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The child of the children.

Author: Ethel Sybil Turner
Publisher: London, Ward, Lock [1959]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Pygmalion was first performed in London on April 11th, 1914. The Child of the Children appeared as a short story in an issue of the Windsor Magazine for 1897. When did Shaw read this story? If he did not the coincidence is indeed remarkable, since Ethel Turner's slum child is called 'Flip' Higgins, and she changes her first name to Eliza... There are other reasons besides this for believing that here is the 'germ'  Read more...
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Turner, Ethel Sybil, 1870-1958.
Child of the children.
London, Ward, Lock [1959]
(OCoLC)612721940
Named Person: Bernard Shaw
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ethel Sybil Turner
OCLC Number: 2142484
Notes: "Appeared as a short story in an issue of the Windsor magazine for 1897."
Cover title: Thr child of the children was the first fair lady.
Description: 29 pages illustrations 21 cm
Responsibility: With the original Victorian illus. by Frances Ewan and an introd. by J.B. Wright.

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"Pygmalion was first performed in London on April 11th, 1914. The Child of the Children appeared as a short story in an issue of the Windsor Magazine for 1897. When did Shaw read this story? If he did not the coincidence is indeed remarkable, since Ethel Turner's slum child is called 'Flip' Higgins, and she changes her first name to Eliza... There are other reasons besides this for believing that here is the 'germ' for Pygmalion"--Cover.

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