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Billy Budd

Author: Louis O Coxe; Robert Harris Chapman; Herman Melville
Publisher: New York : Hill and Wang, 1962. ©1951
Series: Spotlight dramabook, SD4.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Drama : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A young sailor is sentenced to be hanged for inadvertently striking and killing an officer. He faces death with a blessing for the benevolent captain who is forced to carry out his execution.
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Genre/Form: Historical drama
Drama
Sailors
Adaptations
Named Person: Herman Melville; Herman Melville
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Louis O Coxe; Robert Harris Chapman; Herman Melville
ISBN: 0809030209 9780809030200 0809012049 9780809012046
OCLC Number: 277064
Notes: Cast : 27 men.
Description: 90 pages ; 21 cm.
Series Title: Spotlight dramabook, SD4.
Responsibility: based on a novel by Herman Melville ; by Louis O. Coxe and Robert Chapman.

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A young sailor is sentenced to be hanged for inadvertently striking and killing an officer. He faces death with a blessing for the benevolent captain who is forced to carry out his execution.

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