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Our Town a Play in Three Acts

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Our Town was first produced and published in 1938 to wide acclaim. This Pulitzer Prize-winning drama of life in the town of Grover 's Corners, an allegorical representation of all life, has become a classic. It is Thornton Wilder's most renowned and most frequently performed play.

It is now reissued in this handsome hardcover edition, featuring a new Foreword by Donald Margulies, who writes, "You are holding in your hands a great American play. Possibly the great American play." In addition, Tappan Wilder has written an eye-opening new Afterword, which includes Thornton Wilder's unpublished notes and other illuminating photographs and documentary material.

Synopsis:

First produced and published in 1938, this Pulitzer Prize--winning drama of life in the small village of Grover's Corners has become an American classic and is Thornton Wilder's most renowned and most frequently performed play.

Synopsis:

This deeply moving drama of life in a small New Hampshire village won the Pulitzer Prize in 1938 and is Wilder's most renowned and most frequently performed play.

About the Author

Thornton Wilder was born in 1897.His plays include Our Town, The Skin of Our Teeth, and The Matchmaker, and his novels include The Eighth Day and Theophilus North. He was awarded the first of three Pulitzer Prizes for The Bridges of San Luis Rey. He died in 1975.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780060929848
Author:
Wilder, Thornton
Publisher:
HarpPerenM
Location:
New York :
Subject:
City and town life
Subject:
Classics
Subject:
American
Subject:
American drama (dramatic works by one author)
Subject:
Young women
Subject:
Young women -- New Hampshire -- Drama.
Copyright:
Edition Description:
TradePB
Series:
Perennial Classics
Publication Date:
19980909
Binding:
Paperback
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
128
Dimensions:
7.98x5.26x.36 in. .32 lbs.

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"Synopsis" by , First produced and published in 1938, this Pulitzer Prize--winning drama of life in the small village of Grover's Corners has become an American classic and is Thornton Wilder's most renowned and most frequently performed play.
"Synopsis" by , This deeply moving drama of life in a small New Hampshire village won the Pulitzer Prize in 1938 and is Wilder's most renowned and most frequently performed play.
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