Dictionary of the Theatre: Terms, Concepts, and Analysis download free [PDF and Ebook] by Patrice Pavis

Dictionary of the Theatre: Terms, Concepts, and Analysis download free [PDF and Ebook] by Patrice Pavis year 1999
  • Book name: Dictionary of the Theatre: Terms, Concepts, and Analysis
  • Author: Patrice Pavis
  • Release date: 1999/6/1
  • Publisher: UNIVERSITY OF TORONTO PRESS
  • Language: French
  • Genre or Collection: Dictionaries and Languages
  • ISBN: 9780802081636
  • Rating: 9.08 of 10
  • Votes: 360
  • Review by: Dario Mclaurin
  • Review rating: 8.86 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/10/24
  • Total pages: 672
  • Includes a PDF summary of 68 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: Patrice Pavis is one of France's most brilliant academics and a leading expert internationally in the theory of theatre. Dictionary of the Theatre is an English translation of Pavis's acclaimed Dictionnaire du th tre, now in its second printing in France. This encyclopedic dictionary includes theoretical, technical, and semiotic terms and concepts. Alphabetical entries range from 'absurd' to 'word scenery' and treat the reader to a vast panoply of theatre and theory. The extended discussions are supported by useful examples drawn from the international repertoire of plays and playwrights, both classic and contemporary. The Foreword is by Marvin Carlson. This dictionary is remarkably well integrated, partly because of its excellent system of cross-referencing, but also because it represents the vision and scholarship of a single, recognized authority. There is no other source like it available and it will be warmly welcomed by the English-language theatre world.
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 29H52M
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Dictionaries & Dictionary Books, Theatre Studies, Literary Theory
  • Available formats: DOC, TXT, WORD, DjVu, EPUB, FB2, RTF, PDF. Compressed in ZIP, TAR.GZ, DMG, RAR
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  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: Not Available USD
  • Dimensions: 171x254x29mm
  • Weight: 980g
  • Printed by: Not Available
  • Published in: Toronto, Canada
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