Aristotle, Horace, Loginus (1984) Classical Literary Criticism, translated with an introduction by T.S. Dorsch, Penguin.
Baldick, R., Radice, B. and Jones, C.A. (eds) (1964) Aristophanes: The Wasps, The Poet and the Woman, and The Frogs, Penguin.
Barthes, R. (1977) ‘The death of the author’, in Image-Music-Text, edited and translated by Stephen Heath, Fontana.
Beckett, Samuel (1990) Not I, in Collected Shorter Plays of Samuel Beckett, Faber and Faber.
Behn, Aphra (1996) The Rover in Owens, W.R. and Goodman, L. (eds) Shakespeare, Aphra Behn and the Canon, Routledge in association with the Open University.
Braunmuller, A.R. (ed.) (1997) Shakespeare, Macbeth, Cambridge University Press.
Cartwright, J. (1989) Road, Samuel French Publishers.
Churchill, Caryl (1994) Top Girls, with commentary and notes by Bill Naismith, Methuen.
Holderness, G. (ed.) (1988) The Shakespeare Myth, Manchester University Press.
Ibsen, Henrik (1992) A Doll's House, Dover Thrift Publications.
Ryan, K. (2000) Shakespeare: Texts and Contexts, Macmillan/The Open University.
Shakespeare, William (1996) Henry V, edited by A.R. Humphries, Penguin.
Shakespeare, William (1996) Othello, edited by Kenneth Muir, Penguin.
Willet, J. and Manheim, R. (eds) (1994) Bertolt Brecht, Collected Plays, Vol. 2, Methuen.
Suggested further reading
Ashton, E. and Savona, G. (1991) Theatre as Sign System: A Semiotics of Text and Performance, Routledge.
Atkin, G., Walsh, C. and Watkins, S. (1995) Studying Literature: a Practical Introduction, Harvester/Wheatsheaf.
Hayman, R. (1999) How to Read a Play, Grove Press.
Wickham, G. (1999) (2nd edition) A History of the Theatre, Phaidon.