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The most spectacularly lamentable trial of Miz Martha Washington

Author: James Ijames
Publisher: New York : Dramatists Play Service, Inc., [2018]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Drama : English
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"The recently widowed 'Mother of America' lies helpless in her Mount Vernon bed, ravaged by illness and cared for by the very slaves that will be free the moment she dies. As she begins to slip away, she falls deep into a fever dream of terrifying theatricality that investigates everything from her family to her historical legacy"--Page [4] of cover.
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Genre/Form: Drama
Named Person: Martha Washington; Martha Washington
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: James Ijames
ISBN: 0822238179 9780822238171
OCLC Number: 1035441655
Notes: "2 men, 4 women, 1 child"--Page [4] of cover.
Description: 65 pages ; 20 cm
Responsibility: by James Ijames.

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"The recently widowed 'Mother of America' lies helpless in her Mount Vernon bed, ravaged by illness and cared for by the very slaves that will be free the moment she dies. As she begins to slip away, she falls deep into a fever dream of terrifying theatricality that investigates everything from her family to her historical legacy"--Page [4] of cover.

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