Outline History of American Drama, 2nd Edition 1994 Walter J. Meserve
An Outline History of American Drama 2nd Edition Revised and Updated 1994, was first published by Walter J. Meserve in 1965. This is the 1997 reprint of the 2nd Edition.
- A handy reference to trends in American drama, 17th century to 1990s
- Follows cultural history of the nation
- Assesses movements in American theater and developing drama criticism
- Playwrights' biographical information
- Plot summaries
Later books on American drama continue the author's plan for a multi-volume history:
- An Emerging Entertainment The Drama of the American People to 1828, 1977
- Heralds of Promise The Drama of the American People in the Age of Jackson, 1829-1849, 1986
- Articles in The Journal of American Drama and Theatre 1990s
This copy is new. Excellent paperback condition. It measures 5 1/2 inches by 8 1/4 inches by 1 inch and has 408 pages.