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Four plays of the Free Theater; The fossils, by Francois de Curel; The serenade, by Jean Jullien; Francoise' luck, by Georges de Porto-Riche; The dupe, by Georges Ancey; online

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FOURPLAYS^

OF THE

FREE THEATER

AUTHORIZED
TRANSLATION BY

BARRETT H.CLARK

The Fossils

The Serenade

Fr an9oise' Luck

The Dupe



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BARRETT H. CLARK



THE
CONTINENTAL DRAMA OF TO-DAY
Outlines for Its Study By Barrett H. Clark

Suggestions, questions, biographies, and bibliogra-
phies with outlines, of half a dozen pages or less
each, of the more important plays of Ibsen, Bjorn-
sen, Strindberg. Tolstoy, Gorky, TchekofF, An-
dreycff, Ilauptniann, Sudcrmann, Wedekind, Schnitz-
ler, \'on HotTmansthal, Becque, Le Maitre, Lavedan,
Donnay, Maeterlinck, Rostand, Hervieu, Giacosa,
D'Annunzio, Echegaray, and Galdos. While in-
tended to be used in connection with a reading of
the plays themselves, the book has an independent
interest. 12 mo. $1.50 net.
(Published by Henry Holt and Company, New York)

"Three Modern Plays from the French,"

THE PRINCE D'AUREC, THE PARDON,
THE OTHER DANGER

Translated by Barrett H. Clark, with an introduc-
tion by Clayton Hamilton. 12 mo. Net $1.35.
(Published by Henry Holt and Company, New York)

THE LABYRINTH

A play in five acts, by Paul Hervieu. Authorized
translation by Barrett H. Clark and Lander Mac-
Clintock. 16 mo. Net $1.00.

(Published by B, W. Huebscii, New York)



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^FOUR PLAYS OF THE
FREE THEATER

The Fossils By Francois de Curel

The Serenade By Jean Jullien

Francoise' Luck By Georges de Porto=Riche

The Dupe By Georges Ancey



PRODUCED AT THE THEATRE LIBRE



Translated with an Introduction
BY

BARRETT H. CLARK

Preface by Brieux of the French Academy




CINCINNATI

STEWART & KIDD COMPANY
1917






Copyright, 1914, by

STEWART & KIDD COMPANY

All Rights Reserved

Copyright in England

First impression November, 191 4
Second impression February, 1917



VAIL-BALLOU COMPANY

BINQHAMTON AND NIW YORK



CONTENTS



Preface Brit



PAGE
V



Antoine and the " Free

Theater " ... Barrett II. Clark . . xi

The Fossils, a play in

four acts .... Francois de Cure! . . 5

The Serenade, a Bour-
geois study in three acts Jean JuUicn ... 85

Francoise' Luck, a com-
edy in one act . . . Gcor


1 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16

Online LibraryBarrett Harper ClarkFour plays of the Free Theater; The fossils, by Francois de Curel; The serenade, by Jean Jullien; Francoise' luck, by Georges de Porto-Riche; The dupe, by Georges Ancey; → online text (page 1 of 16)