Skip to content
You are not logged in |Login  
Limit search to available items
Book Cover

Title The Methuen drama book of suffrage plays / edited and with an introduction by Naomi Paxton.

Publication Info. London : Methuen Drama, 2013.


Location Call No. Status
 Avon Free Public Library - Adult Department  822.912 METHUEN    Check Shelf
Description xx, 136 pages ; 20 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 135-136).
Contents How the vote was won / Cicely Hamilton and Christopher St John -- Lady Geraldine's speech / Beatrice Harraden -- Pot and kettle / Cicely Hamilton and Christopher St John -- Miss Appleyard's awakening / Evelyn Glover -- Her vote / H.V. Esmond -- The Mother's Meeting / Mrs Harlow Phibbs -- An anti-suffragist, or, The other side / H.M. Paull -- Tradition / George Middleton.
Summary This is an anthology of eight exciting pieces written for and by members of the Actresses Franchise League from 1909-13. Immediately playable, they offer strong, varied roles for female casts, while also providing invaluable source material to students and scholars from a wide range of disciplines.
Subject Women -- Suffrage -- Great Britain -- Drama.
Women's rights -- Great Britain -- Drama.
Suffragists -- Great Britain -- Drama.
English drama -- 20th century.
English drama. (OCoLC)fst00910737
Suffragists. (OCoLC)fst01137197
Women -- Suffrage. (OCoLC)fst01176996
Women's rights. (OCoLC)fst01178818
Great Britain. (OCoLC)fst01204623
Plays -- 20th century.
Suffragists -- Great Gritain -- Drama.
Chronological Term 1900-1999
Genre/Form Drama. (OCoLC)fst01423879
Added Author Paxton, Naomi.
Actresses' Franchise League.
Added Title Suffrage plays
ISBN 9781408176580 (pbk.)
1408176580 (pbk.)
Standard No. 99966079574
Add a Review