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Product Description: As a serious drama set in an ordinary middle-class home, Ibsen's A Doll's House established a new politics of the interior that was to have a lasting impact upon twentieth-century drama. In this innovative study, Nicholas Grene traces the changing forms of the home on the stage through nine of the greatest of modern plays and playwrights...read more

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9781107078093 | Cambridge Univ Pr, September 30, 2014, cover price $99.99 | About this edition: As a serious drama set in an ordinary middle-class home, Ibsen's A Doll's House established a new politics of the interior that was to have a lasting impact upon twentieth-century drama.

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Product Description: A collection of essays presenting an "insider" view of the Irish poetic tradition. It brings together some of the best-known poets and critics writing in Ireland today, exploring the multiple traditions and influences within Anglo-Irish poetry from the 19th century to the present...read more

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9780389208174 | Barnes & Noble Imports, January 1, 1989, cover price $92.00 | About this edition: Contents: Constitution, Language and Tradition in Nineteenth-Century Irish Poetry, Robert Welch; Yeats: the Creation of an Audience, Seamus Deane; Yeats and the Re-making of Synge, Nicholas Grene; Austin Clarke: Tradition, Memory and Our Lot, Peter Denman; Louis MacNeice's Ireland, Terence Brown; Patrick Kavanagh's Parish Myth, Antoinette Quinn; An Absence of Influence: Three Modernist Poets, Gerald Dawe; Derek Mahon's Humane Perspective, Brendan Kennelly; Poetic Forms and Social Malformations, Edna Longley; The Placeless Heaven: Another Look at Kavanagh, Seamus Heaney; Index.

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9781349094721 | Palgrave Macmillan, January 14, 2014, cover price $69.99 | About this edition: A collection of essays presenting an "insider" view of the Irish poetic tradition.

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Product Description: Essays on the internationalization of Irish drama
By Nicholas Grene (editor) and Patrick Lonergan (editor)

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9781904505631 | Carysfort Pr, October 15, 2012, cover price $30.00 | About this edition: Essays on the internationalization of Irish drama

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Product Description: The dramatic career of the Irish playwright J.M. Synge, from his first plays in 1902 to his premature death in 1909, almost exactly coincided with the years of Edward VII's reign. Those years have long been studied in a British context, but Synge and Edwardian Ireland is the first book to explore the cultural life of Edwardian Ireland as a distinctive period...read more
By Nicholas Grene (editor)

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9780199609888 | Oxford Univ Pr, January 13, 2012, cover price $100.00 | About this edition: The dramatic career of the Irish playwright J.

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Product Description: This study provides a re-reading of the two sequences of English history plays, Henry VI-Richard III and Richard II-Henry V. Reconsidering the chronicle sources and the staging practices of Shakespeare's time, Grene argues that the history plays were originally designed for serial performance...read more

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9780521773416 | Cambridge Univ Pr, January 7, 2002, cover price $99.99 | About this edition: This study provides a re-reading of the two sequences of English history plays, Henry VI-Richard III and Richard II-Henry V.

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9780521045636 | 1 edition (Cambridge Univ Pr, December 3, 2007), cover price $44.99 | About this edition: This study provides a re-reading of the two sequences of English history plays, Henry VI-Richard III and Richard II-Henry V.

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By Nicholas Grene (editor)

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9780133733907, titled "Earth Science/Keys to Success" | 7 edition (Macmillan Coll Div, January 1, 1994), cover price $59.00 | also contains Earth Science/Keys to Success

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Product Description: Nicholas Grene explores Yeats's poetic codes of practice, the key words and habits of speech that shape the reading experience of his poetry. Where previous studies have sought to decode his work, expounding its symbolic meanings by references to Yeats's occult beliefs, philosophical ideas or political ideology, the focus here is on his poetic technique, its typical forms and their implications for the understanding of the poems...read more

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9780199234776 | Oxford Univ Pr, July 15, 2008, cover price $115.00 | About this edition: Nicholas Grene explores Yeats's poetic codes of practice, the key words and habits of speech that shape the reading experience of his poetry.

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Product Description: Essays on the touring of Irish theatre, at home and abroad.
By Nicholas Grene (editor)

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9781904505136 | Carysfort Pr, January 15, 2006, cover price $30.00 | About this edition: Essays on the touring of Irish theatre, at home and abroad.

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Product Description: Essays on the work of Irish playwright, Tom Murphy (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Nicholas Grene (editor) and Thomas Murphy (editor)

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9780953425792 | Carysfort Pr, January 1, 2003, cover price $27.95 | About this edition: Essays on the work of Irish playwright, Tom Murphy

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Product Description: The Politics of Irish Drama analyzes some twenty-five of the best-known Irish plays from those of Dion Boucicault to Sebastian Barry, including works by Shaw, Yeats, Lady Gregory and Beckett. The book looks at political contexts for these plays and, in arguing for the outward-directed nature of dramatic representation of Ireland, shows Irish drama to be an international as much as national phenomenon...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780521660518 | Cambridge Univ Pr, March 1, 2000, cover price $139.99 | About this edition: The Politics of Irish Drama analyzes some twenty-five of the best-known Irish plays from those of Dion Boucicault to Sebastian Barry, including works by Shaw, Yeats, Lady Gregory and Beckett.

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9780521665360 | Cambridge Univ Pr, March 1, 2000, cover price $54.99 | About this edition: The Politics of Irish Drama analyzes some twenty-five of the best-known Irish plays from those of Dion Boucicault to Sebastian Barry, including works by Shaw, Yeats, Lady Gregory and Beckett.

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Product Description: The world of Macbeth , with its absolutes of good and evil, seems very remote from the shifting perspectives of Antony and Cleopatra , or the psychological and political realities of Coriolanus . Yet all three plays share similar thematic concerns and preoccupations: the relations of power to legitimating authority, for instance, or of male and female roles in the imagination of (male) heoric endeavour...read more

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9780312062187, titled "Shakespeare's Tragic Imagination" | Palgrave Macmillan, January 1, 1992, cover price $49.95 | About this edition: The world of Macbeth, with its absolutes of good and evil, seems very remote from the shifting perspectives of Antony and Cleopatra, or the psychological and political realities of Coriolanus.

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9780333668641, titled "Shakespeare's Tragic Imagination" | Palgrave Macmillan, October 2, 1996, cover price $69.99 | About this edition: The world of Macbeth , with its absolutes of good and evil, seems very remote from the shifting perspectives of Antony and Cleopatra , or the psychological and political realities of Coriolanus .
9780312161842, titled "Shakespeare's Tragic Imagination" | Palgrave Macmillan, September 1, 1996, cover price $32.95 | About this edition: The world of Macbeth, with its absolutes of good and evil, seems very remote from the shifting perspectives of Antony and Cleopatra, or the psychological and political realities of Coriolanus.

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Product Description: Bernard Shaw, who made in reputation as a playwright in London, and Augusta Gregory, founder-director of the Abbey Theatre in Dublins, are generally considered as belonging to different theatrical traditions. But in 1909, when the Abbey produced The Shewing-up of Blanco Posnet, which had been banned in England, there began a close involvement of Shaw with Irish theatre and a warm personal friendship with Lady Gregory...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Nicholas Grene (editor), Dan H. Laurence (editor) and Bernard Shaw

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9780861402786 | Oxford Univ Pr, May 1, 1996, cover price $65.00 | About this edition: Bernard Shaw, who made in reputation as a playwright in London, and Augusta Gregory, founder-director of the Abbey Theatre in Dublins, are generally considered as belonging to different theatrical traditions.

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9780333395332, titled "Shakespeare, Jonson, Molière: The Comic Contract" | Palgrave Macmillan, June 18, 1985, cover price $19.99

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Product Description: '...the analysis of individual plays is measured and illuminating. The book will be of interest to all Shavians, to students, and to the many general readers who value Shaw's unsentimental idealism.' British Book News '...Grene's study makes a valuable contribution to a still-developing subject ...read more

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9780312076610 | Palgrave Macmillan, November 1, 1984, cover price $39.95 | also contains Don't Share Your Address Online | About this edition: '.

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Considers the social milieu in which Synge lived and worked in analyzing his Riders to the Sea, The Shadow of the Glen, The Tinker's Wedding, The Well of the Saints, The Playboy of the Western World, and Deirdre of the Sorrows

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9780874717754 | Rowman & Littlefield Pub Inc, February 1, 1976, cover price $18.50 | About this edition: Considers the social milieu in which Synge lived and worked in analyzing his Riders to the Sea, The Shadow of the Glen, The Tinker's Wedding, The Well of the Saints, The Playboy of the Western World, and Deirdre of the Sorrows

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