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About the Author: Maurice Valency

Maurice Valency was a playwright, author, critic, and popular professor of Comparative Literature at Columbia University, best known for his award winning adaptations of plays by Jean Giraudoux and Friedrich Duerrenmatt. He wrote several original plays, but is best known for his adaptations of the plays of others.

He is also noted for his book The Flower and the Castle: An Introduction to Modern Drama. John Gassner in his review of this book said that Mr. Valency brought to his work "a lifetime of study and experience as well as a viewpoint both Olympian and engaged." Valency also wrote television plays, adaptations of librettos, novels, and academic works on Chekhov, Strindberg, Ibsen and Shaw.

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Hardcover, Published in Mar 1989 by New Amsterdam Books

ISBN10: 0941533441 | ISBN13: 9780941533447

Page count: 268

"Mr. Valency killed off his hero, Ashby, in the novel of that name, but has thought better of it...the dialogue crackles, the episodes are hilariously unpredictable..."--The Atlantic

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