The White Carnation by R.C. SherriffThe White Carnation by R.C. Sherriff

The White Carnation

byR.C. Sherriff

Paperback | September 12, 2014

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R.C. Sherriff's supernatural drama, produced in 2014 for the first time in sixty years.Christmas Eve, 1951. As Britain rebuilds itself after the war, John Greenwood has it all ? a successful business, a beautiful house and an aristocratic wife. But as he bids farewell to the guests leaving his annual Christmas party, a gust of wind slams the front door shut, starting a chain of events that makes him doubt everything he has ever known.From the writer of one of the 20th century's most acclaimed plays, Journey's End, The White Carnation is a ghostly tale of one man's chance to do things differently.The humour is light and subtle, the dialogue engaging... It is clearly the work of an excellent playwright." - Time Out London "A theatrical ghost by RC Sherriff comes back to life... What a neglected little treasure it proves: not life-changing, maybe, but life-affirming." - Telegraph "
R. C. Sherriff was born in 1896, and remains best known for his classic First World War masterpiece, Journey's End, recently revived for a long run in the West End ? 'Recent revivals have suggested that Sherriff's drama remains as hard-hitting and fresh as ever' Lyn Gardner, The Guardian . His many screenplays include The Invisible Man...
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Title:The White CarnationFormat:PaperbackDimensions:136 pages, 8.5 × 5.38 × 0.68 inPublished:September 12, 2014Publisher:Oberon BooksLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1783190787

ISBN - 13:9781783190782

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