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Grove Press

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Works: 425 works in 481 publications in 2 languages and 57,563 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Drama  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  History  Fantasy fiction  Study guides  Erotic stories  Trials, litigation, etc  High interest-low vocabulary books 
Roles: Publisher, Correspondent, Producer, Recipient
Classifications: PR6023.A93, 823.912
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Tropic of Cancer by Henry Miller( Book )
4 editions published between 1961 and 1964 in English and Russian and held by 2,029 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A stream-of-consciousness story of a poverty-stricken young American, living in Paris
The elephant man by Bernard Pomerance( Book )
2 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 1,805 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A play about a horribly deformed young man in 19th century England who becomes a favorite among the aristocracy and literati
Evita, First Lady : a biography of Eva Peron by John Barnes( Book )
1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 1,497 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of one of the most fascinating women of all time--Maria Eva Duarte, who rose from poverty to become one of the richest, most powerful women in the world
Exit the king by Eugène Ionesco( Book )
1 edition published in 1963 in English and held by 1,310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A highly stylized, ritualistic death tire, in which a once-great king is shown during his last hours of life, surrounded by his two wives, his physician and a few other members of the decayed court
Stories & texts for nothing by Samuel Beckett( Book )
2 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 1,257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Kniha povídek francouzsky píšícího autora irského původu (známého svými dramaty "Čekání na Godota" a "Konec hry"). Fantastická vyprávění s filosofickými podtexty, jejichž problematika má blízko k otázkám kladenýmexistencialismem a jež stavbou, charakterem a pojetím organicky navazuji na onu tradici literatury dvacátého století, představovanou jmény Kafka a Joyce
The lost ones by Samuel Beckett( Book )
1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 1,114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In his quest for distilling the human experience into the barest essentials, Beckett tells of a universe of lost bodies roaming the niches and crevices inside a flattened cylinder fifty meters round and eighteen high
The nō plays of Japan by Arthur Waley( Book )
1 edition published in 1957 in English and held by 1,105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This volume includes translations of twenty famous Nō plays, and summaries of many more. In addition, the author offers extracts from the last works of Seami, an actor-author of the fourteenth century
The screens : a play in seventeen scenes by Jean Genet( Book )
2 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 1,019 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Casebook on Waiting for Godot by Ruby Cohn( Book )
1 edition published in 1967 in English and held by 984 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Notes and counter notes by Eugène Ionesco( Book )
1 edition published in 1964 in English and held by 981 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Soldiers : an obituary for Geneva by Rolf Hochhuth( Book )
2 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 978 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A play about Winston Churchill, making an impassioned plea for an international convention to outlaw the bombing of defenseless civilians
Present past, past present : a personal memoir by Eugène Ionesco( Book )
2 editions published between 1971 and 1972 in English and held by 950 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This is a journal Ionesco wrote first in 1940-1941, then again in 1967, commenting on the early entries with new perceptions and stories added
The monk a romance by M. G Lewis( Book )
2 editions published between 1952 and 1959 in English and held by 933 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set in the sinister monastery of the Capuchins in Madrid, this is a violent tale of ambition, murder, and incest. The struggle between maintaining monastic vows and fulfilling personal ambitions tempts its main character into breaking his vows
Theatre in the twentieth century by Robert W Corrigan( Book )
2 editions published between 1963 and 1965 in English and held by 877 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This superb anthology offers a guide to the complexities of the modern theatre. Represented in its pages are the major figures of the drama in the twentieth century, either in their own words or in enlightening discussions by the best critics of 20th century
Funeral rites by Jean Genet( Book )
1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 848 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A fictionalized account of the author's lover, Jean Decarin, who was killed in the Resistance during the liberation of Paris in World War II
Complete works by Harold Pinter( Book )
in English and held by 814 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This is the third volume of the collected works of Harold Pinter, who is regarded by many as the foremost playwright in the English language today. Featured are The Homecoming, one of Pinter's best-known works, along with three other plays, six revue sketches, and a short story
John Thomas and Lady Jane by D. H Lawrence( Book )
3 editions published between 1957 and 1960 in English and held by 802 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A seductive and beautiful love story. Tells about an aristocrat, Sir Clifford Chatterley, who has come home from the war paralyzed from the waist down. His wife devotes herself to his care, but her husband's bitter arrogance soon makes her existence a nightmare. Selfishly he suggests that she produce an heir. He never dreams that she will break all the rules, and forgetting her social class, take their gamekeeper as her lover
Mercier and Camier by Samuel Beckett( Book )
1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 794 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Twee geestverwante zonderlingen ondernemen een reis, die echter heel wonderlijk verloopt, daar ze zich laten leiden door de omstandigheden
Monkey by Cheng'en Wu( Book )
1 edition published in 1958 in English and held by 692 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Probably the most popular book in the history of the Far East, this classic combination of picaresque novel and folk epic mixes satire, allegory, and history into a rollicking tale. It is the story of the roguish Monkey and his encounters with major and minor spirits, gods, demigods, demons, ogres, monsters, and fairies
Tropic of Cancer on trial : a case history of censorship by Earl R Hutchison( Book )
1 edition published in 1968 in English and held by 681 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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