Four Plays by Bernard Shaw

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Pocket Books (Mm), 1968 - 495 pages

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Review: Four Plays by Bernard Shaw: Caesar and Cleopatra, The Devil's Disciple, Man and Superman, and Candida

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The editor of this particular volume, Paul Kozelka, made a point of calling the author Bernard Shaw instead of George Bernard Shaw, as most people would know him. The reason, and it seems like a good ... Read full review

Contents

The Deoils Disciple
3
Candida
81
Caesar and Cleopatra
149
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About the author (1968)

Renowned literary genius George Bernard Shaw was born on July 26, 1856 in Dublin, Ireland. He later moved to London and educated himself at the British Museum while several of his novels were published in small socialist magazines. Shaw later became a music critic for the Star and for the World. He was a drama critic for the Saturday Review and later began to have some of his early plays produced. Shaw wrote the plays Man and Superman, Major Barbara, and Pygmalion, which was later adapted as My Fair Lady in both the musical and film form. He also transformed his works into screenplays for Saint Joan, How He Lied to Her Husband, Arms and the Man, Pygmalion, and Major Barbara. Shaw won the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1925. George Bernard Shaw died on November 2, 1950 at Ayot St. Lawrence, Hertfordshire, England.

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