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Classic Plays

31 items

Waiting for Godot

by Samuel Beckett ; translated from the original french text by the author. |

Lady Windermere's fan ;

Oscar Wilde ; edited with an introduction and notes by Peter Raby. -- |

Romeo and Juliet

William Shakespeare ; edited by Jill L. Levenson. -- |


Sophocles ; translated by Anne Carson ; with introduction and notes by Michael Shaw. |

Three plays

Noel Coward ; introduction by Philip Hoare. |

Doctor Faustus

Christopher Marlowe ; edited and with an introduction by Sylvan Barnet. -- |

King Lear

edited and with an introduction by Harold Bloom ; volume editor, Neil Heims. |

Glengarry Glen Ross

by David Mamet. -- |

The Oresteia

Aeschylus ; translated by George Thomson ; with an introduction by Richard Seaford. |

Rosencrantz & Guildenstern are dead

by Tom Stoppard ; consulting editor, Henry Popkin. -- |


Sophocles ; a new translation and commentary by David Franklin and John Harrison ; introduction to the Greek theatre by P.E. Easterling. |

Hedda Gabler and other plays

Henrik Ibsen ; translated by Una Ellis-Fermor. |

The caucasian chalk circle

Bertolt Brecht ; translated by James and Tania Stern, with W.H. Auden ; edited and introduced by John Willett and Ralph Manheim. |

The crucible

Arthur Miller ; with an introduction by Christopher Bigsby. -- |

Death of a salesman

Arthur Miller. -- |

A streetcar named desire

Tennessee Williams ; with an introduction by Arthur Miller. -- |

The glass menagerie

Tennessee Williams ; introduction by Robert Bray. |

Our town

Thornton Wilder. -- |

A doll's house

Henrik Ibsen ; in a new version by Frank McGuinness, from a literal translation by Charlotte Barslund. |

The iceman cometh

Eugene O'Neill. |

Long day's journey into night

Eugene O'Neill ; with a foreword by Harold Bloom. |

Major Barbara

definitive text under the editorial supervision of Dan H. Laurence. |

The importance of being earnest

Oscar Wilde ; edited by Samuel Lyndon Gladden. -- |

The misanthrope ;

Moliáere ; translated with an introduction and notes by Maya Slater. -- |

Lysistrata and other plays

Aristophanes ; translated with an introduction and notes by Alan H. Sommerstein. |

Medea and other plays

Euripides ; translated by John Davie ; introduction and notes by Richard Rutherford. -- |

Oedipus the King

Sophocles ; in a new translation by Nicholas Rudall. -- |


George Bernard Shaw ; supplementary material written by James Hynes. |


William Shakespeare ; text editor, Terri Bourus ; advisory editors, David Bevington and Peter Holland. |


translated by Mary Ellen Snodgrass. -- |