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AUTOBIOGRAPHICAL ELEMENTS IN JOHN OSBORNE:
A STUDY OF LOOK BACK IN ANGER
Tapas Das


ISBN 81-89293-24-9 First Edition 2007
pp 94 Paperback Price : INR 150.00


This book is an outstanding study of Osborne’s power of wielding
simultaneously subjective and objective elements in the play.


STUDIES IN JOHN OSBORNE’S LOOK BACK IN ANGER
Tapas Das


ISBN 978-93-80145-81-5 First Edition 2011
pp 458 Paperback Price : INR 225.00


This book includes most of the important topics pertinent to the
play and illustrates them with references to the disparate comments
and views of the widely acclaimed critics.


STUDIES IN J.M. SYNGE’S RIDERS TO THE SEA
Siddhartha Biswas (Ed.)


ISBN 81-89293-26-5 Fourth Edition 2009
pp 124 Paperback Price : INR 65.00


This book attempts to explore “classical within the ordinary” in the
great Syngean tragedy in the historical perspective.


STUDIES IN OSCAR WILDE’S IMPORTANCE OF BEING EARNEST
Siddhartha Biswas (Ed.)


ISBN 81-89293-02-8 Third Edition 2009
pp 116 Paperback Price : INR 65.00


This book attempts to deal with various facets of Oscar Wilde’s
play, hailed as a modern comedy of manners.


STUDIES IN G. B. SHAW'S CANDIDA
Salil Biswas & U. K. Bhatia


ISBN 81-89293-63-X First Edition 2008
pp 160 Paperback Price : INR 95.00


It is a comedy, included in his Plays Pleasant and published in 1898,
by G.B.Shaw. The play raises questions about the Victorian notion of
love and marriage in the perspective of Fabian Socialism in which
Shaw believed.


AN APPROACH TO MRS. WARREN’S PROFESSION
Dr. Shankar Nath Sen


First Edition 2007
pp 184 Paperback Price : INR 60.00


This edition presents Shaw’s play, glossed and annotated, so that
the readers,especially, the young students, may have no difficulty in
understsnding and appreciating the play.


STUDIES IN RICHARD BRINSLEY SHERIDAN’S THE SCHOOL FOR SCANDAL
Saubhik Datta (Ed.)


ISBN 81-89293-29-X Second Edition 2010
pp 214 Paperback Price : INR 120.00


This is an efficient edition of one of the best comedies of English
Theatre. It includes illuminating essays on the theatre and the London
society of the 18th century.


ON RE-READING J. M. SYNGE'S THE PLAYBOY OF THE WESTERN WORLD
Dr. Sudhanath Chattopadhyay (Ed.)


ISBN 81-89293-68-0 First Edition 2009
pp 170 Paperback Price : INR 120.00


This is a compact edition of Synge’s play, considered by many as
one of the very best of the first decades of the 20th century. The book
includes essays on some important aspects of Synge’s play.


MACBETH: CRITICAL ESSAYS
Naina Dey


ISBN 978-81-89293-70-3 First Edition 2009
pp 148 Paperback Price : INR 120.00


The essays in the book attempt to highlight the socio-historical and
cultural significance of one of the greatest of Shakespearean
tragedies, capturing the spirit of the age.