The Internet Book List - Spread the word

Book Information: Misalliance

Misalliance (1910) [Play]
by George Bernard Shaw Rating: No votes (Rate!)
Reviews: None (show them) Review!

Summary (IBList user synopsis):

Shaw originally gave Misalliance the subtitle, "A Debate in One Sitting." It is set in the Surrey home of the Tarleton family, who over the course of one spring day in 1909 are visited by daughter Hypatia's fiancee and his father, a daredevil aviator, a headstrong young Polish woman, and an intruder. Everyone has something to say about courtship, marriage, the sexes, and social conventions ... and say it they do in an interminably talky play that showcases what has become known as Shavian wit. Although Misalliance was one of Shaw's flops, its social criticism takes aim at many of the same targets of his better-known works.

Original title: Misalliance
Original languages: English


Genre: Drama and PlaysEnglishModern

Edition #1: Misalliance

Misalliance (1910)
Edition Details:

Language: English

Search at Amazon!

Search at Powells!

Search at AbeBooks!

Manifested in:

Misalliance (June 30, 2005)

Format: Paperback
Place of publication: Thirsk, UK
Publisher: Dodo Press
ISBN: 9781905432561
Dimensions: 6.0 x 8.8 x 0.4 in
Pages: 108

Add to my library

Misalliance (September 1, 2004)

Format: Paperback
Place of publication: Fairfield, IA
Publisher: 1st World Library
ISBN: 9781595402479
Dimensions: 5.5 x 8.4 x 0.6 in
Pages: 148

Add to my library

Misalliance (August 13, 2002)

Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9781404319233
Dimensions: 6.1 x 8.9 x 0.3 in
Pages: 116

Add to my library

Misalliance (January 26, 1984)

Format: Paperback
Place of publication: Middlesex, UK
Publisher: Penguin Books
ISBN: 9780140481860
Dimensions: 4.2 x 6.8 x 0.7
Pages: 224

Add to my library

©Steven Jeffery /, 2017
Terms of Use