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Published by Published for the British Council and the National Book League by Longmans, Green in London .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Fry, Christopher, -- 1907-

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Edition Notes

Previous ed. 1954.

SeriesWriters and their work -- no.54
The Physical Object
Pagination44p. :
Number of Pages44
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18598834M

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Fry's relation to T. S. Eliot is interesting. Like him, Fry is a Christian verse dramatist. He has set a play (like Eliot) in a church (A Sleep of Prisoners); he has written a historical study of Becket and Henry II (Curtmantle, ). And, like Eliot, Fry has achieved a loose, speakable verse. Yet their differences are equally instructive. The Lady's Not for Burning is a play by Christopher Fry.. A romantic comedy in three acts, in verse, it is set in the Middle Ages (", either more or less or exactly"). It reflects the world's "exhaustion and despair" following World War II, with a war-weary soldier who wants to die, and an accused witch who wants to live. In form, it resembles Shakespeare's pastoral comedies. This volume of Christopher Fry's original stage work concludes his 'Season Plays' with Venus Observed ('Autumn') and The Dark is Light Enough ('Winter'). In the first of these, commissioned by Laurence Olivier, a confident but ageing duke asks his grown-up son to choose a new wife for him.4/5(1). A Sleep of Prisoners is a poem by the English playwright Christopher Fry. The human heart can go the lengths of prideinpill.com and cold we may be, but this Is no winter now. The frozen misery Of centuries breaks, cracks, begins to move; The thunder is the thunder of .