This specific ISBN edition is currently not available.View all copies of this ISBN edition:
Widely regarded as America's greatest dramatist, Eugene O'Neill introduced innovative dramatic techniques, probed the inner psychological states of his characters and used language and symbolism to create plays of remarkable depth and power.
Originally presented in 1920, Beyond the Horizon (O'Neill's first full-length drama) won him a Pulitzer Prize. In it, the Mayo brothers — having fallen in love with the same woman — head down diverging paths in life. Robert Mayo, who had dreamed of adventure "beyond the horizon," remains behind to work the family farm and marry the lady in question. His brother Andrew goes to sea and eventually to South America. Unsuited to lead a nomadic existence, he returns — a broken and financially ruined man — to find his brother also a failure. In the end and nearing death, Robert realizes the release he sought from financial burdens and unhappiness lies just "beyond the horizon."
This revolutionary work of tragic realism established the reputation of a playwright who, after Shakespeare and George Bernard Shaw, became one of the most widely translated and produced dramatists of the 20th century, and one of the most vital forces in the American theater.
"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.
Winner of the Nobel Prize for Literature and four Pulitzer Prizes, Eugene O'Neill (1888–1953) is widely acknowledged as America's greatest playwright. Dover Thrift Editions of his works include Beyond the Horizon and Three Great Plays: The Emperor Jones, Anna Christie, and The Hairy Ape.
"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.
Book Description Dover Publications. PAPERBACK. Condition: New. 0486290859 New store stock. C47. Quantity Available: 1. ISBN/EAN: 9780486290850. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 20090624106175. Seller Inventory # 20090624106175
Book Description Dover Publications, 2013. PAPERBACK. Condition: New. 0486290859. Seller Inventory # 01.UCLA9780486290850
Book Description Dover Publications, 2012. Paperback. Condition: New. Unabridged. Seller Inventory # DADAX0486290859
Book Description HARPER COLLINS. softcover. Condition: Brand New. International Edition. International Edition, Cover & ISBN may be different from US edition, PAPERBACK. Book Condition: New. Brand New,Softcover,No Access code & No context dvd, But Contents are same as US Edition. Printed in English Language, Prompt shipping by USPS/,UPS/,DHL/,FedEx. Exceptional customer Service, Satisfaction Guaranteed. We may ship the books from Asian regions for inventory purpose. "Special Note" We do provide service on APO BOX & PO BOX addresses only in usa. Seller Inventory # praksh3429
Book Description Dover Publications, 2012. Condition: New. Seller Inventory # 9780486290850
Book Description Dover Publications, 2012. Paperback. Condition: New. Never used!. Seller Inventory # P110486290859