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Beth Henley, Vol. 1

Collected Plays, 1980-1989 (Contemporary Playwrights)

by Beth Henley

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  • 10 Currently reading

Published by Smith & Kraus .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Henley, Beth - Plays & Criticism,
  • Drama,
  • Plays / Drama,
  • Plays,
  • American

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8744366M
    ISBN 10157525199X
    ISBN 109781575251998


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Louis in and ). Crimes of the Heart is a character study of three sisters, each attempting to discover her own identity. They collectively deal with family problems and individual challenges.

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Henley, Beth (Vol. 14) Henley, Beth (Vol. 6) Beth Henley, born Elizabeth Hecker Henley, grew up in Mississippi. will help you with any book or any question. Our summaries and. Beth Henley: collected plays. [Beth Henley] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Contacts Search for a Library.

Create "A Smith and Kraus book." Description: volumes 1->: illustrations ; 22 cm. Contents: v. Addresses the plays ''night, Mother,' by Marsha Norman and 'Crimes of the Heart,' by Beth Henley, which explore the subject of suicide.

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Hardcover. Very Good / Near Fine. Item # Minor thumbing, volume two has a small water spot to top edge and front endpapers, else tight and clean. Both DJs show minor rubbing and light edgewear.

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Unknown to her, however, a friend had entered it in the well-known Great American Play Contest of the Actors' Theatre of Louisville.

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