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Boston marriage

Author: David Mamet
Publisher: New York : Vintage Books, 2010.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Anna and Claire are two bantering, scheming "women of fashion" who have long lived together on the fringes of upper-class society. Anna has just become the mistress of a wealthy man, from whom she has received an enormous emerald and an income to match. Claire, meanwhile, is infatuated with a respectable young lady and wants to enlist the jealous Anna's help for an assignation. As the two women exchange barbs and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Drama
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Mamet, David.
Boston marriage.
New York : Vintage Books, 2010
(OCoLC)46495900
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: David Mamet
ISBN: 9780307482419 0307482413
OCLC Number: 696002229
Description: 1 online resource
Responsibility: David Mamet.

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The term "Boston Marriage" is 19th century slang for the implied relationship between women who lived together, independent of men. This play examines the shifting and ambiguous relationship between  Read more...

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"One of Mamet's most satisfying and accomplished plays, and one of the funniest American comedies in years." -"New York Post" "[Mamet's characters] are at each other's throats with a wit akin to Read more...

 
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