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Author Name    (Synge, John Millington). Johnson, Toni O'Brien

Title   SYNGE: THE MEDIEVAL AND THE GROTESQUE

Binding   Hardcover.

Book Condition   Lightly shelfworn, else near fine in green boards with gilt lettering to the spine; in an illustrated dust jacket. Jacket illustration a detail from the ''The Book of Kells.''

Edition   First edition.

Publisher   Gerrards Cross/Totowa: Colin Smythe/Barnes and Noble Books, 1982.

ISBN Number    0861401042 / 9780861401048

Seller ID   30365.00

This study of Synge's plays considers them from a new perspective. Rather then view them as "folk drama," Johnson instead places them within the context of medievalism, and its use of grotesque motifs, and the conflict of the duality of existence.

Theatre History & Criticism. Irish Literature. Literary Criticism.

Price = 20.00 USD



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