Drama Classics series

The world's great plays at a great little price

Each pocket-sized volume contains:

  • a full introduction
  • an author biography
  • notes on historical and theatrical context
  • a plot synopsis
  • key dates
  • a further reading list
  • a glossary of unusual words and phrases (English-language texts)

The texts are presented uncut (with the exception of Faust, which is adapted for staging in a single evening) and uncluttered with footnotes; the translations are accurate and actable.

See also Drama Classic Collections.

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The Alchemist
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All for Love
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Andromache
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Antigone
By Sophocles Translated by Marianne McDonald
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Bacchae
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Bartholomew Fair
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The Beaux Stratagem
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The Beggar's Opera
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Blood Wedding
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Celestina
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The Changeling
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