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A man for all seasons : a play in two acts

Author: Robert Bolt
Publisher: New York, Random House [1962]
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Dramatises the conflict between King Henry VIII and Sir Thomas More. It depicts the confrontation between church and state, theology and politics, absolute power and individual freedom. Throughout the play Sir Thomas More's eloquence and endurance, his purity, saintliness and tenacity in the face of ever-growing threats to his beliefs and family, earn him status as one of modern Drama's greatest tragic heroes."--  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Historical drama
History
Drama
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Bolt, Robert.
Man for all seasons.
New York, Random House [1962]
(OCoLC)645080245
Named Person: Thomas More, Saint; Thomas More, Saint
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Bolt
OCLC Number: 1157129
Description: 163 pages illustrations 22 cm
Responsibility: by Robert Bolt.

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"Dramatises the conflict between King Henry VIII and Sir Thomas More. It depicts the confrontation between church and state, theology and politics, absolute power and individual freedom. Throughout the play Sir Thomas More's eloquence and endurance, his purity, saintliness and tenacity in the face of ever-growing threats to his beliefs and family, earn him status as one of modern Drama's greatest tragic heroes."-- from The Playwrights Database.

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