This 1908 play took London and Broadway by storm. Plain Maggie's family agrees to fund John Shand's education—if he agrees to marry her later. Eventually Shand is elected to Parliament and believes himself fit for a prettier bride, but what he fails to recognize is that behind every successful man...
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J. M. Barrie (Author)
J. M. Barrie (1860-1937) was a Scottish author and playwright. He was involved in the early twentieth-century attempts to overcome state censorship of the arts. Drawing inspiration from the Lewely Davies family (who had five boys), Barrie is best ...