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Titre : Indian Ink
Éditeur : Faber & Faber, London
Date d'édition : 1995
Reliure : Blue hardback cloth cover
Etat de la jaquette : Dust Jacket Included
Edition : First Edition.
83pp. With dust jacket VG : in very good condition and protective cover. N° de réf. du libraire stp17
Synopsis : Flora Crewe, a young poet travelling in India in 1930, has her portrait painted by a local artist. More than fifty years later, the artist's son visits Flor'as sister in London while her would-be biographer is following a cold trail in India.
The alternation of place and period in Tom Stoppard's new play (based on his radio play "In The Native State) makes for a rich and moving exploration of intimate lives set against one of the great shafts of history, the emergence of the Indian subcontinent from the grip of Europe.
"Simply let yourself go to be swirled up in Tom Stoppard's" Indian Ink, a layered comedy about an English poet's artistic-erotic visit to India in 1930 and the attempt of others to come to terms with its legacy 55 years later."--"Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
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