Bond Plays: "Saved", "Early Morning", "The Pope's Wedding" v.1

Bond Plays: "Saved", "Early Morning", "The Pope's Wedding" v.1

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"Edward Bond is the most radical playwright to emerge from the sixties ...the most savagely powerful dramatist writing today ...Bond's plays cannot be ignored" (Independent) Saved - "The most uncompromising, original and un-English English play of the sixties" (Observer); Early Morning - "A gargantuan Swiftian metaphor of universal consumption" (Observer); The Pope's Wedding - "This bizarre and unclassifiable piece is an astonishing tour de force for a first play, and if it comes to that, would be an astonishing tour de force if it were a fifty-first ...Bond is an original" (Bernard Levin, Daily Mail)
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Product details

  • Paperback | 320 pages
  • 129 x 198 x 20mm | 262g
  • METHUEN DRAMA
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • Revised
  • Revised edition
  • 041345410X
  • 9780413454102
  • 394,253

Table of contents

Saved; Early Morning; The Pope's Wedding
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Review quote

"Edward Bond is the most radical playwright to emerge from the sixties ... the most savagely powerful dramatist writing today ... Bond's plays cannot be ignored" --Independent
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About Edward Bond

Edward Bond is widely regarded as the UK's greatest and most influently playwright. His plays include The Pope's Wedding (Royal Court Theatre, 1962), Saved (Royal Court, 1965), Early Morning (Royal Court, 1968), Lear (Royal Court, 1971), The Sea (Royal Court, 1973), The Fool (Royal Court, 1975), The Woman (National Theatre, 1978), Restoration (Royal Court, 1981) and The War Plays (RSC at the Barbican Pit, 1985).
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