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Great Ages of Theatre I: Finding Books

Books

The Library's catalog, cataLION, can lead you to both print and electronic materials on early theatre. Try searches like the ones below:

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  • theater Greece history
  • theater Japan history
  • drama history criticism
  • theater India

 

WorldCat is an international catalog of book materials and may provide another option for your research.

 

Some examples in Gingrich Library:

  • The Oxford Encyclopedia of Theatre & Performance (2 volumes) -- REF 792.03 O98K 2003
  • World Drama From Aeschylus to Anouilh -- 809.2 N645w
  • The Seven Ages of the Theatre -- 792.09 S727s
     
  • The History of the Greek and Roman Theater -- 792.09 B586h2
  • The Art of Ancient Greek Theater -- 704.949 H326a 2010
  • The Greek Theater and its Drama -- 792 F621g
  • Stage Antiquities of the Greeks and Romans and their Influence -- 792 A527s
     
  • Early Arabic Drama -- 892.72 B132e
  • "Egypt and the Ancient East" in The History of World Theater -- 792.09 H673
     
  • A History of Russian Theatre -- 792.0947
     
  • Japanese Theatre -- 792.0952 B786j
  • The Chinese Drama -- 792.0951 A724c
  • Folk Theatre of India -- 792.0954 G231f
     
  • In Search of African Theatre -- 792.096 K36i
     
  • The Drama of the Medieval Church (2 volumes) -- 792.1 Y73d