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By Treadwell, Sophie, 1885-1970
Paperback. English.
Published London: N. Hern, 1993
A powerful expressionist drama from the 1920s about the dependent status of women in an increasingly mechanised society, based on the true story of Ruth...

By Mamet, David
Paperback. English.
Published London: Methuen Drama in association with the Royal Court Theatre, 1993, c1992
"An ear for reproducing everyday language has long been David Mamet's hallmark and he has now employed it to skewer the dogmatic, puritannical streak...

By Murphy, Thomas, 1935-
Paperback. English.
Published London: Methuen Drama, 1993
The second collection of plays by "The most distinctive, the most restless, the most obsessive imagination at work in the Irish theatre today" Brian Friel...

By Macmillan, Duncan
Paperback. English.
Published London: Oberon Books Ltd, 2011
In a time of global anxiety, terrorism, erratic weather, and political unrest, a young couple wants to have a child but are running out of time. If they...

By Miller, Arthur, 1915-2005
Book. English.
Published Oxford: Heinemann Educational, 1992, c1953
The "Heinemann Plays" series offers contemporary drama and classic plays in durable classroom editions. Many have large casts and a mixure of boy and...

By O'Neill, Eugene, 1888-1953
Paperback. English.
Published London: Royal National Theatre, 1991
An intensely autobiographical, magnificently tragic portrait of O'Neill's own family; a play so acutely personal that he insisted it was not published...

By Bond, Edward
Paperback. English.
Published London: Eyre Methuen, 1977
"Edward Bond is the most radical playwright to emerge from the sixties … the most savagely powerful dramatist writing today … Bond's plays cannot be ignored...

By Kushner, Tony
Paperback. English.
Published London: Royal National Theatre: Nick Hern Books, 1994
The two-part Angels in America is an epic drama set during the Reagan years in America - now recognised as one of the greatest plays of the twentieth...

By Orton, Joe
Paperback. English.
Published London: Methuen Drama, 1976
Rev version
The chase is on in this breakneck comedy of licensed insanity, from the moment when Dr Prentice, a psychoanalyst interviewing a prospective secretary,...

By Pinter, Harold, 1930-2008
Paperback. English.
Published London: Faber and Faber, 1991
'An exultant night - a man in total command of his talent.' Observer 'The most intense expression of compressed violence to be found anywhere in Pinter...
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