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Tragedy and Irish literature Synge, O"Casey, Beckett by Ronan McDonald

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Published by Palgrave in Houndmills, Basingstoke, Hampshire, New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Ireland

Subjects:

  • Synge, J. M. 1871-1909 -- Criticism and interpretation.,
  • O"Casey, Sean, 1880-1964 -- Criticism and interpretation.,
  • Beckett, Samuel, 1906- -- Dramatic works.,
  • English drama -- Irish authors -- History and criticism.,
  • English drama -- 20th century -- History and criticism.,
  • English drama (Tragedy) -- History and criticism.,
  • Ireland -- In literature.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 175-196) and index.

StatementRonan McDonald.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR8789 .M43 2002
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 201 p. ;
Number of Pages201
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3948166M
ISBN 100333923936
LC Control Number2001036880

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Books shelved as irish-literature: Dubliners by James Joyce, A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man by James Joyce, Ulysses by James Joyce, The Picture Tragedy in literature is a composition that describes a series of misfortunes in the lives of the main characters that bring to them to ruin as a consequence of a tragic flaw, a weakness of character or adverse circumstances. As a literary genre it could be a novel, although generally it refers to a branch of drama along with comedy Books shelved as tragedy: Romeo and Juliet by William Shakespeare, Hamlet by William Shakespeare, Macbeth by William Shakespeare, Othello by William Shak A Companion to Irish Literature - Vol. 2 By Julia M. Wright Wiley-Blackwell, Read preview Overview After Yeats and Joyce: Reading Modern Irish Literature By Neil Corcoran Oxford University Press,

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