A Streetcar Named Desire

A Streetcar Named Desire

Tennessee Williams' classic drama studies the emotional disintegration of a Southern woman whose last chance for happiness is destroyed by her vindictive brother-in-law.

Author: Tennessee Williams

Publisher: New Directions Publishing

ISBN: 0811216020

Category: Drama

Page: 192

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Tennessee Williams' classic drama studies the emotional disintegration of a Southern woman whose last chance for happiness is destroyed by her vindictive brother-in-law.
Categories: Drama

Sweet Bird of Youth

Sweet Bird of Youth

Author: Tennessee Williams

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ISBN: OCLC:1070982436

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Page: 313

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Candles to the Sun

Candles to the Sun

This early play about coal miners struggling to improve their lives helped establish a young Tennessee Williams as a powerful new voice in American theater.

Author: Tennessee Williams

Publisher: New Directions Publishing

ISBN: 0811215741

Category: Drama

Page: 166

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This early play about coal miners struggling to improve their lives helped establish a young Tennessee Williams as a powerful new voice in American theater.
Categories: Drama

The Theatre of Tennessee Williams

The Theatre of Tennessee Williams

The theatre of Tennessee Williams . ( v . 3 : A New Directions paperbook ; 736 ) Contents : v . 1. Battle of the angels . The glass menagerie . A streetcar named Desire- v . 2. The eccentricities of a nightingale . Summer and smoke .

Author: Tennessee Williams

Publisher: New Directions Publishing

ISBN: 0811212157

Category: American drama

Page: 372

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Now available as a paperbook, Volume VIII adds to the series' four full-length plays written and produced during the last decade of Williams' life.
Categories: American drama

Critical Companion to Tennessee Williams

Critical Companion to Tennessee Williams

... A Streetcar Named Desire, Cat on a Hot Tin Roof and Suddenly Last Summer [New York: Quality Paperback Book Club, 1994]). Clothes for a Summer Hotel (1980; [New York: Dramatists Play Service, 1981]; [New York: New Directions, ...

Author: Greta Heintzelman

Publisher: Infobase Publishing

ISBN: 9781438108568

Category: Dramatists, American

Page: 449

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One of the greatest American dramatists of the 20th century, Tennessee Williams is known for his sensitive characterizations, poetic yet realistic writing, ironic humor, and depiction, of harsh realties in human relationship. His work is frequently included in high school and college curricula, and his plays are continually produced. Critical Companion to Tennessee Williams includes entries on all of Williams's major and minor works, including A Streetcar Named Desire, Cat on a Hot Tin Roof, The Glass Menagerie, a novel, a collection of short stories, two poetry collections, and personal essays; places and events related to his works; major figures in his life; his literary influences; and issues in Williams scholarship and criticism. Appendixes include a complete list of Williams's works; a list of research libraries with significant Williams holdings; and a bibliography of primary and secondary sources.
Categories: Dramatists, American

The Theatre of Tennessee Williams A streetcar named Desire

The Theatre of Tennessee Williams  A streetcar named Desire

Now available as a paperbook, Volume VIII adds to the series' four full-length plays written and produced during the last decade of Williams' life.

Author: Tennessee Williams

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ISBN: LCCN:78159743

Category: American drama

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Now available as a paperbook, Volume VIII adds to the series' four full-length plays written and produced during the last decade of Williams' life.
Categories: American drama

Stairs to the Roof

Stairs to the Roof

A play produced only twice in the 1940s and now published for the first time reveals that Tennessee Williams anticipated the themes of Star Trek by decades.

Author: Tennessee Williams

Publisher: New Directions Publishing

ISBN: 0811214354

Category: Drama

Page: 101

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A play produced only twice in the 1940s and now published for the first time reveals that Tennessee Williams anticipated the themes of Star Trek by decades.
Categories: Drama

The Collected Poems of Tennessee Williams

The Collected Poems of Tennessee Williams

A definitive collection of poetic works by the eminent playwright features substantial piece variants, poems from his plays, and accompanying explanatory notes, in a volume that is complemented by a CD recording of the author's reading of ...

Author: Tennessee Williams

Publisher: New Directions Publishing

ISBN: 0811216918

Category: Poetry

Page: 304

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A definitive collection of poetic works by the eminent playwright features substantial piece variants, poems from his plays, and accompanying explanatory notes, in a volume that is complemented by a CD recording of the author's reading of his "Blue Mountain Ballads" and other works. Reprint.
Categories: Poetry

Camino Real

Camino Real

Presents the text of the celebrated American playwright's work which explores the phenomenon of loneliness in the human condition When first produced in 1953 Camino Real confounded critics and confused audiences.

Author: Tennessee Williams

Publisher: New Directions Publishing

ISBN: 0811202186

Category: Drama

Page: 161

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Presents the text of the celebrated American playwright's work which explores the phenomenon of loneliness in the human condition
Categories: Drama