WorldCat Identities

Downer, Alan S. (Alan Seymour) 1912-1970

Overview
Works: 81 works in 435 publications in 7 languages and 14,822 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Drama  History  Biography  Essays  Autobiographies  Records and correspondence  Biographies 
Roles: Editor, Author, Contributor, Author of introduction, Other, Translator
Classifications: PS351, 808.82
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Most widely held works about Alan S Downer
 
Most widely held works by Alan S Downer
Recent American drama by Alan S Downer( Book )

44 editions published between 1961 and 1971 in 3 languages and held by 1,730 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dramatists included: N. Richard Nash, Thornton Wilder, Paul Green, Leslie Stevens, Archibald MacLeish, Eugene O'Neill, Michael Gazzo, Maxwell Anderson, T.S. Eliot, George B. Shaw, Elmer Rice, Harry Brown, Paddy Chayefsky, Arthur Laurents, William Inge, Tennessee Williams, Arthur Miller, and Lillian Hellman
American drama and its critics : a collection of critical essays by Alan S Downer( Book )

36 editions published between 1960 and 1975 in English and held by 1,586 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A review of American drama from 1897 to 1965 by various drama critics, philosophers of the drama, and playwrights
Twenty-five modern plays by S. Marion Tucker( Book )

9 editions published between 1948 and 1953 in English and held by 1,409 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fifty years of American drama, 1900-1950 by Alan S Downer( Book )

49 editions published between 1951 and 1973 in 6 languages and held by 1,216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American drama by Alan S Downer( Book )

19 editions published between 1960 and 1967 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,036 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

CONTENTS: The contrast, by R. Tyler.--Shore Acres, by J.A. Herne.--The great divide, by W.V. Moody.--The hairy ape, by E. O'Neill.--The petrified forest, by R.E. Sherwood.--The long Christmas dinner, by T. Wilder.--The glass menagerie, by T. Williams
The American theater today by Alan S Downer( Book )

2 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 1,005 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The eminent tragedian William Charles Macready by Alan S Downer( Book )

20 editions published between 1965 and 1966 in English and German and held by 912 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The British drama, a handbook and brief chronicle by Alan S Downer( Book )

12 editions published in 1950 in English and held by 832 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The art of the play : an anthology of nine plays by Alan S Downer( Book )

8 editions published between 1955 and 2015 in English and held by 810 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses players, allegory, symbolism, realism, dramatic metaphor in relation to, Ghosts, Prometheus Bound, Doctor Faustus, Antony and Cleopatra, Tartuffe, The sea Gull, The Emperor Jones, Fuente Ovejuna, Oedipus Rex
Modern Shakespearean criticism : essays on style, dramaturgy, and the major plays by Alvin B Kernan( Book )

1 edition published in 1970 in English and held by 736 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Great world theater; an introduction to drama by Alan S Downer( Book )

3 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 532 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The memoir of John Durang, American actor, 1785-1816 by John Durang( Book )

6 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 516 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On plays, playwrights, and playgoers : selections from the letters of Booth Tarkington to George C. Tyler and John Peter Toohey, 1918-1925 by Booth Tarkington( Book )

7 editions published in 1959 in English and held by 337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The autobiography of Joseph Jefferson by Joseph Jefferson( )

15 editions published in 1964 in English and German and held by 302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

English Institute essays : 1949 by Alan S Downer( )

10 editions published between 1950 and 1965 in English and held by 285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Oxberry's 1822 edition of King Richard III, with descriptive notes recording Edmund Kean's performance made by James Hackett by William Shakespeare( Book )

19 editions published between 1958 and 1959 in English and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The American theater by Alan S Downer( Book )

31 editions published between 1966 and 1975 in English and Undetermined and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Restoration by Alan S Downer( Book )

2 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Autobiography by Joseph Jefferson( Book )

4 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Five plays by William Shakespeare( Book )

9 editions published between 1951 and 1968 in English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Downer, A. S. 1912-

Downer, A. S. (Alan Seymour), 1912-

Downer, Alan 1912-1970

Downer, Alan S.

Downer, Alan S. 1912-

Downer, Alan S. 1912-1970

Downer, Alan S. (Alan Seymour), 1912-

Downer, Alan Seymour, 1912-

Seymour Downer, Alan 1912-1970

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