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Published: 15 September 2005

760 Pages | 86 halftones & line illus.

ISBN: 9780198150879

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Greek Tragedy and the British Theatre 1660-1914

Edith Hall and Fiona Macintosh

  • Covers a broad chronological range, from the Restoration to the early twentieth century
  • Lavishly illustrated throughout, with many unique pictures recording historical performances
  • Accessible to theatregoers, students of drama, and readers of literature generally, as all Greek has been translated
  • Through its unique focus on performance, completely rewrites the social and political history of Greek tragedy in Britain