Every bi-annual volume of Drama for Students features coverage of 15 to 20 plays most frequently studied in literature classes.
Each detailed, illustrated entry provides:
- An introduction that provides an overview of the play
- A brief biography of the playwright
- A plot summary
- An annotated character list
- A discussion of the play's principal themes
- Understandable essays on the play's construction (setting, dialogue, imagery)
- Historical and cultural context sections that illuminate the play's role in inter-curricular studies
- Excerpted critical commentary on various facets of the play
- Extensive subject/theme, ethnicity/nationality, and author/title indexes
- And much more
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Each volume of Drama For Students features coverage of 14 to 15 plays most frequently studied in literature classes. Each detailed entry includes an introduction that provides an overview of the play, a brief biography of the playwright, a plot summary, a discussion of the play’s principal themes, understandable essays on the play’s construction, excerpted critical commentary, and much more. You may also be interested in For Students Online - the complete For Students Collection in eBook format. While Gale strives to replicate print content, some content may not be available due to rights restrictions. Call your Sales Rep for details.