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The Goddess & The Devil
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 368,950. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2013. Category: Plays » Ancient & Classical
This book covers a broad range of issues discussed between Marcus and the Prisoner against the backdrop of the Salem Witch hysteria of 1692. As the despotic Marcus issues writs of accusations against "witches" in his employer's absence, his latest Prisoner makes a profound request that forces Marcus to confront the Devil within himself and the evil that plagues Salem Village.
Scharpenelle, klein verhaal van een Grote Oorlog
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Series: Mysterieus België Series, Book 12. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 7,960. Language: Dutch. Published: March 30, 2013 by De Scriptomanen. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Aan de basis van deze tekst voor vertel- en muziektheater, die zich ook "gewoon" laat lezen, ligt een waar gebeurd verhaal uit de eerste dagen van de WOI. Vijf Vlaamse soldaten vinden een meisje van ongeveer drie jaar oud in een door shrapnell doorboord huis. Ze adopteren haar, houden haar als een soort mascotte bij zich en noemen haar "Elisabeth Shrapnell".
Toneelstuk: Zotte Charlotte
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Series: Mysterieus België Series, Book 11. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 13,680. Language: Dutch. Published: March 28, 2013 by De Scriptomanen. Category: Fiction » Historical » Victorian
Charlotte, de dochter van Leopold I, huwt op jonge leeftijd met Maximiliaan van Oostenrijk. In 1860 krijgt hij de keizerskroon van Mexico aangeboden. Kort daarna ontvlamt een burgeroorlog, wordt hij gefusilleerd... en Charlotte krankzinnig. Of toch niet? Want waarom sluit het Belgische koningshuis haar eigenlijk op, voor de rest van haar leven, in het kasteel van Boechout, bij Meise?
Adam Mickiewicz's Forefathers' Eve, Parts II and III. A New English Translation
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 30,810. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2013. Category: Plays » Russian & Former Soviet Union
Gustaw, a love-suicide, is called forth from the grave during the semi-pagan celebration of Forefathers' Eve to confront his faithless lover. Later, his selfish romantic love is turned outward, toward his suffering nation, as he takes on a new persona: the Messianic Konrad. Adam Mickiewicz's Dziady, the greatest expression of Polish literature, is presented here in a new English translation.
Ready Reference Treatise: Coriolanus
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Series: Ready Reference Treatise, Book 87 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 109. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,510. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
When exactly the play “Coriolanus” was enacted first is not known, however, according to the most of the scholars, the play was launched somewhere between 1605 and 1610. Some others try to emphasize that the play was first staged in probably 1608 or 1609.
Zygmunt Krasiński: The Undivine Comedy. A New English Translation
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 23,180. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2013. Category: Plays » European / French
Count Henryk is a Byronic poet. So devoted is he to ideal beauty, that he neglects his very real wife and son, and is led near his own death by Poetry Incarnate, who is nothing more than the diabolically reanimated corpse of a whore. From poetry, Henryk moves on to politics; the Undivine Comedy predates Marx by decades in its prophecy of coming class warfare, which nothing can solve but charity.
See You There, Vasundhara
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Series: Novels and Stories, Book 53. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,920. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
A big room in a big mansion, well furnished and well decorated, but gloomy and forlorn. Curtains are drawn, a dim light makes things visible, and morning light seems to be trying to penetrate the curtains. Shashtriji is in his bed, Vasundhara is slowly walking towards him, she carries a cup of tea in her both hands.
American cards
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Price: Free! Words: 100. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2013. Category: Plays » American / African American
Michaël Donati illustrator presents you original illustrations of america! Do not be surprised by my European perspective on the USA! All public-
Ready Reference Treatise: Endgame
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Series: Ready Reference Treatise, Book 83 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 105. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,470. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
“Endgame” by Samuel Beckett was originally written in French language, and it was titled “Fin de partie.” This one act play has been written in a style that happens to be associated with the Theatre of the Absurd.
The Little Book Of Monologues
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 3,790. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2013. Category: Plays » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
A selection of five monologues (one male, four female) from the author of The East Lake Series. For auditions, workshops and acting classes.
Shakespeare For Kids: Romeo and Juliet
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,050. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2013. Category: Plays » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
The time is the 15th century. The place is Verona, Italy. The Montagues and the Capulets, two noble families, have long disturbed the city's peace, with their senseless feud.
Shakespeare for Kids: Macbeth
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,590. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2013. Category: Plays » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
Macbeth the play is a tragedy.
Shakespeare For Kids: Midsummer Night's Dream
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,600. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2013. Category: Plays » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
Join the land of fairies and pixie’s in this single play, Midsummer Night’s Dream.
Shakespeare For Kids: Julius Caesar
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,680. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2013. Category: Plays » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
Julius Caesar is set in Rome. The action begins on February 15, 44 BC the day of the feast of Lupercal, a Roman festival. A fortune-teller is warning Roman ruler Julius Caesar to "beware the ides of March," the 15th. While he dismisses the fortune-teller as just a dreamer, the men who oppose Caesar, because of his ambition to be king, discuss killing him.
Shakespeare For Kids: Four plays adapted to perform with kids
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Price: $7.50 USD. Words: 18,840. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2013. Category: Plays » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
Macbeth, Romeo and Juliet, Midsummer Night’s Dream, Julius Caesar. Looking for play ideas for your drama club? Do you need a play to perform with your class? Are the children in need of a class project? Look no further, here’s the book.
I Killed My Best Friend's Father
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 13,520. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2013. Category: Plays » Women Authors
What happens when a war ends and the people left behind have to deal with the consequences? Two teenage girls are displaced by the conflict in Nepal. The father of one has killed the father of the other. As the ghosts of their fathers linger nearby, still fighting between themselves, the two girls battle to preserve their friendship and survive in a hostile world.
prova
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Price: Free! Words: 1,100. Language: Italian. Published: March 7, 2013. Category: Plays » European / Italian
prova
Three Points of Contact
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,960. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2013 by Lucy & Ruth. Category: Plays » Australian & Oceanian
A ferocious black comedy by Australian playwright, Shaun Charles. Samantha and Michael have everything: great incomes, great apartment, great views of the Brisbane River and great sex. If only they could get rid of Lucy, the house guest from hell ... oh and then there's the issue of a rogue lion roaming the streets of Brisbane.
Ready Reference Treatise: The Country Wife
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Series: Ready Reference Treatise, Book 81 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 103. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,840. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
“The Country Wife” by William Wycherley is a Restoration comedy. It was written in the year 1675. Since the play was written during the early Restoration period, it presents and aristocratic and anti-puritan ideology.
Rise and Fall of Ferowind
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Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 7,430. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2013. Category: Plays » Medieval
A short play about a Country just out of the brink of war Ferowind. Seems like trouble ahead when the kingdom is over run by a Hooded Stranger, can the once brave knights of Ferowind retake their kingdom, find out in the short play based on its novella counterpart.