The Winslow Boy by TERENCE RATTIGANThe Winslow Boy by TERENCE RATTIGAN

The Winslow Boy

byTERENCE RATTIGAN

Paperback | September 1, 2000

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Just filmed by David Mamet, starring Nigel Hawthorne and Jeremy Northam, The Winslow Boy is based on the real-life court case of a young naval cadet unjustly accused of stealing a five shilling postal order. An eminent—and initially unsympathetic—QC takes on the case, and the boy has to withstand the full might of the Royal Naval Establishment seeking to discredit him.
Rattigan, who had been a playwright since leaving Oxford University at the age of 22, boasted of his workmanship---"I believe sloppy construction, untidy technique, and lack of craftsmanship to be great faults"---and of his ability to please the British playgoer, the archetypical "Aunt Edna," a "middle-class, middle-aged maiden lady wi...
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Title:The Winslow BoyFormat:PaperbackDimensions:128 pages, 7.7 × 5.09 × 0.29 inPublished:September 1, 2000Publisher:Playwrights Canada PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1854594672

ISBN - 13:9781854594679

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