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Heartbreak House : a fantasia in the Russian manner on English themes

Author: Bernard Shaw
Publisher: [Waiheke Island] : Floating Press, ©2009.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Drama : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Written in 1919, George Bernard Shaw's Heartbreak House is equal parts tragedy and comedy. Centering on a dinner party, held as Europe teeters on the brink of the First World War; Shaw's play is as much about the inexorable drift of the British gentry toward catastrophe as it is about the love triangle that seems to take centre stage.

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Drama
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Bernard Shaw
ISBN: 9781877527715 1877527718
OCLC Number: 589305819
Notes: "From a 1919 edition."
Description: 1 online resource.
Responsibility: Bernard Shaw.

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Written in 1919, George Bernard Shaw's Heartbreak House is equal parts tragedy and comedy. Centering on a dinner party, held as Europe teeters on the brink of the First World War; Shaw's play is as much about the inexorable drift of the British gentry toward catastrophe as it is about the love triangle that seems to take centre stage.

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