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A reader"s guide to fifty modern British plays

by Benedict Nightingale

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Published by Barnes and Noble Books, Pan Books in Totowa, N.J, London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English drama -- 20th century -- History and criticism.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementBenedict Nightingale.
    SeriesReader"s guide series
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR736
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21348982M
    ISBN 100389202398

    That’s why we’re sticking with the heavy hitters, the dazzlers that have won over discerning readers across the globe since they first hit the shelves. Give yourself an education in contemporary literature (or the last 50 years of it, at least) with this handy list of great books published since George Orwell’s dystopian classic blends political and science fiction into a chilling panorama of high-level surveillance and manipulation. A struggle for independence is at the heart of V.S. Naipaul’s darkly comic and very moving novel. Betty Smith’s classic is a coming-of-age tale.

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