The Country Wife

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Methuen, 1975 - 175 Seiten
A new contemporary version of William Wycherley's most famous classic by Tanika Gupta, one of Britain's leading playwrights. Following Hardeep's return to London, he begins broadcasting his newly invented celibate state in a bid to attract women. With this deception more than successful, he turns to the naAve country wife, Preethi, to settle some unfinished business between old friends.

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Nutzerbericht  - SandDune - LibraryThing

The Country Wife was considered fairly shocking when it was written in the fairly laid back 1670's, and between 1753 and 1924 was considered too scandalous to be performed at all. Mr Horner, a ... Vollständige Rezension lesen

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Nutzerbericht  - cappybear - LibraryThing

The plot is virtually non-existent and that the play relies heavily upon sexual innuendo rather than wit. However, The Country Wife was meant to be performed rather than read. I went to see the play just after reading it and found it rather amusing. Vollständige Rezension lesen

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