Androcles and the Lion by George Bernard Shaw

 

Bernard Shaw wrote this play in 1912. This lovely Penguin classic edition features the extremely long preface by the dramatist, which examines the Gospels in great detail. The play is a reinterpretation of the classic tale of Androcles, saved from death, through the mercy of a lion. The characters represent different facets of Christianity.

 

FORMAT: Paperback

SPECIAL FEATURES: Extra long preface with examination of the Gospels (106pp) by Bernard Shaw written in London, 1915

EDITION: Lovely Penguin Plays edition

PUBLICATION DATE: 1961

CONDITION: Very good

CLASSIFICATION: Plays/20th-century drama/Classic drama

Price: £2.80

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