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              To Meet Oscar Wilde
                

              To Meet Oscar Wilde (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Holland, Norman

              To meet Oscar Wilde was an inducement printed by Victorian Society hostesses on soir e invitations. In this fascinating play Oscar Wilde gives a dissertation on his life in a lecture in 1899. Supported by his friend, Lord Evelyn, and an actress, Penelope Dyall - who between them ...enact all the male and female characters mentioned in the dissertation - we are taken, in a series of short scenes, on a journey through Wilde's life.-1 woman, 2 men
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              ISBN 9780573019487
              Publisher Misc - Random House New Zealan
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              Series Acting Edition
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              The Roses of Eyam
                

              The Roses of Eyam (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Taylor, Don W.

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              A remarkable and true story of a village stricken with plague through the arrival from London of a box of clothing; of the villagers' determination, under the persuasions of the present and former Rectors, to prevent its spread by remaining within the village and containing the d...isease at the certain risk of their own lives; of the human tragedies and even comedies that ensued; of the idealism and the courage required to live with that idealism.
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              ISBN 9780573113864
              Publisher Samuel French Ltd
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              Indian Ink
                

              Indian Ink (Trade Paperback / Paperback, New edition)

              By Stoppard, Tom

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              Flora Crewe, an unconventional, young English poet living in India in 1930, is having her portrait painted by local artist Nairad Das and writing letters home to her sister Nell. Intermittent scenes, which are set in England in 1980, focus on Nell as she sorts through the cherish...ed letters to aid Flora's would be biographer, Eldon Pike. Within this context, Indian Ink weaves a captivating, whimsical love story that underscores aspects of relationships between cultures and between the sexes that are indelible.
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              ISBN 9780573017964
              Publisher Samuel French Ltd
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              Haunted
                

              Haunted (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Chappell, Eric

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              Nigel Burke, aspiring playwright, has writer's block. When he is visited by the mysterious Potter, who knows of his interest in Byron and is given a goblet used by the poet, there are subtle changes in Nigel's confidence and manner, but then Byron himself appears!

              ISBN 9780573017940
              Publisher Samuel French Ltd
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              Sisters Rosensweig
                

              Sisters Rosensweig (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Wasserstein, Wendy

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              When three Brooklyn-born Jewish women - Sara, Pfeni and Gorgeous meet up to celebrate Sara's 54th birthday, reawakened familial bonds cause them to confront the past and her future. But the reunion is interupted by Merv, a furrier who takes a shine to Sara.

              ISBN 9780573019081
              Publisher Samuel French Ltd
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              You, Me and Mrs. Jones
                

              You, Me and Mrs. Jones (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Horitz, Tony

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              Two unemployed teenagers who are uncertain about themselves and the world around them are sent on a quest to find heroes fit to save the day. They encounter a hodge podge of humanity: violent street gangs, cranky religious sects, unscrupulous pop groups, television characters and... even a family of vagrants. In this final encounter they appear to find their hero the elusive Mrs. Jones. Unable to persuade her to return with them, they go back to empty handed only to find that their commander has disappeared. Yet all is not lost they have gained knowledge and gone from being Nobody to Somebody. This fast moving comedy makes a serious statement in a delightful fashion. Notes about music for the production appear in the script.
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              ISBN 9780573122729
              Publisher Samuel French Ltd
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              No Love Lost
                

              No Love Lost (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Robinson, Rony

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              In this romantic comedy, Max and Kate tell the story of their marriage break-up in two chronological threads. Being a historian, Max narrates, in Act I, in reverse from his surprise birthday party in June back to the previous Christmas. In Act II Kate tells her story from Christm...as to June.
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              ISBN 9780573018107
              Publisher Samuel French Ltd
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              Anybody for Murder?
                

              Anybody for Murder? (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Clemens, Brian; Spooner, Dennis

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              Max is planning to murder his wife Janet, collect her life insurance, and enjoy life with his girlfriend when Mary and George arrive on their Greek island with news: Mary and Janet are beneficiaries of a huge fortune. Plans and plots hatch, and soon everyone is bent on murder. Al...l that stands in their way is the presence of a neighbour who knows a thing or two about murder, crime writer Edgar Chambers. This thrilling comedy is by the writer of the television series, The Avengers.
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              ISBN 9780573017131
              Publisher Samuel French Ltd
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              Hobson's Choice: Play
                

              Hobson's Choice: Play (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Brighouse, Harold

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              The book has no illustrations or index. Purchasers are entitled to a free trial membership in the General Books Club where they can select from more than a million books without charge. Subjects: Drama / General; Drama / American; Drama / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh; Humor / ...General; Humor / Form / Comic Strips
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              ISBN 9780573011818
              Publisher Samuel French Ltd
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              The Sleeping Beauty: Pantomime
                

              The Sleeping Beauty: Pantomime (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Robbins, Norman

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              11 Principals. Chorus. Various interior and exterior settingsNorman Robbins' fun-packed pantomimes tell the traditional stories in a clear fast-moving style and can be staged simply or elaborately, as required. The choice of music is left to the director.

              ISBN 9780573064791
              Publisher Samuel French Ltd
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