Suddenly Last Summer and Other Plays (Penguin Modern Classics)

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Suddenly Last Summer and Other Plays (Penguin Modern Classics)

Tennessee Williams

Language: English

Pages: 177

ISBN: 0141191090

Format: PDF / Kindle (mobi) / ePub


These three dramatic works by Tennessee Williams explore the darker side of human nature and are haunted by a sense of isolation and regret. 'Suddenly Last Summer' is the starkly told story of Catherine, who seemingly goes insane after her cousin Sebastian dies in grisly circumstances on a trip to Europe. 'The Milk Train Doesn't Stop Here Anymore' is a passionate examination of a wealthy old woman as she recounts her memories in the face of death, while in 'Small Craft Warnings' a motley group of people - including a blowsy beautician, a discredited alcoholic doctor, a vulnerable waif and two gay men - sit around a seedy bar on the Californian coast, each contemplating their own desperate fate.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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