A Streetcar Named Desire

Author: Tennessee Williams

Price: $19.95
$19.95
SKU: 9780141190273

With an introduction by
Arthur Miller

'One of the greatest American plays'
Observer

Fading southern bell Blanche Dubois depends on the kindness of strangers and is adrift in the modern world.  When she arrives to stay with her sister Stella in a crowded, boisterous corner of New Orleans, her delusions of grandeur bring her into conflict with Stella's crude, brutish husband Stanley.  Eventually their violent collision course causes Blanche's fragile sense of identity to crumble, threatening to destroy her sanity and her one chance of happiness.

Tennessee Williams's steamy and shocking landmark dram, recreated as the immortal film starring Marlon Brando, is one of the most influential plays of the twentieth century.

Winner of the Pulitzer Prize

Price: $19.95

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'Tennessee Williams will live as long as drama itself'
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'Tennessee Williams will live as long as drama itself'
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Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9780141190266
RRP: $24.95
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Format:Paperback, 128 pages
RRP:$19.95
price:AUD $19.95
ISBN-13:9780141190273
ISBN-10:0141190272
Publisher:Penguin UK

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