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"The Hairy Ape" Summarized and Analyzed
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Series: A Quick Guide · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,390. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2015 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
The play is focused on a brutish and unthinking laborer who is known as Yank. In the world that is controlled by the rich, Yank searches for a sense of belonging.
Literature Help: The Misanthrope
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Series: A Quick Guide · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,550. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2015 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
It is also titled “The Cantankerous Lover.” The French title of the play is “Le Misanthrope.” It is a 17th century comedy of manners that has been written in verse.
A Christmas Carol - a Stage Adaptation
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Price: Free! Words: 9,150. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2015. Category: Plays » American / African American
Charles Dickens' classic tale of Ebenezer Scrooge comes to life on the stage. This stage adaptation is true to the book and includes all of the famous characters: Scrooge, Cratchit, Tiny Tim, and the three Ghosts. It has also been performed several times onstage.
Before I Wake script and story
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,040. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2015. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
David Conklin has a problem. Somebody's trying to kill him in his sleep. How long could you hold them off? How long could you stay awake? This edition includes the original radio play and the original published story, as well as an introductory essay detailing the curious history of this story since 1988.
Книга Первая: Пробуждение
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 42,220. Language: Russian. Published: March 14, 2015. Category: Plays » Russian & Former Soviet Union
Пошаговый процесс расширения познания и применения знаний для объединения разума, тела и Души в Единое творение
Literature Help: Eugene Onegin
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Series: A Quick Guide · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,310. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2015 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
Being considered a classic of Russian literature, “Eugene Onegin” inspired several contemporary and future writers in the country.
Ready Reference Treatise: Death and the Maiden
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Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,250. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
“Death and the Maiden” is considered to be the playwright’s most renowned and influential play. The play deals with several significant themes such as politics, war, democracy, political and social stability, etc.
Play: A Play by Jed McKenna
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,850. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2015. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Play is written in seven vignettes which provide a mostly light and always rewarding overview of the journey of spiritual awakening as presented in Jed McKenna's Enlightenment Trilogy and Theory of Everything, published by Wisefool Press.
Live On Stage! General Grant vs. General Lee: The Checkers Game at Appomattox Court House
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,650. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2015. Category: Plays » American / African American
U. S. Civil War generals Ulysses S. Grant of the Union, and Robert E. Lee of the Confederacy, meet in a mysterious checkers match to reenact and simulate their famous battles in the final year of the conflict. (A one act play)
Эстрадные миниатюры
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,490. Language: Russian. Published: March 5, 2015 by T/O "Neformat". Category: Plays » Russian & Former Soviet Union
Небольшие рассказы-миниатюры, иногда забавные, иногда похожие на побасенки-новеллы, отражают нашу сегодняшнюю жизнь со всеми ее смешными и грустными сторонами - всё, о чем стоит задуматься, улыбнуться, с чем можно примириться или все же попытаться изменить. Женская логика, понятная и недвусмысленная. Внутренний голос умудренных змеи и голубя одновременно. Декларация нелюбви, которая заканчивается
Radical!
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 49,410. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2015. Category: Plays » Religious & Liturgical
Radical! begins with a play, If the poor are on the moon.., about Mother Teresa (currrently freely available on the web). Monologs follow on artistic and scientific radicals (Berlioz, Sibelius, Sigmund Freud, JS Mill, Conan Doyle, Bernard Shaw, HG Wells, George Orwell, JB Priestley), as well as shorter features. Environmental verse and an essay on a statistical relativity conclude.
DinerFrica
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,520. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2015. Category: Plays » American / African American
A group of friends meet at a dormroom apartment to watch the African Cup of Nations Final, but the snack they eat becomes the topic of conversation. N.B: A production of this play was done for an event on the Penn State Harrisburg campus.
Literature Help: Six Characters In Search of an Author
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Series: A Quick Guide · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,350. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2015 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
It is an absurdist meta-theatrical play which explores the relationship between authors, their characters, and theatre practitioners.
Ready Reference Treatise: Woyzeck
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Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,740. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
“Woyzeck” by Georg Buchner was first published in 1879. The author had left it incomplete when he died, but several writers, editors, and translators finished the play after the death of the playwright.
"Wild Duck" Summarized and Analyzed
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Series: A Quick Guide · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,730. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2015 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
Several critics consider “Wild Duck” as Henrik Ibsen’s masterpiece. The play very skillfully recounts the fatal effects of what Ibsen termed the ‘life lie,’ some kinds of delusions which a person needs to escape from the harsh reality which is intolerable for the person.
Adam Mickiewicz's Forefathers' Eve, Passages
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,300. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2015. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Eastern European Poetry
With the publication of Forefathers’ Eve, Passages [Ustęp], Charles S. Kraszewski brings the entirety of his new English translation of Mickiewicz’s greatest work to a conclusion. Composed in rhyming couplets that bring Lord Byron to mind, Passages takes up the story of Mickiewicz’s hero Konrad as he and the other Polish youths are transported into penal banishment in the interior of Russia.
Literature Help: Long Day's Journey Into Night
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Series: A Quick Guide · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,480. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2015 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
The action of the play covers the time period of one day from morning till midnight in the month of Augusts 1912. The play is set at the seaside Connecticut home of the Tyrones.
'Darren and George'
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Price: Free! Words: 2,610. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2015. Category: Plays » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
'Darren and George' is a one act Play exploring the relevance of some of George Harrison’s ideas in dealing with a violent delinquent. The play contains adult themes and strong language. 'Darren and George' was performed at The Unity Theatre, Liverpool, in July 2013. The play was a finalist in the 'Ticket to Write' Drama Festival 2013.
Ready Reference Treatise: Death and the King's Horseman
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Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,910. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
The incident had taken place in Nigeria during the British colonial rule. There was an important native chief who was going to commit ritual suicide, but he was prevented from doing so by the colonial authorities.
Literature Help: Glengarry Glen Ross
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Series: A Quick Guide · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,260. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2015 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
The play covers the time period of two days. The story revolves around the parts of two days in the lives of four very desperate real estate salesmen from Chicago.