American Drama 1714-1915Literature Online
Containing more than 1,500 dramatic works from the colonial period to the beginning of the twentieth century, American Drama 1714-1915 provides literary researchers and historians with a comprehensive survey of American dramaturgy and covers a wide variety of genres including melodrama, farce, naturalist ad realist drama, social and domestic satire, frontier plays, Civil War drama, verse drama, dialogues and rhetorical exercises, temperance plays and dialogues, and mistrel shows. Also part of the Literature Online database.
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