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  • Playboy of the Western Worldby J.M Synge

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 23.95

    First published in 1979. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company. more...

  • The Playboy of the Western World and Riders to the Seaby J. M. Synge

    Dover Publications 2012; US$ 2.50

    Two beautifully crafted dramas set among the folk of the Aran Islands and western Irish coastlands. The Playboy of the Western World deals with its young hero's progress, in the eyes of others, from timid weakling to paragon of bravery. Riders to the Sea is a dark elegy to the fragile existence of those who live at the mercy of the sea. Reprinted... more...

  • The Aran Islandsby J. M. Synge

    Dover Publications 2013; US$ 7.95

    Famed playwright's beautiful, poetic 1907 memoir of life in an Irish fishing community. Superb retelling of folklore and anecdotes; vivid portrait of warmth, sincerity, and humor of hardy island residents. more...

  • The Well Of The Saintsby J.M. Synge

    Copyright Group 2013; US$ 0.99

    Synge was educated privately at schools in Dublin and Bray, and was later to study piano, flute, violin, music theory and counterpoint at the Royal Irish Academy of Music. After graduating, Synge, with plans to be a professional musician went to Germany. He stayed at Coblenz during 1893 before moving to Würzburg in January 1894. He then abandoned... more...

  • The Aran Islandsby J.M. Synge

    Copyright Group 2013; US$ 3.65

    Edmund John Millington Synge was born on April 16th 1871 born in Newtown Villas, Rathfarnham, County Dublin on 16 April 1871 the youngest son of eight children. After abandoning a career in music he began to write. A crushing rejection in love caused him to abandon Ireland for much of his life but his writing continued to achieve greater heights.... more...

  • Deidre Of The Sorrowsby J.M. Synge

    Copyright Group 2014; US$ 1.99

    Edmund John Millington Synge was born on April 16th 1871 born in Newtown Villas, Rathfarnham, County Dublin on 16 April 1871 the youngest son of eight children. Synge was educated privately at schools in Dublin and Bray, and was later to study piano, flute, violin, music theory and counterpoint at the Royal Irish Academy of Music. After graduating,... more...

  • The Tinker's Weddingby J.M. Synge

    Copyright Group 2014; US$ 1.49

    Edmund John Millington Synge was born on April 16th 1871 born in Newtown Villas, Rathfarnham, County Dublin on 16 April 1871 the youngest son of eight children. Synge was educated privately at schools in Dublin and Bray, and was later to study piano, flute, violin, music theory and counterpoint at the Royal Irish Academy of Music. After graduating,... more...

  • The Aran Islandsby J.M. Synge; Tim Robinson

    Penguin Books Ltd 1992; US$ 19.18

    In 1907 J. M. Synge achieved both notoriety and lasting fame with The Playboy of the Western World . The Aran Islands , published in the same year, records his visits to the islands in 1898-1901, when he was gathering the folklore and anecdotes out of which he forged The Playboy and his other major dramas. Yet this book is much more than a stage... more...

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