"Desire Under the Elms" is said to have been inspired by the myth of Phaedra, Hippolytus, and Theseus. The play was adapted into a movie in 1958. It was a highly successful film that was admired by both reviewers and critics. The present play is considered to be one of the playwright's most intriguing early works. The desire to unite the modern and the ancient Greek is quite evident throughout the play. The play was first performed the same year, 1924, it was written. Ready Reference Treatise: Desire Under the Elms Copyright Chapter One: Introduction Chapter Two: Plot Overview Chapter Three: Major Characters Chapter Four: Complete Summary Act I Act II Act III Chapter Five: Critical Analysis
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|Size: ||355 KB|
|Date published: || 2015|
|ISBN: ||9781329775282 (DRM-EPUB)|
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