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A touch of the poet, &

More stately mansions

by Eugene O"Neill

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  • 38 Currently reading

Published by Yale University Press in New Haven .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Massachusetts
    • Subjects:
    • Irish American families -- Drama.,
    • Massachusetts -- Drama.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. xiv).

      Other titlesTouch of the poet, and, More stately mansions, More stately mansions.
      StatementEugene O"Neill ; edited and introduced by Martha Gilman Bower.
      GenreDrama.
      SeriesYale Nota bene
      ContributionsBower, Martha Gilman., O"Neill, Eugene, 1888-1953.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS3529.N5 T52 2004
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiv, 568 p. ;
      Number of Pages568
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3698126M
      ISBN 100300100795
      LC Control Number2003111053

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      A Touch of the Poet was the third in O'Neill's plan for a cycle of nine plays which proved to be overly ambitious, and unlike August Wilson's ten-play cycle, it landed on his shelf to be revisited only rarely. In fact, in the winter of , he and his wife Carlotta attempted to destroy everything in the cycle except Poet. Buy A Touch of the Poet by Eugene Gladstone O'Neill from Waterstones today! Click and Collect from your local Waterstones or get FREE UK delivery on orders over £


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A Touch of the Poet, having been written around the same time as The Iceman Cometh, Long Day's Journey, and A Moon for the Misbegotten, tends to be overshadowed by those works, but it really is an excellent play that deserves vastly more attention /5(2).

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Master playwright Eugene O'Neill unravels a tale of heartbreak and hope in the Irish-American family drama A Touch of the Poet. In it, patriarch Con Melody's whiskey-fueled reminisces and never-ending chase of the American Dream come to a boiling point when challenged by an ambitious, love-struck daughter, a devoted, broken wife, and unrelenting, systemic Yankee prejudice.

Eugene O'Neill was born in New York City on Octothe son of popular actors James O'Neill and Ellen Quinlan. As a young child, he frequently went on tour with his father and later attended a Catholic boarding school and a private preparatory school.

A Touch of the Poet and More Stately Mansions are regarded as two of Eugene O'Neill's finest plays. Companion pieces, linked by characters and themes, they form part of a projected series of eleven interconnected plays in which the playwright intended to give a psychological and economic account of American life.

Now these works, the only surviving plays in O'Neill's "Cycle," are brought. Eugene O'Neill's play A Touch of the Poet is the sole completed play in an ambitious cycle planned to span several generations of one American family. It was written between andand first staged at the Royal Dramatic Theatre, Stockholm, Sweden, in March A TOUCH OF THE POET - PLAYBILL - DECEMBER 1, - VOL.

48 by O'NEILL, EUGENE A copy that has been read, but remains in clean condition. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. The spine may show signs of wear. Pages can include limited notes and highlighting, and the copy can include previous owner Rating: % positive.

A Touch of the Poet ( TV Movie) Plot. Showing all 1 items Jump to: Summaries (1) Summaries. Cornelius "Con" Melody is an Irish tavern keeper in New England who lives in reverence of his former days as a nobleman and decorated officer in the British army during the Napoleonic wars.

Impoverished now, he struts about in his uniform and plots. A powerful play tracking the Yankee experience from innocence to corruption, from one of the twentieth century's most significant writers. Cornelius 'Con' Melody has fallen on hard times. After a disgrace during the Peninsular wars, he removes his wife, Nora, and daughter, Sara.

The Yellow Book $ – $ In The Yellow Book, the home-seeking traveler—”a decadent who lived to tell the story”—finds lodgings in our fierce fin de siècle under the roof of his Dublin attic flat. Amid echoes from dead writers, “clouds of unknowing” from his “last Camel,” and ghosts from his own life, the poet muses wisely and wittily on our wound-down decade and.

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Irish dialect, 4 acts, 7 men, 3 women, 1 interior. A touch of the poet by Eugene O'Neill, unknown edition, Open Library is an initiative of the Internet Archive, a (c)(3) non-profit, building a digital library of Internet sites and other cultural artifacts in digital projects include the Wayback Machine, and es: In A Touch of the Poet, Irish tavern-keeper Con Melody is drawn by his proud past as a Byronic cavalry hero of the Napoleonic Wars toward a fatal confrontation with his wealthy Yankee neighbors, the Harfords.

Throughout More Stately Mansions, the idealistic yet cunning Simon Harford, his wife, Sara Melody Harford, and his mother, Deborah.

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A Touch of the Poet (Original, Play, Drama, Broadway) opened in New York City Oct 2, and played through. A Touch of the Poet. Theatre Review by Matthew Murray - December 8, A Touch of the Poet by Eugene O'Neill. Directed by Doug Hughes. Set and costume design by Santo Loquasto. Lighting design by Christopher Akerlind.

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I did not start writing poetry until later in life. Friends and family really enjoyed the beautiful words I shared with them. So I continued to write, and published my first prose poetry book, “Wonders,” in My second book of prose, “Romance With A Touch of Love” released in