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Delphi Works of George Bernard Shaw

by George Bernard Shaw

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George Bernard Shaw created pioneering dramas that probed prevailing social problems with a vein of comedy that made their stark themes more palatable, while striving to make the world aware of the exploitation of the working classes. This comprehensive eBook presents most complete edition possible of Shaw's works in the US, with numerous illustrations, rare texts, informative introductions and the usual Delphi bonus material. (Version 1)

  • Beautifully illustrated with images relating to Shaw's life and works

  • Concise introductions to the novels, plays and other texts

  • 44 plays, with individual contents tables

  • Includes rare dramas, available in no other collection

  • 4 novels, with individual contents tables

  • Images of how the books were first printed, giving your eReader a taste of the original texts

  • Excellent formatting of the texts

  • Includes almost the complete non-fiction, including Shaw's seminal work on Ibsen

  • Special criticism study on Shaw by G. K. Chesterton, evaluating Shaw's contribution to literature

  • Scholarly ordering of texts into chronological order and literary genresPlease note: due to US copyright restrictions, 28 later plays, the novel IMMATURITY and Shaw's short story collection cannot appear in this edition. When new texts become available in your public domain, they will be added to the eBook as a free update.Please visit delphiclassics.com to browse through our range of exciting titlesCONTENTS:The Novels

    THE IRRATIONAL KNOT

    LOVE AMONG THE ARTISTS

    CASHEL BYRON'S PROFESSION

    AN UNSOCIAL SOCIALISTThe Plays

    WIDOWERS' HOUSES

    THE PHILANDERER

    MRS. WARREN'S PROFESSION

    ARMS AND THE MAN

    CANDIDA

    THE MAN OF DESTINY

    YOU NEVER CAN TELL

    THE DEVIL'S DISCIPLE

    THE GADFLY

    CAESAR AND CLEOPATRA

    CAPTAIN BRASSBOUND'S CONVERSION

    THE ADMIRABLE BASHVILLE, OR CONSTANCY UNREWARDED

    MAN AND SUPERMAN

    JOHN BULL'S OTHER ISLAND

    HOW HE LIED TO HER HUSBAND

    MAJOR BARBARA

    PASSION, POISON, AND PETRIFACTION

    THE DOCTOR'S DILEMMA

    THE INTERLUDE AT THE PLAYHOUSE

    GETTING MARRIED

    THE SHEWING-UP OF BLANCO POSNET

    PRESS CUTTINGS

    FASCINATING FOUNDLING: DISGRACE TO THE AUTHOR

    THE GLIMPSE OF REALITY

    SUGGESTED ACT III ENDING FOR BARKER'S 'THE MADRAS HOUSE'

    MISALLIANCE

    THE DARK LADY OF THE SONNETS

    FANNY'S FIRST PLAY

    ANDROCLES AND THE LION

    OVERRULED: A DEMONSTRATION

    BEAUTY'S DUTY

    PYGMALION

    GREAT CATHERINE

    THE MUSIC CURE

    O'FLAHERTY, V. C.

    THE INCA OF PERUSALEM

    AUGUSTUS DOES HIS BIT

    GLASTONBURY SKIT

    MACBETH SKIT

    SKIT FOR THE TIPTAFT REVUE

    ANNAJANSKA, THE BOLSHEVIK EMPRESS

    HEARTBREAK HOUSE

    BACK TO METHUSELAH: A METABIOLOGICAL PENTATEUCH

    THE WAR INDEMNITIESThe Non-Fiction

    THE PERFECT WAGNERITE

    QUINTESSENCE OF IBSENISM

    THE IMPOSSIBILITIES OF ANARCHISM

    THE REVOLUTIONIST'S HANDBOOK AND POCKET COMPANION

    MAXIMS FOR REVOLUTIONISTSThe Criticism

    GEORGE BERNARD SHAW by G. K. ChestertonPlease visit delphiclassics.com to browse through our range of exciting titles

  • Publication Details

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    Imprint:
    Delphi Classics
    Publication Date:
    2015

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