Buy any Lifestyle Product worth Rs.1500 & get a Stylish Men's watch worth Rs 1500 FREE Use code AQUA6 & get 6% extra discount on Water Purifiers
1948 Plays (Study Guide) : The Caucasian Chalk Circle, the Lady's Not for Burning, MR Puntila and His Man Matti, Summer and Smoke

1948 Plays (Study Guide) : The Caucasian Chalk Circle, the Lady's Not for Burning, MR Puntila and His Man Matti, Summer and Smoke (Paperback)

By Editor : Llc Books  Created By : Llc Books 
R 895 ($ 14.32) (£ 8.25)
+ (Sourcing Fee: R 108 )




Out of Stock.


1948 Plays (Study Guide) : The Caucasian Chalk Circle, the Lady's Not for Burning, MR Puntila and His Man Matti, Summer and Smoke Description

This is nonfiction commentary. Purchase includes a free trial membership in the publisher's book club where you can select from more than a million books without charge. Chapters: The Caucasian Chalk Circle, the Lady's Not for Burning, Mr Puntila and His Man Matti, Summer and Smoke, the Browning Version, Dinny and the Witches, Mister Roberts, Les Parents Terribles, Harlequinade, Me and Molly, Rain on the Just, Sundown Beach. Source: Wikipedia. Free updates online. Not illustrated. Excerpt: The Caucasian Chalk Circle (German: ) is a play by the German modernist playwright Bertolt Brecht. An example of Brecht's epic theatre, the play is a parable about a peasant girl who steals a baby but becomes a better mother than its natural parents. The play was written in 1944 while Brecht was living in the United States. It was translated into English by Brecht's friend and admirer Eric Bentley and its world premiere was a student production at Carleton College, Minnesota, in 1948. Its first professional production was at the Hedgerow Theatre, Philadelphia, directed by Bentley. Its German premiere was in 1954 at the Theater am Schiffbauerdamm, Berlin. The Caucasian Chalk Circle is now considered one of Brecht's most important plays and it is one of the most regularly performed German plays. The play is a reworking of Brecht's earlier short story, Der Augsburger Kreidekreis, and both derive from the 14th-century Chinese play Circle of Chalk by Li Xingdao. . Brecht, in his typical anti-realist style, uses the device of a "play within a play." The "frame" play is set in the Soviet Union around the end of the Second World War. It shows a dispute between two communes, the Rosa Luxemburg fruit growing commune and the Galinsk goat farming commune, over who is to own and manage an area of farm land after the Nazis have retreated from a village and left it abandoned. A parable has been organised by one group, an old folk tale, to be played out t...More: http: //booksllc.net/?id=280017

Book Details


Title: 1948 Plays (Study Guide) : The Caucasian Chalk Circle, the Lady's Not for Burning, MR Puntila and His Man Matti, Summer and Smoke
Publisher: Books LLC
Editor: Llc Books
Created By: Llc Books
Edition: Paperback
Language: English
ISBN: 1155145836
EAN: 9781155145839
No. of Units: 1
No. of Pages: 48
Publish Date: 2010-9-14
Binding: Paperback
Deliverable Countries: This product ships to Restricted International (Books).

Discussion : 1948 Plays (Study Guide) : The Caucasian Chalk Circle, the Lady's Not for Burning, MR Puntila and His Man Matti, Summer and Smoke

See Discussion
* The book summary and image may be of a different edition or binding of the same title.
* Book reviews are added by registered customers. They need not necessarily buy book.
* These books are NOT available for reading online or for free download in PDF or ebook format.
* Price can change due to reprinting, price change by publisher or sourcing cost change for imported books.

www.infibeam.com/Books is the biggest online bookstore in India for sale of books at best price - fiction, literature, audiobooks, study guides, novels, story books, rare books, textbooks and books by popular authors. These are available in various editions and bindings e.g. paperback and at best discount.
Bastard Prince