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The playboy of the western world and riders to the sea

The playboy of the western world and riders to the sea

Synge, J. M. (John Millington), 1871-1909; Synge, J. M. (John Millington), 1871-1909

Two lyrical, beautifully crafted dramas set among the folk of the Aran Islands and western Irish coastlands. Reprinted from authoritative editions, complete with Synge's preface to The Playboy of the Western World. New introductory Note

Paperback, Book. English.
All formats and editions (2)
Published New York: Dover, c1993

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Details

Statement of responsibility: J.M. Synge
ISBN: 0486275620, 9780486275628
Physical Description: viii, 72 p. ; 21 cm.
Series: Dover thrift editions
Subject: Literature.; Ireland Drama.
Series Title: Dover thrift editions.

Description

Two dramas set among the folk of the Aran Islands and western Irish coastlands. The Playboy of the Western World deals with a hero's progress, from timid weakling to paragon of bravery. Riders to the Sea is an elegy to those who live at the mercy of the sea. Includes Synge's preface to The Playboy of the Western World.