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Product Description: This collection comprises the second of a three-part edition which brings together all of Shaw's 115 prefaces, several of which are previously unpublished. The range of subjects - poverty, imperialism and power, "Crosstianity", vivisection, responsibilities of the medical profession and marital relations - remain topical, and reveal Shaw's concern about human possibilities and the greed, insularity and blindness that obstruct these possibilities...read more

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9780713990577 | Allen Lane, September 1, 1995, cover price $45.00 | About this edition: This collection comprises the second of a three-part edition which brings together all of Shaw's 115 prefaces, several of which are previously unpublished.

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Product Description: Shaw's plays are nothing but talk. That complaint has echoed down the years, even receiving wry support from Shaw himself. Though critics has sometimes suggested that Shaw's 'Theatre of Ideas' was thought-provoking but dramatically weak, the production record stands in refutation of this claim, for audiences throughout this century have responded to Shaw the Playwrght by attending performances of his plays in numbers unrivalled by any of his contemporaries...read more
By Daniel J. Leary (editor)

Hardcover:

9780271003467 | Pennsylvania State Univ Pr, June 1, 1983, cover price $57.95 | About this edition: Shaw's plays are nothing but talk.

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