Threepenny novel

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Grove Press, 1956 - Fiction - 396 pages
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User Review  - Howard - Goodreads

This is the 1934 novel of the 1928 German operatic interpretation of the English original ballad opera “The Beggar's Opera” of 1798 written by Gray from an idea by his friend Swift (author of Gulliver ... Read full review

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User Review  - Daniel - Goodreads

Brecht's novel reminded me of Dickens with its Victorian London setting, but unlike Dickens there is no sentimentality and not one of the characters could really be described as 'good', just smarter ... Read full review


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