Arms and the Man (Penguin Edition)

Arms and the Man (Penguin Edition)

Arms and the Man (Penguin Edition)

by: Bernard Shaw

by: Bernard Shaw

Arms and the Man (Penguin Edition)

Arms and the Man (Penguin Edition)

by: Bernard Shaw

by: Bernard Shaw

Overview

Arms and the Man, optimistic, farcical, absurd, and teeming with sexual energy, has Shaw inverting the devices of melodrama to glorious effect.

Authors

Bernard Shaw

Bernard Shaw (1856-1950) was born in Dublin, the son of a civil servant. His education was irregular, due to his dislike of any organized training. After working in an estate agent's office for a while he moved to London as a young man (1876), where he established himself as a leading music and theatre ...

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