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J. B. Priestley

by A. A. De Vitis

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Published by Twayne in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Priestley, J. B. 1894- -- Criticism and interpretation

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby A.A. DeVitis and Albert E. Kalson.
    SeriesTwayne"s English authors series ; TEAS 283
    ContributionsKalson, Albert E., joint author.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR6031.R6 Z564
    The Physical Object
    Pagination257 p. :
    Number of Pages257
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4418346M
    ISBN 100805767746
    LC Control Number79022492
    OCLC/WorldCa5564168

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    Additional Physical Format: Online version: Brown, Ivor John Carnegie, J.B. Priestley. London, New York Published for the British Council and the National League by Longman, Green []. Born to a working-class family in Yorkshire, in the north of England, John Priestley, who published under the name J. B. Priestley, wrote plays, novels, biographies, travelogues, and assorted essays, many notable for their political engagement. Priestley fought for England in the First World War, and the experience was formative for him.


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