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Arcadia free pdf This play takes readers back and forth between the 19th and 20th centuries. Set in a large country house in Derbyshire, a cast of characters from each century play out their respective dramas. The text explores topics such as the nature of truth and time and the difference between the classical and the romantic temperament, and the disruptive influence of sex on our orbits in life.

About Tom Stoppard

Tom Stoppard's work includes Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead, The Real Inspector Hound,Jumpers, Travesties, Night and Day, Every Good Boy Deserves Favour, After Magritte, Dirty Linen, The Real Thing, Hapgood, Arcadia, Indian Ink, The Invention of Love, the trilogy The Coast of Utopia and Rock 'n' Roll. His radio plays include If You're Glad I'll Be Frank, Albert's Bridge, Where Are They Now?, Artist Descending a Staircase, The Dog It Was That Died, In the Native State and Darkside (incorporating Pink Floyd's Dark Side of the Moon). Television work includes Professional Foul, Squaring the Circle and Parade's End. His film credits include Empire of the Sun, Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead, which he also directed, Shakespeare in Love, Enigma and Anna Karenina.

Details Book

Author : Tom Stoppard
Publisher : Faber
Data Published : 10 May 1993
ISBN : 0571169341
EAN : 9780571169344
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 144 pages
Age + : 5-9 years
Language : English
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