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An Ideal Husband –by: Oscar Wilde

This story opens at a fashionable dinner party in Sir Robert Chiltern's home in the heart of London's stylish Grosvenor Square. One of Lady Chiltern's old school-friends, Mrs. Cheveley, a woman with a dubious past, accosts Sir Robert and threatens to expose a financial crime that he had once participated in, unless he agrees to finance a fraudulent construction project that she's promoting. Lady Chiltern is astounded when her husband who had been the severest critic of this project suddenly begins to speak in its favor. Yet she has secrets of her own, which she desperately needs to hide. Be...

Tienhaarassa –by: Anonymous

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Tienhaarassa

Ensimmäisen kerran julkaissut Raittiuden Ystävät 1908.

TIENHAARASSA.

Henkilöt:

Vilho Tuulos, pappi, 35 vuotias. Aaro Koski, entinen lukiolainen, 30 vuotias.

Näyttämö: huone Tuuloksen kodissa. Tuulos ja Koski tulevat sisään. Jälkimäinen on kalpea ja synkän näköinen, vaatteet kuluneet ja likaiset.

Tuulos : Käykää sisään olkaa hyvä! Tässä tuoli, istukaa, niin saamme vähän puhella ja samalla lämmittää jähmettyneitä jäseniämme. Ulkona onkin niin ankara sää. (Riisuu päällysvaatteensa Kosken yhä seisoessa.) ...

Pikku poikani Yksinytksinen nytelm

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"PIKKU POIKANI"

YKSIN"AYT"OKSINEN N"AYTELM"A

[Kirjoittanut Emil Nervander.]

KOTIMAINEN ALKUTEOS

Ensimm"aisen kerran julkaissut Kustannusosakeyhti"o Otava 1899.

HENKIL"OT:

JALMARI, kielenk"a"ant"aj"a, 30 vuotias. ELISE, h"anen vaimonsa, 23 vuotias. APTEEKKARIN ROUVA, Elisen "aiti. L"A"AK"ARI. ROUVA EKL"OF. PALVELUSTYTT"O. TALONMIES. SANANTUOJA. KYYTIPOIKA.

Tapaus Helsingiss"a kielenk"a"ant"aj"an kotona, huhtikuun 21 p. 1861.

Pienenpuoleinen sali, kummallakin sivulla ovi ja per"all"a kaksi, joista toinen on koko n"ayt"oksen a...

P

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Note du transcripteur.

=========================================================== Ce document est tiré de:

OEUVRES COMPL`ETES DE SHAKSPEARE

TRADUCTION DE M. GUIZOT

NOUVELLE 'EDITION ENTI`EREMENT REVUE AVEC UNE 'ETUDE SUR SHAKSPEARE DES NOTICES SUR CHAQUE PI`ECE ET DES NOTES

Volume 5 Le roi Lear Cymbeline. La méchante femme mise à la raison. Peines d'amour perdues Périclès

PARIS A LA LIBRAIRIE ACAD'EMIQUE DIDIER ET Cie, LIBRAIRES 'EDITEURS 35, QUAI DES AUGUSTINS 1862

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Woman on Her Own, False Gods and The Red Robe Three Plays By Brieux –by: Eug

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WOMAN ON HER OWN, FALSE GODS AND THE RED ROBE:

THREE PLAYS BY BRIEUX.

THE ENGLISH VERSIONS BY MRS. BERNARD SHAW, J. F. FAGAN, AND A. BERNARD MIALL. WITH AN INTRODUCTION BY BRIEUX

BRENTANO'S NEW YORK MCMXVI

Copyright, 1916, by Brentano's

THE UNIVERSITY PRESS, CAMBRIDGE, U.S.A.

CONTENTS

Preface vii

Woman On Her Own 1

False Gods 127

The Red Robe 219

PREFACE

We are confronted at the present time by the woman who is anxious to lay by m...

Joy

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FIRST SERIES PLAYS

By John Galsworthy

JOY

A PLAY ON THE LETTER "I"

IN THREE ACTS

PERSONS OF THE PLAY

COLONEL HOPE, R.A., retired MRS. HOPE, his wife MISS BEECH, their old governess LETTY, their daughter ERNEST BLUNT, her husband MRS. GWYN, their niece JOY, her daughter DICK MERTON, their young friend HON. MAURICE LEVER, their guest ROSE, their parlour maid

TIME: The present. The action passes throughout midsummer day on the lawn of Colonel Hope's house, near the Thames above Oxford.

ACT I

The time is morning, and the sce...

Prince Hagen

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PRINCE HAGEN

By Upton Sinclair

CHARACTERS (In order of appearance)

Gerald Isman: a poet. Mimi: a Nibelung. Alberich: King of the Nibelungs. Prince Hagen: his grandson. Mrs. Isman. Hicks: a butler. Mrs. Bagley Willis: mistress of Society. John Isman: a railroad magnate. Estelle Isman: his daughter. Plimpton: the coal baron. Rutherford: lord of steel. De Wiggleston Riggs: cotillon leader. Lord ...

Octavia Tragedia em 5 Actos

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OCTAVIA

TRAGEDIA EM 5 ACTOS

DE

VITTORIO ALFIERI

representada no theatro Lyrico Fluminense na noute de 2 de Agosto de 1869

PELA SENHORA

ADELAIDE RISTORI

E SUA COMPANHIA

EM BENEFICIO DA

SOCIEDADE PORTUGUEZA DE BENEFICENCIA

RIO DE JANEIRO

TYPOGRAPHIA IMP. E CONST. DE J. VILLENEUVE & C.

RUA DO OUVIDOR N. 65.

1869.

NOTICIA HISTORICA

Octavia era filha do Imperador Claudio e da mais que famosa Messalina. Apenas chegada á puberdade foi promettida em casamento a Lucio Silanno; mas a ambic~ao politica e os ardis de Agrippina, m~ai d...

Troilus and Cressida

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THE HISTORY OF TROILUS AND CRESSIDA

by William Shakespeare

DRAMATIS PERSONAE

PRIAM, King of Troy

His sons: HECTOR TROILUS PARIS DEIPHOBUS HELENUS MARGARELON, a bastard son of Priam

Trojan commanders: AENEAS ANTENOR

CALCHAS, a Trojan priest, taking part with the Greeks PANDARUS, uncle to Cressida AGAMEMNON, the Greek general MENELAUS, his brother

Greek commanders: ACHILLES AJAX ULYSSES NESTOR DIOMEDES PATROCLUS

THERSITES, a deformed and scurrilous Greek ALEXANDER, servant to Cressida SERVANT to Troilus SERVANT to Paris SERVANT to Diomedes HELEN, wife t...

The Flying Doctor (Le M

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THE FLYING DOCTOR.

(LE MEDECIN VOLANT.)

'Le Médecin Volant' seems to have been acted for the first time in Paris, on the 18th of April, 1659. Parts of it were reproduced in 'L'Amour Médecin,' and 'Le Médecin malgré lui.'

Molière acted the part of Sganarelle.

PERSONS REPRESENTED.

GORGIBUS, father to LUCILE. VAL`ERE, in love with LUCILE. SGANARELLE, servant to VAL`ERE. GROS REN'E, valet to GORGIBUS. A LAWYER. LUCILE. SABINE, cousin to LUCILE.

THE FLYING DOCTOR.

SCENE I. VAL`ERE, SABINE.

VAL. Well, Sabine, what ...

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