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Sweet Bird of Youth (1959) [Play]
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The very title of Sweet Bird of Youth is one of ironic pity. The two chief characters--a raddled has-been actress from Hollywood, seeking to forget her present in drugs and sex, and her still handsome masseur-gigolo, who has brought her to his hometown in the South, believing that through her money and faded glamor his gaudy illusions may yet come true--are the reverse side of the American dream of youth. Yet as they work out their fate amid violence and horror, there is nevertheless a note of compassion for the damned.

Original title: Sweet Bird of Youth
Original languages: English

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Genre: Drama and Plays

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Sweet Bird of Youth (1959)
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Language: English

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Sweet Bird of Youth (1959)


ISBN: 0811205967

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Sweet Bird of Youth (1959)

Format: Paperback
Place of publication: New York
Publisher: Signet
Pages: 124

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