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The shewing up of Blanco Posnet: a sermon in crude melodrama

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"The shewing up of Blanco Posnet" is a one-act play by George Bernard Shaw, which was first produced by the Abbey Theatre players. The first public performance was in Liverpool on April 10th, 1909, then it received its Dublin premiere on August 25th of the same year. Shaw himself described the play as "really a religious tract in dramatic form."
Shaw, Bernard, 1856-1950 (Author)
Constable (Firm) (Publisher)
Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1909
Place: London
Publisher: Constable and Company Limited
Edition: 1st ed.
Library locations
Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature
Shelf locator: Berg Coll (Shaw)-A
Ownership: Y.
Version identification: Probably an unpublished rough proof.
Physical Description
Extent: 17 cm.
Type of Resource
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 467e76e0-cdce-0137-3289-0f1760c924e8
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