We found 13 results for “


Showing 1 - 12 of 13 Results

Paperback

$5.28

In stock online

Not available in stores

Tragicomic drama of love, wealth, and justice revolves around a Venetian moneylender's bargain with a young merchant for "a pound of flesh."

Paperback

$5.28

In stock online

Not available in stores

The playwright's first full-length drama and winner of the Pulitzer Prize (1920) concerns two brothers in love with the same woman. Robert Mayo remains behind and weds the lady in question, while his brother, Andrew, goes to sea. In the end, embittered and…

Paperback

$5.28

In stock online

Not available in stores

One of the greatest of all Restoration comedies, this knowing comedy of manners depicts the scheming of a nest of shallow, deceitful aristocrats to prevent two lovers from marrying. The play abounds with felicitous phrasing, delicious verbal battles of the sexes…

Paperback

$4.79 online

$5.64

Out of stock online

Not available in stores

One of the author's "dark" comedies, its compelling characters include a duke masquerading as a monk, a would-be nun ordered to sacrifice her chastity to save her brother's life, and a hypocritical politician. Shakespeare's sensitive, forceful exploration…

Paperback

$5.64

In stock online

Not available in stores

Powerful drama, rapidly shifting scenes describe fall of Brutus Jones, the self-proclaimed, plundering monarch of a West Indian island, whose flight into the jungle from rebellious subjects is plagued by ghosts and visions. Bold, expressionistic work established…

Paperback

$5.28

In stock online

Not available in stores

The evils of greed and ambition overwhelm love, innocence, and the bonds of kinship in this dark tragedy concerning the secret marriage of a noblewoman and a commoner. John Webster's great Jacobean drama detailing the fiendish schemes of two brothers who desire…

Paperback

$9.95

Ships within 3-5 weeks

Not available in stores

Funny and poignant, Three Quest Plays explores the hazards and joys of friendship. The Echo Box is marked by reunion, betrayal and reconciliation. In Moving Day , two best friends must part. In Willa and Sam , the same heroines are reunited but find that time and…

Odd Fish

by Pamela Boyd

|January 14, 2003

Paperback

$9.95

Ships within 3-5 weeks

Not available in stores

When Jana Pavlova's ex-lover, Mirek, unexpectedly shows up, Jana and her family are thrown into turmoil.

Ships within 1-3 weeks

Not available in stores

(Applause Books). Nothing square about this place. Dreams and fears come in every size and shape as they take their places in John-Michael Williams' arresting new play. No scenery, no elaborate props; Senior Square is set in the human heart, and bursts…

Paperback

$5.28

In stock online

Not available in stores

Immensely popular comedy of manners featuring such memorable characters as the lovely Lydia Languish, her suitor, Capt. Jack Absolute; and Lydia's aunt — Mrs. Malaprop, cleverly revolves around false identities, romantic entanglements, and parental…

Paperback

$5.28

In stock online

Not available in stores

A raving misanthrope is transformed into a model of wifely deportment — but not without a struggle. Fast-paced dialogue and earthy humor contribute to the enduring popularity of this tale of a 16th-century battle of the sexes. Convenient size and low price…

Everyman

by Anonymous

|October 24, 1995

Paperback

$4.04 online

$5.28

Out of stock online

Not available in stores

Everyman is the most durable of medieval morality plays, in which the central character, summoned by death, must face final judgment on the strength of his good deeds. The work is reprinted here along with 3 other medieval classics: The Second Shepherd's…