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Bernard Shaw V 2: The Pursuit of Power (1898-1918)

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Bernard Shaw V 2: The Pursuit of Power (1898-1918) - Holroyd, Michael, and Walther, LuAnn (Editor)
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When Michael Holroyd's multivolume life of Bernard Shaw was published, it was hailed as a masterpiece. Now the biography is available for the first time in a lively and accessible abridgment by the author. Playwright, wit, socialist, polemicist, vegetarian, and irresistible charmer, Bernard Shaw was the most controversial literary figure of his age, the scourge of Victorian values and middle-class pretensions. At the turn of the century, Shaw was in his prime, a theatrical impresario and author of those great campaigning ...

Bernard Shaw V 2: The Pursuit of Power (1898-1918) 1991, Vintage Books USA

ISBN-13: 9780679731320

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