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The Compact Bedford Introduction to Drama Paperback – Oct 5 2012

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  • Paperback: 1095 pages
  • Publisher: Bedford/St Martins; 7th ed. edition (Oct. 5 2012)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 145760633X
  • ISBN-13: 978-1457606335
  • Product Dimensions: 20.1 x 3.1 x 25.3 cm
  • Shipping Weight: 1.3 Kg
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  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: #1,979,660 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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About the Author

Lee A. Jacobus is professor emeritus of English at the University of Connecticut and the author/editor of popular English and drama textbooks, among them the full and compact versions of "The Bedford Introduction to Drama," Sixth Edition (Bedford/St. Martin's, 2009); and "The Longman Anthology of American Drama." He has written scholarly books on "Paradise Lost," on the works of John Cleveland, and on the works of Shakespeare, including "Shakespeare and the Dialectic of Certainty." He is also a playwright and author of fiction. Two of his plays "Fair Warning "and "Long Division" were produced in New York by the American Theater of Actors, and "Dance Therapy," three one-act plays, was produced in New York at Where Eagles Dare Theatre. He has recently written a book of short stories, "Volcanic Jesus," which is set in Hawaii."

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