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O" Neill: son and playwright.

Louis Sheaffer

O" Neill: son and playwright.

by Louis Sheaffer

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Published by Dent in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • O"Neill, Eugene, 1888-1953.,
  • O"Neill, Eugene, 1888-1953 -- Family.,
  • O"Neill, Eugene, 1888-1953 -- Childhood and youth.,
  • Dramatists, American -- 20th century -- Family relationships.,
  • Dramatists, American -- 20th century -- Biography.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 507-513.

    GenreBiography.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3529.N5 Z798 1969
    The Physical Object
    Pagination543 p.
    Number of Pages543
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4644734M
    LC Control Number77476948

    In O'Neill married Kathleen Jenkins before leaving for Honduras to mine for gold. A month after his return in April , his son Eugene O'Neill, Jr., was born. O'Neill left later that year to work at sea. He also did odd jobs in Buenos Aires, Argentina. America's greatest playwright. Until he came to Tao House in Danville, California, America's greatest playwright had been a wanderer. Eugene O'Neill was born in New York City on Octo , the son of James O'Neill, an actor who, like other major stars of the time, spent his life on extended tours of .

    Now a full-time playwright and author of several full-length plays, Eugene O’Neill won the Pulitzer Prize three times in his early career for Beyond the Horizon (), Anna Christie () and Strange Interlude (). Other famous plays he wrote in this period of success included The Hairy Ape (), Desire Under the Elms (), Mourning Becomes Electra () and Ah, Wilderness!   Two Books on Eugene O’Neill. By The New Yorke r. May 6, Save this story for later. “O’Neill: Son and Playwright.” The Gelbs were given access to O’Neill’s life and work by his.

    O'Neill book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. The turbulent, often tragic life of America's greatest playwright, Eugene O'Neill, /5.   Robert M. Dowling’s thoughtful book restores balance to the slightly skewed 21st-century reputation of America’s greatest playwright. The ubiquity on world stages of Eugene O’Neill’s three Written:


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Find more information about: ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: pages. With “O'Neill, Son and Artist,” which traces the life of America's foremost dramatist from his introduction to Broadway with “Beyond the Horizon” inthrough his many public triumphs.

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By the time he was fifty, playwright Eugene O’Neill had just about every imaginable cultural accolade under his belt, including three Pulitzers and a Nobel Prize. But the very tools that ensured his professional success — dogged dedication to his work, an ability to block out any distraction, razor-sharp focus on his creative priorities — rendered his personal life on the losing side of.

O'Neill's reputation as the preeminent American playwright still exists in a limbo of divided opinion, but no one who reads Louis Sheaffer's two-volume biography (the first installment, O'Neill, Son and Playwright, appeared two years ago) can be in doubt about the hell of O'Neill's life.

Guilty about being born at all (his mother became a morphine-addict shortly after his birth); perpetually. Dowling sensibly relies on Louis Sheaffer’s pioneering research in “O’Neill: Son and Playwright” () and “O’Neill: Son and Artist” () for most biographical facts.

The most lauded playwright in American history, Eugene O'Neill () won four Pulitzer Prizes and a Nobel Prize for a body of work that includes The Iceman Cometh, Mourning Becomes Electra, Desire Under the Elms, and Long Day's Brand: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc.Appalled, Eugene never again saw his son, who was later arrested for heroin possession.

With a collaborator, Shane wrote a book about his family caled "The Curse of the Misbegotten". Inlike his half brother, Eugene Jr., Shane committed suicide." Shane was the son of playwright Eugene O'Neill and his second wife Agnes Boulton O'Neill.