Arthur Miller


Born
in New York, New York, The United States
October 17, 1915

Died
February 10, 2005

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Arthur Asher Miller was an American playwright and essayist. He was a prominent figure in American literature and cinema for over 61 years, writing a wide variety of plays, including celebrated plays such as The Crucible, A View from the Bridge, All My Sons, and Death of a Salesman, which are still studied and performed worldwide. Miller was often in the public eye, most famously for refusing to give evidence against others to the House Un-American Activities Committee, being the recipient of the Pulitzer Prize for Drama among other awards, and for marrying Marilyn Monroe. At the time of his death, Miller was considered one of the greatest American playwrights.

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The Crucible

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Death of a Salesman

3.52 avg rating — 177,772 ratings — published 1949 — 190 editions
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All My Sons

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3.90 avg rating — 20,724 ratings — published 1947 — 52 editions
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A View from the Bridge: A P...

3.72 avg rating — 10,079 ratings — published 1955 — 65 editions
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After the Fall

3.70 avg rating — 2,283 ratings — published 1964 — 31 editions
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A View from the Bridge / Al...

3.88 avg rating — 969 ratings — published 1955 — 11 editions
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Incident at Vichy

3.95 avg rating — 798 ratings — published 1964 — 19 editions
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The Price

3.81 avg rating — 859 ratings — published 1968
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Focus

3.85 avg rating — 950 ratings — published 1945 — 46 editions
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Broken Glass

3.43 avg rating — 608 ratings — published 1994 — 19 editions
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