Playboys and Killjoys: An Essay on the Theory and Practice of Comedy

Playboys and Killjoys: An Essay on the Theory and Practice of Comedy

by Harry T. Levin
     
 

ISBN-10: 0195048563

ISBN-13: 9780195048568

Pub. Date: 03/01/1987

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

Harry Levin--one of America's major literary critics--offers a brilliant and original study of the whole world of comedy, concentrating on playwrights through the centuries, from Aristophanes and Plautus in classical times to Bernard Shaw and Bertolt Brecht and their successors.  See more details below

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Harry Levin--one of America's major literary critics--offers a brilliant and original study of the whole world of comedy, concentrating on playwrights through the centuries, from Aristophanes and Plautus in classical times to Bernard Shaw and Bertolt Brecht and their successors.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780195048568
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date:
03/01/1987
Pages:
222
Product dimensions:
5.88(w) x 8.56(h) x 1.00(d)

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