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    DescriptionPlays One: "Slag""Teeth 'n' Smiles ""Knuckle""Licking Hitler""Plenty" Introduced by the author, this first volume of David Hare's plays contains his work from the seventies, including the landmark play of that decade, "Plenty," charting the development of 'one of the great post-war British playwrights' ("Independent on Sunday").


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    Title
    David Hare Plays 1
    Subtitle
    Slag, Teeth 'n' Smiles, Knucle, Licking Hitler, Plenty
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) David Hare
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 496
    Width: 126 mm
    Height: 197 mm
    Thickness: 35 mm
    Weight: 554 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9780571177417
    ISBN 10: 0571177417
    Classifications

    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 21500
    B&T Merchandise Category: GEN
    B&T Book Type: NF
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T3.2
    LC subject heading:
    BIC E4L: LIT
    BIC subject category V2: DD
    LC subject heading:
    LC classification: PR
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 03
    DC20: 822.914
    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 01
    B&T Modifier: Text Format: 02
    B&T General Subject: 630
    B&T Modifier: Continuations: 05
    B&T Modifier: Subject Development: 91
    Abridged Dewey: 822
    BISAC V2.8: DRA003000
    Libri: B-536
    B&T Approval Code: T25080118
    Thema V1.0: DD
    Illustrations note
    music
    Publisher
    FABER & FABER
    Imprint name
    Faber & Faber Plays
    Publication date
    01 April 1996
    Publication City/Country
    London
    Author Information
    David Hare was born in Sussex in 1947. He is the author of twenty-eight plays for the stage, sixteen of which have been presented at the National Theatre. They include Plenty, Pravda (with Howard Brenton), The Secret Rapture, Racing Demon, The Absence of War, Skylight, Amy's View, The Blue Room (from Schnitzler), The Judas Kiss, Via Dolorosa, Stuff Happens, The Vertical Hour, Gethsemane, The Power of Yes and South Downs. He has also written English adaptations of plays by Brecht, Gorky, Chekhov, Pirandello and Lorca. His many screenplays for film and television include Licking Hitler, Wetherby, Damage, The Hours, The Reader and Page Eight.
    Review quote
    "Slag""An embattled contemporary morality play full of sardonic fun and spiky indignation...What an enviable debut: funny, intelligent and briskly honest."--"Sunday Times""Teeth 'n' Smiles ""The writing is bright with aggression...a flintily intelligent play."--"The Times""Knuckle""I beg all lovers of the theatre, and all those concerned for its future, to see "Knuckle"."--"Sunday Telegraph""Licking Hitler""Beginning with a middle-class young woman's unceremonious introduction to specialized war work, it develops with a devastating economy of means into a dramatization of the unarguable logic of deception...elegant, spare and as lucid as crystal."--"Observer""Plenty""Brilliant...it deepens with every viewing."--Mel Gussow, "New York Times"