Three Plays: Desire Under the Elms / The Hairy Ape / Welded
1925. Eugene O'Neill, Nobel laureate and four-time winner of the Pulitzer Prize, is considered one of the most significant forces in the history of the American theater. These three plays exemplify Eugene O'Neil's ability to explore the limits of the human predicament, even as he sounds the depths of his audiences' hearts: Desire Under the Elms is set on a Connecticut farm...more
Paperback, 232 pages
Published July 26th 2004 by Kessinger Publishing
(first published 2004)
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Eugene Gladstone O'Neill was an American playwright who won the 1936 Nobel Prize in Literature "for the power, honesty and deep-felt emotions of his dramatic works, which embody an original concept of tragedy." More than any other dramatist, O'Neill introduced American drama to the dramatic realism pioneered by Russian playwright Anton Chekhov, Norwegian playwright Henrik Ibsen, and Swedish playwr...moreMore about Eugene O'Neill...