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Collected plays with their prefaces

by Bernard Shaw

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Published by Dodd, Mead in New York .
Written in English


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StatementBernard Shaw.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR5360 .F75
The Physical Object
Pagination7 v. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5060528M
ISBN 100396071252
LC Control Number74024646

Marchbanks, in Candida, act 1, The Bodley Head Bernard Shaw: Collected Plays with their Prefaces, vol. 1, ed. Dan H. Laurence (). ''A love affair should always be a honeymoon. And the only way to make sure of that is to keep changing the man; for the same man can never keep it up.''.   An essential collection from one of the finest thinkers and stylists in contemporary letters. The celebrated author of The New York Trilogy, The Book of Illusions, and Oracle Night presents here a highly personal collection of essays, prefaces, true stories, autobiographical writings, and collaborations with artists, as well as occasional pieces written for magazines and ne4/5(22).

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  A preface is an ars poetica for a book, for a literary life. A preface often feels like the writer sitting across the table from the reader, and saying, listen, now I am going to tell you the truth. In the preface to his second volume of Collected Stories, T.C. Boyle soon becomes contemplative: “To me, a story is an exercise of the. This volume in The Collected Edition of the Works of brings together for the first time thirty-two introductions written for anthologies that he edited or for books by other writers. The introductions span the full length of his career. Their topics range from Irish legends and folklore to the design of graceful new Irish coins.


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The Bodley Head Bernard Shaw: collected plays with their prefaces in SearchWorks catalog.Plays ↙ Books edited ↙ Unpublished plays ↙ Collected editions Maugham was also editor on a number of works, which often included adding a preface or introductory chapter to the work of other writers.

In his first play was performed, A Man of Honour at the Imperial Theatre, London. It was the first of many of his works.