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In an ambitious and lucidly written critical study titled arthur miller: death of a salesman/the crucible readers' guide to essential criticism, stephen marino. Arthur miller was an american playwright, essayist, and prominent figure in twentieth-century american theatre in 1953 he wrote the crucible, which uses. Taking an overview in miller's works, it is possible to detect a set of themes evoked and reelaborated in his fiction, critical essays and drama, all of which reveals. Publication date: 1967 series: the viking critical library note: includes reviews, analyses, and critical essays, by the playwright and others related work: miller.