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The Dog Beneath the Skin

£13.99

Product description

'The Dog Beneath the Skin or Where is Francis?' was the first Auden-Isherwood collaboration and was condidered a monumental contribution to English poetic drama in the 1930s. The play describes the quest by the hero Alan Norman to find Sir Francis Crewe, the missing heir of Honeypot Hall in Crewe. The quest takes him on a satiric journey through Europe and England, accompanied by a large dog, with an unexpected true identity.

This hardback edition features foxing to the edges of the pages as well as the endpapers. Nonetheless, there is a hidden gem in the form of a laid-in pamphlet from 1935 regarding the first production of the play.

Item details

Author(s):
W.H. Auden and Christopher Isherwood
Condition:
Used: good
Edition:
2nd
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
180
Publisher:
Faber and Faber Ltd.
Title:
The Dog Beneath the Skin or Where is Francis?

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About this item

'The Dog Beneath the Skin or Where is Francis?' was the first Auden-Isherwood collaboration and was condidered a monumental contribution to English poetic drama in the 1930s. The play describes the quest by the hero Alan Norman to find Sir Francis Crewe, the missing heir of Honeypot Hall in Crewe. The quest takes him on a satiric journey through Europe and England, accompanied by a large dog, with an unexpected true identity.

This hardback edition features foxing to the edges of the pages as well as the endpapers. Nonetheless, there is a hidden gem in the form of a laid-in pamphlet from 1935 regarding the first production of the play.

Author(s):
W.H. Auden and Christopher Isherwood
Condition:
Used: good
Edition:
2nd
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
180
Publisher:
Faber and Faber Ltd.
Title:
The Dog Beneath the Skin or Where is Francis?

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