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Major Barbara

Author: Bernard Shaw
Publisher: New York, NY: Penguin Books, 1979, ©1960.
Series: Penguin plays.
Edition/Format:   Book : Drama : English : Definitive textView all editions and formats
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It is evening in the library of Lady Britomart Undershaft's house in January 1906. Her son, Stephen enters. Britomart aggressively announces that as a grown man, Stephen must take charge of the family affairs. Lomax, his sister Sarah's fiancé, will not receive his trust fund for years. Barbara, the most promising member of the household, has joined the Salvation Army and taken up with a tempestuous Greek scholar,  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Drama
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Bernard Shaw
ISBN: 0140480072 9780140480078
OCLC Number: 605639704
Description: 152 p. ; 19 cm.
Series Title: Penguin plays.
Responsibility: Bernard Shaw.

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It is evening in the library of Lady Britomart Undershaft's house in January 1906. Her son, Stephen enters. Britomart aggressively announces that as a grown man, Stephen must take charge of the family affairs. Lomax, his sister Sarah's fiancé, will not receive his trust fund for years. Barbara, the most promising member of the household, has joined the Salvation Army and taken up with a tempestuous Greek scholar, Adolphus Cusins. Britomart cannot avoid the topic any longer -- they must speak of Stephen's father, the great military industrialist Andrew Undershaft.

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