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Title:Brimstone and Treacle
Price:GBP£10.00 (about USD$13.60)
Item ID:B009-PLY00043
Publisher:Eyre Methuen, London, 1978
Binding:Card Covers
Condition:Near Fine
Dust Jacket:N/A
Eyre Methuen, 1978, Card Covers, Book Condition: Near Fine, Dust Jacket Condition: N/A, First

Black titles front; Methuen's New Theatrescripts N0.13; introduction by the author; commissioned, paid for and recorded by the BBC but not shown at the time because the then Director of Programmes 'found the play brilliantly written and made, but nauseating'. Brimstone and Treacle was finally shown in 1987; "For two years, Tom and Amy Bates have been struggling to cope with their altered lives, after their daughter Pattie (or Patricia) has been severely injured in a hit-and-run accident. Enter the devil, in the guise of Martin Taylor, an outwardly respectable, well-mannered, clean and considerate young man who pretends to have known, and held an unrequited love for, Pattie before the accident. His true intention is revealed later on, however, when installed in Pattie’s old bedroom for the night, as he fondles her underwear and fantasizes about having sex with her."; 36 pages. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Theatre & Plays; Theatre & Plays. ISBN: 0413394700. ISBN/EAN: 9780413394705. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: PLY00043.
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