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Our town, a play in three acts

Author: Thornton Wilder
Publisher: New York : Avon Books, 1985, ©1957.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A play in three acts portraying life in Grover's Corner, New Hampshire, in the early 1900's through the routine daily events and the major moments in the lives of George Gibbs, Emily Webb, and their families; and how their lives, although mundane, are touched by the universal forces of love, despair, apathy, nature, and death.
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Genre/Form: Drama
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Thornton Wilder
ISBN: 0380420511 9780380420513
OCLC Number: 677662240
Target Audience: Young Adult.
Description: 103 pages ; 19 cm
Responsibility: Thornton Wilder.

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A play in three acts portraying life in Grover's Corner, New Hampshire, in the early 1900's through the routine daily events and the major moments in the lives of George Gibbs, Emily Webb, and their families; and how their lives, although mundane, are touched by the universal forces of love, despair, apathy, nature, and death.

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