Death and the Maiden

This 20th-anniversary edition was published alongside the play's West End revival in 2011. ‘Beware of turning into the enemy you most fear.

Death and the Maiden

Death and the Maiden

A woman seeks revenge when the man she believes to have been her torturer happens to re-enter her life. Ariel Dorfman's play premiered at the Royal Court in 1991, and is now recognised as a modern classic. This 20th-anniversary edition was published alongside the play's West End revival in 2011. ‘Beware of turning into the enemy you most fear.' Years have passed since political prisoner, Paulina, suffered at the hands of her captor: a man whose face she never saw, but whom she can still recall with terrifying clarity. Tonight, by chance, a stranger arrives at the secluded beach house she shares with her husband Gerardo, a human rights lawyer. A stranger Paulina is convinced was her tormentor and must now be held to account...

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Death and the Maiden
Language: un
Pages: 79
Authors: Ariel Dorfman
Categories: Chilean drama
Type: BOOK - Published: 1992 - Publisher: Penguin Mass Market

Originally published: London: Nick Hearn Books, 1991.
Death and the Maiden
Language: un
Pages: 75
Authors: Ariel Dorfman
Categories: Drama
Type: BOOK - Published: 1994 - Publisher: Penguin Group USA

Originally published: London: Nick Hearn Books, 1991.
Death and the Maiden (Routledge Revivals)
Language: un
Pages: 258
Authors: Ken Dowden
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-03-18 - Publisher: Routledge

A remarkable number of Greek myths concern the plight of virgins – slaughtered, sacrificed, hanged, transformed into birds, cows, dear, bears, trees, and punished in Hades. Death and the Maiden, first published in 1989, contextualises this mythology in terms of geography, history and culture, and offers a comprehensive theory firmly
Death and the Maiden
Language: un
Pages: 192
Authors: Gladys Mitchell
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009 - Publisher: Rue Morgue

Miss Priscilla Carmody and her niece Connie are dismayed when their overbearing cousin Edris Tidson and his younger wife arrive from the Canary Islands and announce their intention to move in. Going on holiday to the Winchester area where a naiad has been spotted in the River Itchen, a further
Death and the Maiden
Language: un
Pages: 373
Authors: Frank Tallis
Categories: FICTION
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012 - Publisher: Random House Incorporated

Detective Oskar Rheinhardt and psychoanalyst Max Liebermann investigate the death of a female opera star in Freud's Vienna, a murder that leads them to uncover a vast conspiracy. Original.

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