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Publisher Comments:

A new contemporary version of William Wycherley’s most famous classic by Tanika Gupta, one of Britain’s leading playwrights. Following Hardeep’s return to London, he begins broadcasting his newly invented celibate state in a bid to attract women. With this deception more than successful, he turns to the naïve country wife, Preethi, to settle some unfinished business between old friends.

Synopsis:

A contemporary version of one of the best-loved Restoration comedies.

About the Author

Tanika Gupta has written for theatre, radio, film and television. Her stage plays include "Voices in the Wind", "Skeleton", "On the Coach with Enoch", "Sanctuary" (also published by Oberon books) and "The Waiting Room", which won the John Whiting Award. She has also translated Brecht's "The Good Woman of Sezuan" and adapted Gita Mehta's "A River Sutra".

Product Details

ISBN:
9781840025163
Adapted:
Gupta, Tanika
Publisher:
Oberon Books
Author:
Wycherley, William
Author:
Gupta, Tanika
Adapted by:
Gupta, Tanika
Adapted:
Gupta, Tanika
Subject:
English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
Subject:
General Drama
Subject:
Drama-Women and Ethnic
Subject:
British & Irish
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
Oberon Modern Plays
Publication Date:
20050931
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Pages:
96
Dimensions:
8.2 x 5.1 x 0.2 in 5 oz

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