Pygmalion

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Publisher Description

Pygmalion is a play by George Bernard Shaw, named after a Greek mythological figure. It was first presented on stage to the public in 1913.

Professor of phonetics Henry Higgins makes a bet that he can train a bedraggled Cockney flower girl, Eliza Doolittle, to pass for a duchess at an ambassador's garden party by teaching her to assume a veneer of gentility, the most important element of which, he believes, is impeccable speech. The play is a sharp lampoon of the rigid British class system of the day and a commentary on women's independence.

GENRE
Arts & Entertainment
RELEASED
1913
October 16
LANGUAGE
EN
English
LENGTH
76
Pages
PUBLISHER
ClassicBooks.top
SELLER
Khakim Aminov
SIZE
7.2
MB

Customer Reviews

rradarr ,

Terrible format

This appears to be a scan or pdf. The text can’t be reflowed and i find it unreadable on my phone. Very disappointing.

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