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Jean Anouilh THE LARK Translated by CHRISTOPHER FRY 1955


Jean Anouilh THE LARK Translated by CHRISTOPHER FRY 1955

The play that follows makes not attempt to explain the mystery of Joan.

The persistent effort of so-called modern minds to explain mysteries is, in any case, one of the most naïve and foolish activities indulged in by the puny human brain since it became overstocked with shallow political and scientific notions, and can yield nothing, in the long run, but the nostalgic satisfaction of the small boy who discovers at last that his mechanical duck was made up of two wheels, three springs and a screw….


1955. 103 pages. White pictorial dust jacket over cloth. Translated By Christopher Fry. Pages are clean and bright with a firm binding. End papers and pages edges are lightly tanned and foxed. Boards are a little rub worn with some slight shelf wear to corners, spine and edges. Corners are a little bumped and spine ends are a little crushed. With some tanning to spine and edges. The dust jacket has moderate edge wear, with some loss and chips to edge and spine ends. Unclipped. With some tanning to spine and edges.

METHUEN & CO. LTD LONDON – Hardback book with dj. First Published in 1955 Printed and bound in Great Britain. 103 pages. Slim 19 x 13 cm.

SKU AR.AM812 274

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