Tom Stoppard

Tom Stoppard

A Life

Book - 2002
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Baker & Taylor
A full-length portrait of the celebrated playwright reveals how the Czech Jew became one of England's literary stars whose acclaimed plays have transformed twentieth-century British and American theater.

Book News
Nadel (English, U. of British Columbia) presents a critical portrait of English playwright Tom Stoppard. Biographical information includes Stoppard's early years in Eastern Europe, his time in India, and his emigration to the UK. The main part of the text is devoted to Stoppard's theatrical career from early plays like Jumpers to the genesis and development of his newest play, The Coast of Utopia . Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

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The first full-length portait of the celebrated playwright reveals how the Czech Jew became one of England's literary stars whose acclaimed plays, including Jumpers, The Invention of Love, and the film Shakespeare in Love have transformed twentieth-century American and British theater. 15,000 first printing.

Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Palgrave Macmillan, 2002
ISBN: 9780312237783
0312237782
Branch Call Number: 822x STOPP NADEL
Characteristics: 621 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 25 cm

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