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Modern Turkish Drama, Edited Talat Sait Halman, 1976

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Modern Turkish Drama, An Anthology of Plays in Translation, edited and introduced by Talat Sait Halman,1976, includes plays by the best modern Turkish dramatists:
   Ibrahim the Mad by A. Turan Oflazoglu,
   Dry Summer by Necati Cumah,
   The Ears of Midas by Gungor Dilmen (Kalyoncu),
   The Ballad of Ali of Keshan by Haldun Taner.
 It also features a 20,000 word (approx.) essay on "The Evolution of Turkish Drama" by the editor plus a bibliography and biographies of the included playwrights.

This hardcover book is in fair condition, scuffing on the spine ends. Dry Summer has numerous one-word marginal comments and underlines; The Ballad of Ali of Keshan has one marginal comment, and the name of a previous owner is on the flyleaf. The binding is firm and strong.  The book measures 6 1/4 inches by 1 1/4 inches by 9 1/4 inches.  There are 415 pages.

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