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Six plays by Bernard Shaw ; with prefaces.

Bernard Shaw

Six plays by Bernard Shaw ; with prefaces.

by Bernard Shaw

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Published by Dodd, Mead & Co. in New York .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Pagination[5], 745 p.
Number of Pages745
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16938693M

Saint Joan is a play by George Bernard Shaw about 15th-century French military figure Joan of ring in , three years after her canonization by the Roman Catholic Church, the play reflects Shaw's belief that the people involved in Joan's trial acted according to what they thought was wrote in his preface to the play. There are no villains in the by: But if the play makes the public aware that there are such people as phoneticians, and that they are among the most important people in England at present, it will serve its turn. I wish to boast that Pygmalion has been an extremely successful play all over Europe and North America as well as at home.

Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. Plays (John Bull's Other Island / Major Barbara by Bernard Shaw; editions; First published in ; Subjects: Christian women saints, Drama, English Historical drama, English drama, History, Joan, of Arc, Saint, , Queens. Looking for books by George Bernard Shaw? See all books authored by George Bernard Shaw, including Pygmalion, and Saint Joan: A Chronicle Play in Six Scenes and an Epilogue, and more on

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Shaw, Bernard, Six plays. New York, Dodd, Mead, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors.   George Bernard Shaw, plays, prefaces, Robert Shaw, readings, history The Complete Preface prepared by Bernard Shaw for the published edition of his play MISALLIANCE. These Prefaces add to the understanding of the author's ideas behind some of his most important plays.


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With Plays: Pleasant and Unpleasant he sought a reading audience. He also began the practice of writing the challenging, mocking, eloquent prefaces to his plays, which were sometimes longer than the play itself/5.