List price $28.99
About: In this 1976 introduction to Brecht's theatre and theory, Ronald Gray explores the dramatist's interacting roles as a committed Marxist seeking to influence audiences and as one of the most innovative craftsmen ever to work in the theatre.
Editions for the work A Cowboy's Life
Hardcover
Book cover for 9780521209373
 
The price comparison is for this edition
With Ronald D. Gray | from Cambridge Univ Pr (June 1, 1976); titled "Brecht the Dramatist"
9780521209373 | details & prices | 5.50 × 8.50 × 0.75 in. | 0.85 lbs | List price $42.50
This edition also contains Brecht the Dramatist
About: In this 1976 introduction to Brecht's theatre and theory, Ronald Gray explores the dramatist's interacting roles as a committed Marxist seeking to influence audiences and as one of the most innovative craftsmen ever to work in the theatre.
Paperback
from Powerkids Pr (August 19, 2015)
9781499411690 | details & prices | 32 pages | Rec. grade levels 4-6 | List price $10.00
Library
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from Powerkids Pr (August 19, 2015)
9781499411904 | details & prices | 32 pages | 6.25 × 9.50 × 0.50 in. | Rec. grade levels 4-6 | 0.48 lbs | List price $26.25
About: Readers recognize the cowboy as a symbol of the Wild West, but this book illustrates what life was like for real cowboys.

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