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Popkin, Henry

Overview
Works: 41 works in 168 publications in 1 language and 4,014 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Comedy plays  Tragedies (Drama)  Fiction  Dictionaries  History  Action and adventure fiction  Domestic drama  Adventure stories 
Roles: Editor, Author, Author of introduction, Other, Adapter
Classifications: PR6069.T6, 891.723
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Henry Popkin
Rosencrantz & Guildenstern are dead by Tom Stoppard( Book )

25 editions published between 1967 and 2017 in English and held by 801 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A witty drama where two background characters from Shakespeare's Hamlet become the central figures
The new British drama by Henry Popkin( Book )

6 editions published in 1964 in English and Undetermined and held by 675 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The importance of being earnest by Oscar Wilde( Book )

10 editions published between 1965 and 1970 in English and held by 529 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Algernon is a gentlemen from a wealthy family. Algernon's close friend Jack, has a ward, Cecily. Both Algernon and Jack have created alter egos to make life more interesting. Algernon arrives for a weekend visit in the country posing as Earnest. Having heard of Earnest's misadventures, Cicely has developed an infatuation with the rogue, and Algernon's impersonation of him works famously on Cicely. Meanwhile, Algernon's cousin, Gwendolyn, arrives for the weekend, and is startled to discover Jack is also there -- except that she knows him as bad-boy Earnest. So just who really is who?
Modern British drama by Henry Popkin( Book )

5 editions published between 1964 and 1969 in English and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes six plays and notes on the theater by directors and playwrights
Four modern plays( )

in English and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ghosts; An enemy of the people; The wild duck by Henrik Ibsen( Book )

4 editions published between 1965 and 1972 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While partying in an abandoned house with friends who are using drugs, Cassidy and Ken face a difficult decision when they find a classmate murdered and risk implicating themselves if they go to the police
The wild duck by Henrik Ibsen( Book )

5 editions published between 1965 and 1970 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The only play in which Ibsen denies the validity of revolt, The Wild Duck suggests that under certain conditions, domestic falsehoods are entirely necessary to survival
Four modern plays : second series( Book )

3 editions published in 1961 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The playboy of the western world ; and, Riders to the sea by J. M Synge( Book )

2 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two lyrical, beautifully crafted dramas set among the folk of the Aran Islands and western Irish coastlands. Reprinted from authoritative editions, complete with Synge's preface to The Playboy of the Western World
The Sea gull = Chaika : a comedy in four acts by Anton Pavlovich Chekhov( Book )

1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Classic comedy-drama depicting man's propensity for destroying those he is close to. The main protagonists are Trepleff, the youthful aspiring writer who dreams of bringing new forms to the theatre and Irina Arkadina, Trepleff's self-centered mother, an accomplished actress, who derides her son's ambitions
Mardi and a voyage thither by Herman Melville( Book )

9 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The travelings of an American sailor who abandons his whaling vessel to explore the South Pacific
The concise encyclopedia of modern drama by Siegfried Melchinger( Book )

17 editions published between 1964 and 1970 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The wild duck : an authoritative text edition by Henrik Ibsen( Book )

3 editions published between 1965 and 1970 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The cherry orchard by Anton Pavlovich Chekhov( Book )

2 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New York City Center, S. Hurok presents in cooperation with City Center of Music and Drama, Moscow Art Theatre, founded by Konstantin Stanislavsky and Vladimir Nemirovich-Danchenko, "The Cherry Orchard," a play in four acts by Anton Chekhov. Producer and director Victor Stanitsyn, designer L.N. Silich
Four modern plays( Book )

2 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The three sisters by Anton Pavlovich Chekhov( Book )

2 editions published between 1965 and 1970 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The play focuses on the lives of three sisters, Olga, Masha, and Irina, young women of the Russian gentry who try to fill their days in order to construct a life that feels meaningful while surrounded by an array of military men, servants, husbands, suitors, and lovers, all of whom constitute a distractions from the passage of time and from the sisters' desire to return to their beloved Moscow
Eastern European theatre( Book )

1 edition published in 1967 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mass media and popular literature by Voice of America (Organization)( Book )

1 edition published in 1961 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ghosts; an authoritative text edition by Henrik Ibsen( Book )

1 edition published in 1965 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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English (134)