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The lower depths, and other plays

Maksim Gorky

The lower depths, and other plays

by Maksim Gorky

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Published by AMS Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Gorky, Maksim, 1868-1936 -- Translations into English

  • Edition Notes

    Reprint of the 1945 ed. published by Yale University Press, New Haven.

    StatementMaxim Gorky ; translated by Alexander Bakshy, in collaboration with Paul S. Nathan.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPG3463 .A19 1978
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxx, 220 p. ;
    Number of Pages220
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5212300M
    ISBN 100404147739
    LC Control Number75041116

    The Baron is a slightly ridiculous, cynical character, once an aristocrat, now a resident of the lower depths who reminisces on his former status. His philosophy is "all is past", and he expects little from the world although he retains his aristocratic bearing. A great deal of animal imagery is associated with this aristocrat who has fallen to.   Modern accurate and stageable translations of five of Gorky's plays. This volume includes Gorky's major works for the theatre. The Lower Depths, first staged by the Moscow Art theatre in , portrays a cast of down and outs living in the underbelly of Russian society; Summerfolk depicts a society after the disintegration of feudalism with a new class of businessmen, intellectuals and Brand: Bloomsbury Academic.

      Modern accurate and stageable translations of five of Gorky's playsThis volume includes Gorky's major works for the theatre. The Lower Depths, first staged by the Moscow Art theatre in , portrays a cast of down and outs living in the underbelly of Russian society; Summerfolk depicts a society after the disintegration of feudalism with a new class of businessmen, intellectuals and.   Directed by Jean Renoir. With Jean Gabin, Suzy Prim, Louis Jouvet, Jany Holt. A charismatic thief makes friends with a bankrupt baron who comes to live in the thief's slum. Meanwhile the thief seeks the love of a young woman, who is held emotionally captive by her slumlord family/10(K).

    Jean Renoir and Akira Kurosawa, two of cinema's greatest directors, transform Maxim Gorky's classic proletariat play The Lower Depths in their own ways for their own times. Renoir, working amidst the rise of Hitler and the Popular Front in France, had need to take license with the dark nature of Gorky's source material, softening its bleak outlook. The Lower Depths received a roadshow theatrical release on Septem by Toho. It received general release in Japan on 1 October Toho produced an English-dubbed version, but its release is undetermined. It was released by Brandon Films with English subtitles in the Music by: Masaru Sato.


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The Lower Depths is perhaps the best known of Maxim Gorky's plays. It was written during the winter of and the spring of Subtitled "Scenes from Russian Life," it depicted a group of impoverished Russians living in a shelter near the Volga/5.

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Price New from Cited by: 3. The 'Lower Depths' was very successful and was produced at Moscow Art Theatre in the same year. The play is about some powerful characters based on his encounters over the years with various types of people he had known.

It was a protest against the inhumanity in particular.5/5(2). Genre/Form: Translations Translations into English: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Gorky, Maksim, Lower depths and other plays. Get this from a library. The lower depths, and other plays. [Maksim Gorky] -- A brief profile of the Russian writer prefaces the texts of three plays characterized by their realistic portrayal of Russian life.

In addition to the celebrated Lower Depths, this volume contains a biographical sketch of Gorky by Alexander Bakshy and two of his less well-known plays, Enemies and The Zykovs.

Sales Restrictions: For sale in U.S. and Canada only. The lower depths, and other plays by Maksim Gorky; 9 editions; First published in ; Subjects: Translations into English; People: Maksim Gorky (). In “The Lower Depths” more than in any other single play throughout its history, the Moscow Art Theatre concentrates its dramatic ideals and methods, its esthetic theory and practice, and through the production of this play it most emphatically justifies its artistic faith.

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