Life Is a Dream and Other Spanish Classics (Eric Bentley's Dramatic Repertoire) - Volume II

Translations of four great Spanish dramas Calderon de la Barca Life Is a Dream Miguel de Cervantes Siege of Numantia Lope de Vega Fuente Ovejuna Tirso de Molina The Trickster of Seville.
Life Is a Dream and Other Spanish Classics Eric Bentley s Dramatic Repertoire Volume II Translations of four great Spanish dramas Calderon de la Barca Life Is a Dream Miguel de Cervantes Siege of Numantia Lope de Vega Fuente Ovejuna Tirso de Molina The Trickster of Seville

  • Title: Life Is a Dream and Other Spanish Classics (Eric Bentley's Dramatic Repertoire) - Volume II
  • Author: Pedro Calderón de la Barca Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra Lope de Vega Tirso de Molina Roy Campbell Eric Bentley
  • ISBN: 0073999140774
  • Page: 452
  • Format: Paperback
  • 1 thought on “Life Is a Dream and Other Spanish Classics (Eric Bentley's Dramatic Repertoire) - Volume II”

    1. This book is a collection of Spanish dramatic classics and I'm reading Life is a Dream right now.It's like Shakespeare, but translated from Spanish. And I love the play so far. Very much in the style of Shakespeare: people in disguise, spurned lovers, etc.Playwright Aaron Loeb recommended I read the plays in this anthology. Thanks!

    2. This is a collection of four Golden Age Spanish drama, ranging from 1585 to 1630 as translated by Roy Campbell, and, to my mind, varying widely in quality. The Siege of Numantiaby Miguel de Cervantes of Don Quixote fame is the first play in the book. Cervantes was a contemporary of Shakespeare and this play dates from just a few years before Shakespeare's earliest plays. According to the Wiki, it has been hailed by many as a “rare specimen of Spanish tragedy” and even as the best Spanish tra [...]

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