Who's Afraid Of Virginia Woolf
23%
off

Who's Afraid Of Virginia Woolf

4.08 (49,416 ratings by Goodreads)
By (author) 

Free delivery worldwide

Available. Dispatched from the UK in 1 business day
When will my order arrive?

Description

Middle-aged history professor George, and his wife Martha, are joined by another college couple. The result is an all-night drinking session that erupts into a nightmare of revelations.
show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 144 pages
  • 128 x 196 x 12mm | 58.97g
  • Vintage Classics
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • New ed
  • 0
  • 009928569X
  • 9780099285694
  • 96,961

Review quote

"An intensity, a demoniac misery, a ferocious humour...no one can remain indifferent to its power, its resilience of ideas and its range of language" * Sunday Times * "Deliciously toxic, acidly funny" * Washington Post * "There is a great sense of danger in Edward's work, and you never quite know what's going to happen next... I think what is one of the most pronounced ingredients in his work is mischief" -- Harold Pinter "Scorching and exhilarating" * New York Post * "The verbal sparring and violence of Albee's early masterpiece remain astonishing, even frightening, yet bitterly, horribly funny...a classic play" * The Times *
show more

About Edward Albee

Edward Albee was born on 12th March 1928. He was adopted by Reed and Frances Albee at the age of eighteen days. Reed Albee was the heir to a vaudeville empire. In 1949 he moved to Greenwich Village and became involved in the artistic scene there. He has received three Pulitzer prizes for drama and in 2005 received a special Tony Lifetime Achievement Award.
show more

Review Text

"An intensity, a demoniac misery, a ferocious humour...no one can remain indifferent to its power, its resilience of ideas and its range of language"
show more

Rating details

49,416 ratings
4.08 out of 5 stars
5 41% (20,451)
4 34% (16,657)
3 19% (9,172)
2 5% (2,347)
1 2% (789)
Book ratings by Goodreads
Goodreads is the world's largest site for readers with over 50 million reviews. We're featuring millions of their reader ratings on our book pages to help you find your new favourite book. Close X