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Love in idleness ; and, Less than kind

Author: Terence Rattigan
Publisher: London : Nick Hern Books, 2011.
Series: [Rattigan classics]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Drama : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Michael, eighteen, returns to wartime London from schooling in Canada, brimming with youthful left-wing convictions. Reunited with his mother, he is alarmed as he begins to realise that she is the mistress of a leading member of the war cabinet. Sparks fly between the idealistic younger man and the pragmatic politician, while the mother is torn between them"--Page 4 of cover.
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Named Person: Terence Rattigan; Terence Rattigan
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Terence Rattigan
ISBN: 9781848421646 1848421648
OCLC Number: 769191002
Notes: Love in Idleness was first performed in 1944 and later published by Hamish Hamilton. Rattigan's first version of this comedy, Less than Kind, is published here for the first time.
Description: xli, 213 pages ; 20 cm.
Series Title: [Rattigan classics]
Other Titles: Less than kind.
Love in idleness/Less than kind
Responsibility: by Terence Rattigan ; introduced by Dan Rebellato.

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Publication coincides with a swelling tide of revivals to celebrate Rattigan's centenary. This edition also includes Less Than Kind.  Read more...

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