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The plays

Author: David Herbert Lawrence; Hans-Wilhelm Schwarze; John Worthen
Publisher: Cambridge [GB] : Cambridge university press, 1999.
Series: The works of D. H. Lawrence
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
Publication:The Cambridge edition of the works of D. H. Lawrence,

The first complete edition of D. H. Lawrence's plays.


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Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David Herbert Lawrence; Hans-Wilhelm Schwarze; John Worthen
ISBN: 0521242770 9780521242776
OCLC Number: 468015789
Notes: Réunit : "A collier's friday night" ; "The widowing of Mrs. Holroyd" ; "The merry-go-round" ; "The married man" ; "The fight for Barbara" ; "The daughter-in-law" ; "Touch and go" ; "David"
Contient en appendice la fin originale de "David", sa musique et sa traduction allemande. Chronologie. Notes explicatives. Glossaire.
Description: 1 vol. (CXXVI-824 p.-[1] f. de front.) : fac-sim. ; 23 cm.
Contents: Chronology; Cue-titles; Introduction; Conventions adopted for the printing of texts; A Collier's Friday Night; The Widowing of Mrs Holroyd; The Merry-go-Round; The Married Man; The Fight for Barbara; The Daughter-in-Law; Preface to Touch and Go; Touch and Go; David; Appendix I. Edward Garnett's introduction to A Collier's Friday Night; Appendix II. Edwin Bjorkman's introduction to The Widowing of Mrs Holroyd; Appendix 3. Altitude; Appendix 4. Noah's Flood; Appendix 5. The original ending to David; The music for David; The German texts of David; Explanatory notes; Glossary of dialect, regional, slang and archaic words; Textual apparatus and silent emendations; Line-end hyphenation; A note on pounds, shillings and pence.
Series Title: The works of D. H. Lawrence
Other Titles: Oeuvres complètes.
Responsibility: D. H. Lawrence ; edited by Hans-Wilhelm Schwarze and John Worthen.
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