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The Resource Entertaining the nation : American drama in the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries, Tice L. Miller, (electronic book)

Entertaining the nation : American drama in the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries, Tice L. Miller, (electronic book)

Label
Entertaining the nation : American drama in the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries
Title
Entertaining the nation
Title remainder
American drama in the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries
Statement of responsibility
Tice L. Miller
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In this survey of eighteenth- and nineteenth-century American drama, Tice L. Miller examines American plays written before a canon was established in American dramatic literature and provides analyses central to the culture that produced them. Entertaining the Nation: American Drama in the Eighteenth and Nineteenth Centuries evaluates plays in the early years of the republic, reveals shifts in taste from the classical to the contemporary in the 1840s and 1850s, and considers the increasing influence of realism at the end of the nineteenth century. Miller explores the r
Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
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Miller, Tice L
Dewey number
812/.309
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
LC call number
PS343
LC item number
.M55 2007eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Theater in the Americas
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  • American drama
  • American drama
  • American drama
  • English drama
  • National characteristics, American, in literature
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
Label
Entertaining the nation : American drama in the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries, Tice L. Miller, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 207-218) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
British drama and the colonial American stage -- American drama of the new republic -- Drama in the age of Jackson -- The age of melodrama -- Realism and American drama
Control code
ebr10754339
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (251 pages).
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780809387489
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
Electronic reproduction. Palo Alto, Calif. : ebrary, 2013. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ebrary affiliated libraries.
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Entertaining the nation : American drama in the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries, Tice L. Miller, (electronic book)
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 207-218) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
British drama and the colonial American stage -- American drama of the new republic -- Drama in the age of Jackson -- The age of melodrama -- Realism and American drama
Control code
ebr10754339
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (251 pages).
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780809387489
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
Electronic reproduction. Palo Alto, Calif. : ebrary, 2013. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ebrary affiliated libraries.
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote

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