George Bernard Shaw was a world-famous playwright. Born in Dublin, he moved to London at age twenty and lived in England for the remainder of his life. Shaw's first success was as a music and literary critic, but he was drawn to drama and authored more than sixty plays during his career.
George Bernard Shaw was a world-famous playwright. Born in Dublin, he moved to London at age twenty and lived in England for the remainder of his life. Shaw's first success was as a music and literary critic, but he was drawn to drama and authored more than sixty plays during his career. See less
The following is a personality profile of George Bernard Shaw based on his work.
George Bernard Shaw is unconventional, expressive and opinionated.
He is laid-back, he appreciates a relaxed pace in life. He is cautious of others as well: he is wary of other people's intentions and does not trust easily. But, George Bernard Shaw is also carefree: he does what he wants, disregarding rules and obligations.
More than most people, his choices are driven by a desire for discovery.
Considers helping others to guide a large part of what he does: he thinks it is important to take care of the people around him. He is also relatively unconcerned with tradition: he cares more about making his own path than following what others have done.
Pygmalion is one of several volumes in the Treasury of Illustrated Classics. The books in this series are adaptations of great works of literature and are designed for younger readers. Though ... Read More
Two bored older men train Eliza to become the perfect young lady. The play is rather funny, though it ends on a sad note. Its not as upbeat as the My Fair Lady story. This tale takes a look at what ... Read More
I loved reading both plays. They were both romantic, though i think pygmalion was a little bit more romantic to me than my fair lady but both are very entertaining and will make you laugh and cry. Read More
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