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Mourning Becomes Electra, A Trilogy by  Eugene O'Neill - First Edition - 1931 - from Mary Riversong Books (SKU: 511ONeillElectra)

Mourning Becomes Electra, A Trilogy

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Mourning Becomes Electra, A Trilogy

by O'Neill, Eugene

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  • hardcover
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O'Neill, Eugene: Mourning Becomes Electra, A Trilogy (1931 First Edition, Horace Liveright, Inc. w/Dj) DRAMA. Three Plays, or parts: Homecoming, The Hunted, The Haunted. RARE. Used. Very Good Condition/ Good- Original unclipped dust jacket. Original Cover Price is $2.50. Jacket has some loss at the spine. Now protected by mylar wrap. Please see our photos. Plot Summary: "Mourning Becomes Electra is a story styled after the Greek legend and the title refers to how the lead character is condemned to a life of mourning the disasters that befall her family. In the Greek legends, Electra is the sister to Orestes, and they are the children of Clytemnestra and Agamemnon."

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O'Neill, Eugene: Mourning Becomes Electra, A Trilogy (1931 First Edition, Horace Liveright, Inc. w/Dj) DRAMA. Three Plays, or parts: Homecoming, The Hunted, The Haunted. RARE. Used. Very Good Condition/ Good- Original unclipped dust jacket. Original Cover Price is $2.50. Jacket has some loss at the spine. Now protected by mylar wrap. Please see our photos. Plot Summary: " Mourning Becomes Electra is a story styled after the Greek legend and the title refers to how the lead character is condemned to a life of mourning the disasters that befall her family. In the Greek legends, Electra is the sister to Orestes, and they are the children of Clytemnestra and Agamemnon."

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Bookseller
Mary Riversong Books US (US)
Bookseller's Inventory #
511ONeillElectra
Title
Mourning Becomes Electra, A Trilogy
Author
O'Neill, Eugene
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Very Good
Jacket condition
Good-
Quantity-available
1
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Horace Liveright, Inc.
Place of Publication
New York
Date Published
1931
Pages
256
Size
5 3/4 X 8 3/8
Keywords
Eugene O'Neill, Drama, Theatre, Playright, Americana, Drama, Rosalind Russell, Performing Arts, Books Into Film, 20th Century Literature, Homecoming, Hunted, Haunted, angst, family dynamics
Bookseller catalogs
For Sale; Books Into Film; Literature; Performing Arts; women's Studies; PSYCHOLOGY; Classics; Family; Dust Jacket; Drama;
Size
5 3/4 X 8 3/8

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