Call Boomerang Books 1300 36 33 32

Get Latest Book News + FREE Shipping. Subscribe to the Boomerang Books Bulletin eNewsletter right now!

Description - Feydeau Plays by Georges Feydeau

Kenneth McLeish's definitive translations of the most successful French dramatist of the Belle Epoque Georges Feydau (1862-1921) was the most successful French dramatist of the belle epoque and is now widely regarded as one of the greatest of farce-writers. His series of dazzling hits match high-speed action and dialogue with ingenious plotting. Reaching the heights of farcical lunacy, his plays nevertheless contain touches of barbed social comment and allowed him to mention subjects which would have provoked outrage in the hands of more serious dramatists. This volume of new, sparkling translations by Kenneth McLeish contains his two masterpieces, Heart's Desire Hotel (L'Hotel du libre echange) and Sauce For the Goose (Le Dindon), with three other plays from the peak of his career, The One That Got Away (Monsieur Chasse!), Now You See It (Le System Ribadier) and Pig in a Poke (Chat en poche).

Buy Feydeau Plays by Georges Feydeau from Australia's Online Independent Bookstore, Boomerang Books.

Book Details

ISBN: 9780413761705
ISBN-10: 0413761703
Format: Paperback
(197mm x 129mm x 28mm)
Pages: 544
Imprint: Methuen Drama
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
Publish Date: 15-Nov-2001
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

Other Editions - Feydeau Plays by Georges Feydeau

Book Reviews - Feydeau Plays by Georges Feydeau

» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Feydeau Plays book by Georges Feydeau and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a Boomerang Books Account Holder - it's free to sign up and there are great benefits!)

Write Review


Books By Georges Feydeau

Every Last Trick by Georges Feydeau
Paperback, April 2014
$19.76
Cocteau: Thirteen Monologues by Georges Feydeau
Paperback, February 2010
$31.49
Three Farces by Georges Feydeau
Paperback, November 2003
$34.34
Feydeau Plays by Georges Feydeau
Paperback, February 2002
$28.79