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The Art Of Dramatic Writing

Its Basis in the Creative Interpretation of Human Motives

Lajos Egri

Among the many "how-to" playwriting books that have appeared over the years, there have been few that attempt to analyze the mysteries of play construction. Lajos Egri's classic, The Art of Dramatic Writing, does just that, with instruction that can be applied equally well to a short story, novel, or screenplay. Examining a play from the inside out...
Publish Date
1972
February 15
First Published in 1942
Goodreads rating
4.18
ISBN
9780671213329
Recommendations
1
Recommendations
Very referential to certain plays.      source