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Shaw, Volume 10: The Annual Of Bernard Shaw Studies

Weintraub, Stanley; Crawford, Fred D. (eds.)

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ISBN 10: 0271006943 / ISBN 13: 9780271006949
Verlag: The Pennsylvania State University Press, University Park & London, 1990
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Hardcover. Dust jacket is a little grubby and lightly edge-worn. Jacket spine ends are rather worn and rubbed. Small nick to right side of jacket spine head. Leading corners of jacket are slightly worn. Three small horizontal marks near lower leading corner of front board. One or two small, light marks on back board. Hardcover spine ends are slightly bumped. Binding is sound and pages are tight and clean throughout. Contents are clear. AF. Buchnummer des Verkäufers 287307

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Titel: Shaw, Volume 10: The Annual Of Bernard Shaw ...

Verlag: The Pennsylvania State University Press, University Park & London

Erscheinungsdatum: 1990

Einband: hardcover

Zustand:Very Good

Zustand des Schutzumschlags: Good

Art des Buches: Used

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This newest volume of SHAW examines aspects of Bernard Shaw's life and work, his involvement with various contemporaries, and his wide-ranging interests throughout a long and multifaceted career.
An overview of novelist Elinor Huddart's 1878 1894 letters that Shaw preserved provides glimpses of Shaw from his early struggles as a novelist through his initial successes as a playwright. Other articles reveal Shaw's attempts during the Edwardian years to find a market for his plays in the variety palaces; the uproar that Arms and the Man provoked from Austrian, Bulgarian, and Serbian audiences; and the importance of Salvation Army 'General' William Booth in the creation of Major Barbara.
J. M. Barrie's Punch: A Toy Tragedy in One Act, never before published, lets us see Shaw from the perspective of a genially satiric contemporary. One essay follows Galsworthy and Shaw as they try to come to grips with the horrors of World War I, and another explores Harley Granville Barker's answers in The Secret Life to painful questions posed by Heartbreak House.
The music collection at Shaw's Corner at Ayot St. Lawrence reveals Shaw's "tireless enthusiasm, remarkably broadminded approach, and eclectic taste" in his lifelong appreciation of music. An examination of Shaw's ethics from his early writings through his late works shows several affinities with the thought of Erich Fromm and of Aristotle.
Also included in this volume are two unsigned notices by Shaw that appeared in the Pall Mall Gazette in 1885, reviews of three significant 1988 additions to Shavian scholarship, and the "Continuing Checklist of Shaviana."

About the Author:

Stanley Weintraub, Research Professor and Director of the Institute for the Arts and Humanistic Studies at Penn State, is the author or editor of a dozen books on Shaw, including Bernard Shaw: The Diaries, 1885-1897; Private Shaw and Public Shaw; Journey to Heartbreak; The Portable Bernard Shaw; and The Unexpected Shaw. He is also the author of Victoria: An Intimate Biography and has edited The Shaw Review and SHAW since 1956.



Fred D. Crawford, Associate Professor of English at Central Michigan University, edited Show Offstage: The Nondramatic Writings (SHAW 9). His books include Mixing Memory and Desire: "The Waste Land" and British Novels and British Poets of the Great War. He will become SHAW General Editor with the next volume.

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