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Bernard Shaw

Author: Michael Holroyd
Publisher: London : Chatto & Windus, 1988-1992.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English

This, the first volume of the three-volume life of Shaw, covers his life from his childhood in Dublin to his marriage in 1898. His London life, friendships and rivalries are discussed as he begins to  Read more...


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Genre/Form: Biographies
Named Person: Bernard Shaw; Bernard Shaw
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Michael Holroyd
ISBN: 0394525779 9780394525778 0394575539 9780394575537 0701133325 9780701133320 0701133511 9780701133511 0701145838 9780701145835 070113755X 9780701137557 0701133503 9780701133504
OCLC Number: 423578218
Notes: Vol. 4 published separately, and reissued bound with the appendices (vol. 5) with title: The Shaw companion.
Edition varies; vol. 2 has imprint: New York : Random House.
Description: 5 volumes in 4 : illustrations
Contents: v. 1. 1856-1898: The search for love --v. 2. 1898-1918: The pursuit of power. --v . 3. 1918-1950: The lure of fantasy --v. 4. The last laugh --v. 4/5. The Shaw companion [v. 5. Appendices, source notes, cumulative indexes].
Other Titles: Search for love.
Pursuit of power.
Lure of fantasy.
Last laugh.
Shaw companion.
Responsibility: Michael Holroyd.


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