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    The Shadow of the Glen (Paperback) By (author) J M Synge, By (author) John Millington Synge

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    DescriptionLarge Format for easy reading. Although from a middle-class Protestant background, Synge's writings are mainly concerned with the world of the Roman Catholic peasants of rural Ireland. He is best known for his play The Playboy of the Western World, which caused riots in Dublin. His experiences on the Aran islands were to form the basis for many of his plays, including The Shadow of the Glen, which tells the story of an unfaithful wife and was attacked by Irish nationalist leader Arthur Griffith as 'a slur on Irish womanhood'.


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    Title
    The Shadow of the Glen
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) J M Synge, By (author) John Millington Synge
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 48
    Width: 152 mm
    Height: 229 mm
    Thickness: 3 mm
    Weight: 82 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9781406501841
    ISBN 10: 1406501840
    Classifications

    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 21500
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T3.2
    BIC E4L: LIT
    BIC subject category V2: DD
    Ingram Subject Code: PY
    BISAC V2.8: DRA003000
    Illustrations note
    black & white illustrations
    Publisher
    Dodo Press
    Imprint name
    Dodo Press
    Publication date
    31 October 2005
    Publication City/Country
    Gloucester