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Author Calderón de la Barca, Pedro, 1600-1681.
Title Vida es sueño. English
Life is a dream / Pedro Calderon de la Barca ; translated by Denis Florence Mac-Carthy.
Imprint [Auckland, N.Z.] : Floating Press, [2009]

Subject Spanish drama -- Classical period, 1500-1700 -- Translations into English.
Alt Name MacCarthy, Denis Florence, 1817-1882.
Description 1 online resource (1 electronic document (183 pages))
Note Archived by the National Library of New Zealand.
Title from PDF title page (viewed on May 26, 2011).
Originally published in Spanish in 1635.
Hypertext links contained in the archived instances of this title are non-functional.
Contents Title; Contents; Introduction; Life is a Dream; Persons; Act the First; Act the Second; Act the Third; Endnotes.
Summary <I>Life is a Dream</i> is a play about free will and fate. A king imprisons his son who, it is prophesied, will destroy the kingdom. The people believe the son to be dead, but when he is a grown man the king brings him before the public and asks them to chose his fate. The play was written in 1635 and is the most famous work by Spanish playwright Pedro Calderon de la Barca.
ISBN 9781775415824
OCLC # 604896559