British Dramatists (Writer's Britain)

British Dramatists (Writer's Britain)

British Dramatists (Writer's Britain)

Part of the Writers' Britain series, first published in the 1940s, this book offers Graham Greene's evaluation of British drama, from its roots in the Mystery and Miracle plays of the market carnival through Shakespeare and the Restoration to the 20th century.

From Library Journal
This compact 1942 volume by Greene covers British playwrights from John Bale in the 1500s to Shakespeare to Tennyson on up to Noel Coward. Though the information is brief, this title could still serve as a concise introduction to the subject for those not needing an in-depth treatment.
Copyright 1997 Reed Business Information, Inc.

About the Author
Graham Greene first attracted international attention in the film Dancing with Wolves and makes regular appearances in movies and on television.

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