Best Plays of the Early American Theatre, 1787-1911Book - 2000
Representative rather than comprehensive, this highly readable volume charts the progress of American theater between 1787-1911, with a chronological selection of 16 of the best works from that period. Included are: Charles the Second (1824); Fashion (1845); Uncle Tom's Cabin (1852); The Count of Monte Cristo (1883); The Mouse-Trap (1889); more. Background essay.
Publisher: Mineola, N.Y. : Dover Publications, 
Copyright Date: �1967
Characteristics: xlviii, 716 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm