A Moon for the Misbegotten: A Play

R 80.00  

Author: Eugene O'Neill
Publisher: Jonathan Cape (1960)
Condition: The DJ has stains, with minor chips, discolouration, a single water stain, tears and edgewear. Boards are bowed. Also some discolouration and stains with minor edgewear. Light offsetting on the endpapers. DJ is price clipped. The book has a lean. Very Good. The pages are clean and unmarked. A well bound copy.
Binding: Hardcover with dust jacket
Pages: 156
Dimensions: 19.3 x 12.8 x 2 cm

Weight: 0.3 kg
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Eugene O'Neill's last completed play, A Moon for the Misbegotten is a sequel to his autobiographical Long Day's Journey Into Night. Moon picks up eleven years after the events described in Long Day's Journey Into Night, as Jim Tyrone (based on O'Neill's older brother Jamie) grasps at a last chance at love under the full moonlight. Josie Hogan, the play's exuberant heroine, tries to lift the stake of guilt and sorrow from Tyrone's heart as she allows herself to hope again for love.

This paperback edition features an introduction by Stephen A. Black, which is helpful to anyone who desires a deeper understanding of O'Neill's work

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