Not a member? Join now
Cart: 0 items, $0.00 | View Cart | Checkout
    Gift Vouchers
    Gift Vouchers

    Payment Methods

    QBD Proudly Supports

    JDRF

    Books > Fiction > Poetry & Plays

    Australian Plays For The Colonial Stage 1834 - 1899
    Price
    $80.00
    Binding
    Paperback
    ISBN13
    9780702234880
    Pages
    800
    Released
    Availability
    Available at our supplier.
    Usually ships in 10 to 14 days.

    Description

    From the mid-1830s until the end of the nineteenth century, hundreds of plays were written and staged in the Australian colonies.

    'Australian Plays For The Colonial Stage' contains the scripts of nine colonial plays - including a scurrilous satire, a pioneering romance, plays about bushrangers and Ned Kelly, a city murder-mystery and the first Australian stage classic, adapted from Marcus Clarke's novel, 'For the Term of His Natural Life'.

    Each script has been carefully edited or reconstructed from unique manuscripts or rare colonial printed editions, giving full respect to their historical forms and usages. The plays have been given generous historical and textual introductions and are supplemented with explanatory notes on the many people, places, events and stories referred to.

    People who purchased "Australian Plays For The Colonial Stage 1834 - 1899" also bought...

    The SonnetseBook
    Le symbolisme ou l’art de la suggestioneBook
    Howdy Doody DocudramaeBook
    Loop of JadeeBook
    Where the Words End and My Body Begins
    The Magical Land of Birdaylia
    Loop of Jade
    Shakespeare in Love [Stage Adaptation]
    New and Selected Poems [CD]
    Faber Modern Classics: Selected Poems of T. S. Eliot

    Reviews

    This product has not been reviewed. Review this book?
    * RRP refers to the Recommended Retail Price as set out by the original publisher at time of release. The RRP set by overseas publishers may vary to those set by local publishers due to exchange rates and shipping costs. Due to our competitive pricing, we may have not sold all products at their original RRP.
    Club QBD Login


    Newsletter
    Join our mailing list for great deals and special offers!

    Featured Book
    Recently Reviewed
    A Night in Hangman's HallGreat first book by a new young Australian author! Can't wait to read the next book in the series and see where the...
    Muse“It was not where or who you came from but what you did with your own grab bag of advantages and disadvantages that...
    Kim Kardashian: Selfish