A Tale Of Two Cities (Oxford Playscripts)

A Tale Of Two Cities (Oxford Playscripts)
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ISBN10: 
019831292X
ISBN13: 
9780198312925
Pages: 
160
Published: 
1996 by Oxford University Press
Rating: 
4.09

Dickens's tale of love, prejudice, heroism, and sacrifice, set against the background of the French Revolution, has been specially adapted for the stage by Steve Barlow and Steve Skidmore. It offers speaking parts for more than 40 actors.

Uncle Tom's Cabin

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