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Eugene O'Neill : a life in four acts / Robert M. Dowling.

Book Book ([2014])
Description: xi, 569 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Publisher: New Haven : Yale University Press, [2014]
7 of 7 copies available at NOBLE (All Libraries).
1 of 1 copy available at Winthrop. (Show preferred library)
0 current holds with 7 total copies.
Library Location Call Number Status Due Date
Winthrop Adult Biographies 920 920 ONeill 2014 (Text to Phone) Available -
Endicott College General Collection PS 3529 .N5 Z6284 2014 (Text to Phone) Available -
Marblehead Adult Biography BIO O'NEILL, EUGENE 2014 (Text to Phone) Available -
Melrose Biographies (Main Floor) Biography 812.52 O'Neill Dowling (Text to Phone) Available -
Northern Essex - Lawrence Campus Stacks PS3529.N5 Z6284 2014 (Text to Phone) Available -
Salem Adult Non-Fiction 812/O'NEILL/D (Text to Phone) Available -
Swampscott Lower Level Bio O'Neill (Text to Phone) Available -

  • ISBN: 9780300170337 (hardback)
  • ISBN: 0300170335 (hardback)
Bibliography, etc.: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents: The Irish luck kid -- "Life is a tragedy-- hurrah!" -- The ghosts at the stage door. The treasures of Monte Cristo ; School days of an apostate ; Anarchist in the tropics ; Exorcism in New York ; Return to Monte Cristo ; The (love) sick apprentice ; It takes a village -- "To be an artist or nothing." Washed ashore at land's end ; Below Washington Square ; "Turn back the universe" ; "The town is yours" ; Civilization unmasked ; The theatre F(r)eud -- "The Broadway show shop." Prometheus unbound ; Draining bitter cups ; Note to the Ku Klux Klan ; "God's hard, not easy" ; The novelist behind the mask "Old Doc" at Loon Lodge ; The soliloquy is dead! Long live-- what? -- Full fathom five. Uncharted seas ; L'Aeschylus du Plessis ; The Prodigal returns ; "The game isn't worth the candle" ; Pandora's box ; The tyranny of time ; silence's end ; "There's a lot to be said for being dead" -- Journey into light -- Appendix. Selected chronology of works (date completed).
Summary: "A major new biography of the Nobel Prize-winning playwright whose brilliantly original plays revolutionized American theater"-- Provided by publisher.
Citation: Dowling, Robert M. "Eugene O'Neill : a life in four acts." New Haven : Yale University Press, 2014.

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