Albee, Edward 1928-
Most widely held works about Edward Albee
Most widely held works by Edward Albee
Who's afraid of Virginia Woolf? : a play by Edward Albee ( Book )
285 editions published between 1922 and 2010 in 17 languages and held by 3,954 libraries worldwide
George, a disillusioned academic, and Martha, his caustic wife, have just come home from a faculty party. When a handsome young professor and his mousy wife stop by for a nightcap, an innocent night of fun and games quickly turns dark and dangerous. Long-buried resentment and rage are unleashed as George and Martha turn their rapier-sharp wits against each other, using their guests as pawns in their verbal sparring. By night's end, the secrets of both couples are uncovered and the lies they cling to are exposed. Considered by many to be Albee's masterpiece.
A delicate balance : a play by Edward Albee ( Book )
37 editions published between 1966 and 1997 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,078 libraries worldwide
A drama which examines the lives and values of two middle-aged couples and two younger women.
Three tall women : a play in two acts by Edward Albee ( Book )
26 editions published between 1991 and 2005 in 5 languages and held by 1,785 libraries worldwide
As an imperious, acerbic old woman lies dying, she is tended by two other women and visited by a young man.
Tiny Alice, a play by Edward Albee ( Book )
27 editions published between 1965 and 1993 in English and held by 1,697 libraries worldwide
The play, the ballad of the sad cafe : Carson McCullers' novella adapted to the stage by Edward Albee ( Book )
7 editions published between 1963 and 1973 in English and held by 1,476 libraries worldwide
Plain-faced and unhappy, the eccentric Miss Amelia marries and publicly humiliates Marvin, Macy, a charming con man who has fallen in love with her, causing him to battle to break her spirit and her heart as an act of revenge.
Counting the ways and Listening : two plays by Edward Albee ( Book )
10 editions published between 1977 and 1978 in English and held by 1,331 libraries worldwide
All over; a play by Edward Albee ( Book )
19 editions published between 1970 and 1974 in English and held by 1,294 libraries worldwide
The reaction of a family to death of one of its members is the central theme of Albee's exploration into the psyche of those individuals most closely involved with the final hours left an ill man.
Seascape : a play by Edward Albee ( Book )
13 editions published between 1975 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,278 libraries worldwide
On a deserted stretch of beach, a middle-aged couple relax after a picnic lunch and converse idly about home, family, and their life together. She sketches; he naps. Then, suddenly, they are joined by two sea creatures, a pair of lizards from the depths of the ocean, with whom they engage in a fascinating dialogue. The emotional and intellectual reverberations of this bizarre conversation will linger in the heart and the mind long after the curtain falls - or the last page is turned.
The American dream, and The zoo story; two plays by Edward Albee ( Book )
29 editions published between 1959 and 1997 in English and held by 1,143 libraries worldwide
The lady from Dubuque : a play by Edward Albee ( Book )
10 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 1,118 libraries worldwide
The zoo story; The death of Bessie Smith; The sandbox; three plays by Edward Albee ( Book )
9 editions published between 1960 and 1962 in English and held by 1,100 libraries worldwide
The American dream, a play by Edward Albee ( Book )
14 editions published between 1960 and 2005 in English and held by 1,056 libraries worldwide
Louise Nevelson : atmospheres and environments by Louise Nevelson ( Book )
4 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 1,014 libraries worldwide
Everything in the garden by Edward Albee ( Book )
19 editions published between 1967 and 1981 in 7 languages and held by 970 libraries worldwide
The Plymouth Theatre, Theater 1968, Richard Barr, Clinton Wilder presents Barbara Bel Geddes, Barry Nelson, Beatrice Straight in Edward Albee's "Everything in the Garden," from the play by Giles Cooper, with Robert Moore, Charles Baxter, Whitfield Connor, Augusta Dabney, Diana Douglas, James Karen, Richard Thomas, Mary K. Wells, setting and costumes by William Ritman, lighting by Tharon Musser, directed by Peter Glenville.
Box and Quotations from Chairman Mao Tse-tung; two inter-related plays by Edward Albee ( Book )
19 editions published between 1969 and 1997 in English and held by 967 libraries worldwide
The role of art in society and the structure of that society are the subjects of Albee's connected plays. No character is seen in Box, only a woman's voice is heard, commenting on the corruption of life when pain is the only result of art. Chairman Mao speaks phrases of doctrine, while two women decry the fate of life.
The American dream ; and, The zoo story : two plays by Edward Albee ( Book )
33 editions published between 1960 and 1997 in 6 languages and held by 920 libraries worldwide
The goat, or, Who is Sylvia? : (notes toward a definition of tragedy) by Edward Albee ( Book )
15 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 884 libraries worldwide
"In the play, Martin - a hugely successful architect who has just turned fifty - leads an ostensibly ideal life with his loving wife and gay teenage son. But when he confides to his best friend that he is also in love with a goat (named Sylvia), he sets in motion events that will destroy his family and leave his life in tatters."--BOOK JACKET.
Malcolm; [play by Edward Albee ( Book )
18 editions published between 1966 and 1987 in English and Undetermined and held by 869 libraries worldwide
The collected plays of Edward Albee by Edward Albee ( Book )
50 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and held by 831 libraries worldwide
Collects the dramatic works of the Pulitzer Prize- and Tony Award-winning playwright.
An introduction to The heart is a lonely hunter by Carson McCullers audio guide by Dan Stone ( Recording )
2 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 802 libraries worldwide
Readings of excerpts from and critical analysis of the novel by Carson McCullers about a deaf man named John Singer and the people he encounters in a 1930s mill town in Georgia.
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