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Joe Egg

Author: Peter Nichols; Henry Popkin
Publisher: New York : Grove Press, [1985?], ©1967.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A deeply moving play about the problems of a young couple struggling to cope with and raise their only child--a severely handicapped young girl. Although they try to maintain a sense of humor the difficulty and seeming futility of their efforts takes an emotional toll that eventually threatens to destroy their marriage.
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Genre/Form: Drama
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Peter Nichols; Henry Popkin
OCLC Number: 12627949
Notes: A play.
"Book Club edition."--Jacket.
Originally published under title: A day in the death of Joe Egg.
Photographs copyright 1985 by Martha Swope.
Description: 85 pages, 4 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 22 cm
Other Titles: Day in the death of Joe Egg
Responsibility: by Peter Nichols ; consulting editor, Henry Popkin.

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A deeply moving play about the problems of a young couple struggling to cope with and raise their only child--a severely handicapped young girl. Although they try to maintain a sense of humor the difficulty and seeming futility of their efforts takes an emotional toll that eventually threatens to destroy their marriage.

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