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The Collected Short Plays of Thornton Wilder, Volume O
Language: en
Pages: 280
Authors: Thornton Wilder
Categories: Drama
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-11-01 - Publisher: Theatre Communications Group

Volume One of the collected short plays by one of the greatest American playwrights of the Twentieth Century.
Thornton Wilder
Language: en
Pages: 871
Authors: Thornton Wilder, J. D. McClatchy
Categories: Drama
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007 - Publisher: Library of America Thornton Wi

A volume of approximately three dozen plays includes The Alcestiad, Our Town, and a previously unpublished Alfred Hitchcock screenplay, Shadow of a Doubt, in a collection that also restores to print a key selection of Wilder's theatrical essays.
Thornton Wilder and the Puritan Narrative Tradition
Language: en
Pages: 301
Authors: Lincoln Konkle
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006 - Publisher: University of Missouri Press

"Fresh examination of the works of Thornton Wilder emphasizing continuities in American literature from the seventeenth through twentieth centuries. Sees Wilder as a literary descendant of Edward Taylor who drew from the Puritan worldview and tradition. Includes indepth readings of Shadow of a Doubt, The Trumpet Shall Sound, and others"--Provided
Conversations with Thornton Wilder
Language: en
Pages: 130
Authors: Thornton Wilder
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 1992 - Publisher: Univ. Press of Mississippi

Collected interviews with the Pulitzer Prize-winning author and playwright most widely known today for his play, Our Town
Thornton Wilder
Language: en
Pages: 91
Authors: Harold Bloom
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-01-01 - Publisher: Infobase Publishing

Thornton Wilder had a gift for framing random and ordinary moments of life, an effect he perfected for his audiences. This volume gathers together some of the most respected criticism on the author's work. Examined texts include Our Town and The