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First and last steps along the Golden Road

Advantages: Without equal
Disadvantages: Without sequel

“Are all poets liars?” “Ya, Hassan, but we tell excellent lies.” Some great works of art appear as part of a wave or movement, in the mainstream of their times. Others arrive with n ...

torr 03.03.2003 · Read full review
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Review of Hassan of Bagdad - James Elroy Flecker

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BEST ACTION BOOK TO READ

Advantages: LOADS OF ACTION
Disadvantages: NONE

One of the best authors to write books with plenty of action right from the first paige you read is called Matthew Reilly He has written a number of books called Temple . Ice station .Area seven . and Contest . amongst others .They have all been books ...

ICEY 03.03.2003 · Read full review
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Review of Hassan of Bagdad - James Elroy Flecker

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a good read

Advantages: good plot, excellent contrast of characters
Disadvantages: irish slang sometimes hard to get!

this is another play i read and performed for my drama exam. I played the part of Rose in the opening scene. this is a funny, sad but heart warming play set in the back and beyond in a fictoinal town called Ballybeg. It tells the story of five sisters ...

meeeee4 28.07.2008 · Read full review
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Review of Dancing at Lughnasa - Brian Friel

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A classic example of social struggles in 1930's Ireland.

Advantages: An overall fantastic piece of literature.
Disadvantages: Quite short.

Dancing at Lughnasa is possibly one of Brian Friels' best pieces of literature. The play is short, making it an easy read, however in these few pages Friel manages to grip the reader and the dialogue of the characters almost becomes addictive. The play, ...

WillTheQuantum 09.05.2015 · Read full review
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Review of Dancing at Lughnasa - Brian Friel

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An excellent play

Advantages: Very Romantic
Disadvantages: A little predictable

...I really enjoyed reading this play, and I know it is well received by most literary critics. Thomas Keneally also thought it was excellent as he used it in his story about "The Playmaker." The play tells a story of love and romance. It is centred on t ...

robertjake 04.10.2000 · Read full review
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Review of The Recruiting Officer - George Farquhar

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