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The homecoming

Author: Harold Pinter
Publisher: New York : Grove Press, 1966.
Series: Evergreen book.
Edition/Format:   Book : Drama : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This play was first produced in London in 1965, and in New York City in 1967. In it, Teddy, a professor of philosophy who lives in America, brings his wife Ruth to England to visit his family, whom she has never met. His father, a widower, and two brothers, a pimp and a boxer, convince Ruth to remain with them and to enter a life of prostitution. Teddy returns to America alone. Pinter's very high talent manages to  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Drama
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Harold Pinter
ISBN: 0394172515 9780394172514 0802151051 9780802151056
OCLC Number: 368381
Description: 82 pages ; 21 cm.
Series Title: Evergreen book.
Responsibility: Harold Pinter.

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This play was first produced in London in 1965, and in New York City in 1967. In it, Teddy, a professor of philosophy who lives in America, brings his wife Ruth to England to visit his family, whom she has never met. His father, a widower, and two brothers, a pimp and a boxer, convince Ruth to remain with them and to enter a life of prostitution. Teddy returns to America alone. Pinter's very high talent manages to make the situation believable.

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by lucas2015 (WorldCat user published 2012-08-16) Good Permalink

After reading this book, I got a lot and have better prepared for my homecoming. With the direction of this book, I had bought my  ...
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