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Publisher Comments:

"I will ever be grateful for the almost psychic gift that enabled me to write Blithe Spirit in five days during one of the darkest years of the war."-Noel Coward. 

Written in 1941, Blithe Spirit remained the longest-running comedy in British Theatre for three decades. Plotted around the central role of one of Coward's best loved characters, a spirit medium Madame Arcati (originally performed by Margaret Rutherford) Coward's play is an escapist comedy about a man whose two previous wives return to haunt him.

 

Synopsis:

Written in 1941 this book remians the longest-running comedy in the history of the British theatre for three decades.

Synopsis:

Written in 1841, "Blithe Spirit" remained the longest-running comedy in the history of the British theatre for three decades thereafter. Plotted around the central role of Coward's best loved characters, a spirit medium Madame Arcati (originally acted by Margaret Rutherford), Coward's play is an escapist comedy about relationships on both sides of the grave.

Synopsis:

As Coward wrote: "I will ever be grateful for the almost psychic gift that enabled me to write Blithe Spirit in five days during one of the darkest years of the war."

Written in 1941, the play remained the longest-running comedy in the history of the British theatre for three decades thereafter. Dealing with relationships on both sides of the grave, it is an enduring classic.

"Noël Coward is the Congreve of our time."—Arnold Bennett

Product Details

ISBN:
9780413771971
Author:
Coward, Noel
Publisher:
Bloomsbury Methuen Drama
Author:
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Location:
London
Subject:
General
Subject:
Spiritualism
Subject:
General Drama
Edition Description:
Trade Paperback
Series:
Modern Classics
Series Volume:
107-175
Publication Date:
20020620
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Pages:
144
Dimensions:
7.76 x 5.14 x 0.37 in

Related Subjects

Arts and Entertainment » Drama » Acting
Arts and Entertainment » Drama » General
Arts and Entertainment » Drama » Plays
Arts and Entertainment » Humor » Comedy Business and Criticism

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"Synopsis" by , Written in 1941 this book remians the longest-running comedy in the history of the British theatre for three decades.
"Synopsis" by , Written in 1841, "Blithe Spirit" remained the longest-running comedy in the history of the British theatre for three decades thereafter. Plotted around the central role of Coward's best loved characters, a spirit medium Madame Arcati (originally acted by Margaret Rutherford), Coward's play is an escapist comedy about relationships on both sides of the grave.
"Synopsis" by ,

As Coward wrote: "I will ever be grateful for the almost psychic gift that enabled me to write Blithe Spirit in five days during one of the darkest years of the war."

Written in 1941, the play remained the longest-running comedy in the history of the British theatre for three decades thereafter. Dealing with relationships on both sides of the grave, it is an enduring classic.

"Noël Coward is the Congreve of our time."—Arnold Bennett

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