Thornton Wilder One Act Series: The Ages of Man

Thornton Wilder One Act Series: The Ages of Man

by: Thornton Wilder

by: Thornton Wilder

Thornton Wilder One Act Series: The Ages of Man

Thornton Wilder One Act Series: The Ages of Man

by: Thornton Wilder

by: Thornton Wilder

Overview

Welcome to a new collection of Thornton Wilder's last plays - a series of one acts that were part of his extravagantly ambitious project to creat two one act play cycles based on the Deadly Sins and the Ages of Man. Published for the first time in a single acting edition, Wilder's Ages of Man presents his series of stirring short works that capture four important stages of life.

Contents:
Infancy
Childhood
Youth
The Rivers Under the Earth

Authors

Thornton Wilder

Thornton Wilder (1897-1975), born in Madison, Wisconsin, and educated at Yale and Princeton, was an accomplished novelist and playwright whose works explore the connection between the commonplace and the cosmic dimensions of human experience.

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