(Shaw, George Bernard). Silver, Arnold
Title SAINT JOAN: Playing with Fire
Book Condition Very fine in an illustrated dust jacket, with jacket art a detail of ''Head of a Veiled Woman'' by Odilon Redon. Chronology of Shaw's life and works, notes, bibliography, index.
Edition First edition.
Publisher New York: Twayne Publishers, (1993).
0805794360 / 9780805794366
Seller ID 30054.00
Shaw's superb late play is a reflection of the author's personal and philosophical conflicts, argues Silver. The work, which is as much about the politics of the early 20th Century as about the time of Joan, is a subtle critique of England.
Theatre History & Criticism. Literary Criticism. English Literature. Drama.