The Resource The blue touch paper : a memoir, David Hare

The blue touch paper : a memoir, David Hare

Label
The blue touch paper : a memoir
Title
The blue touch paper
Title remainder
a memoir
Statement of responsibility
David Hare
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
When, in 2000, the National Theatre published its poll of the hundred best plays of the 20th century, David Hare had written five of them. Yet he was born in 1947 into an anonymous suburban street in Hastings. It is a world he believes to be as completely vanished as Victorian England. Now in his first panoramic work of memoir, ending as Margaret Thatcher comes to power in 1979, David Hare describes his childhood, his Anglo-Catholic education and his painful apprenticeship to the trade of dramatist
Biography type
autobiography
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hare, David
Dewey number
822.92
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Hare, David
  • Dramatists, English
  • Biography
Label
The blue touch paper : a memoir, David Hare
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
9780571294336
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiv, 347 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780571294336
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (black and white)
Label
The blue touch paper : a memoir, David Hare
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
9780571294336
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiv, 347 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780571294336
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (black and white)

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