The Bloody Chamber

The Bloody Chamber

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by Angela Carter
     
 

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Bryony Lavery's new stage adaptation of Angela Carter's The Bloody Chamber.See more details below

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Bryony Lavery's new stage adaptation of Angela Carter's The Bloody Chamber.

Editorial Reviews

Margaret Atwood
"She was, among other things, a quirky, original and baroque stylist, a trait especially marked in 'The Bloody Chamber' - her vocabulary a mix of finely tuned phrased, luscious adjectives, witty athorism, and hearty, up-verse vulgarity." -- Observer (London)
Joyce Carol Oates
"Distinguished by bold, inflected language and ornate, indeed often bloody imagery; it's aesthetic agenda is a wilful appropriation of the old tales and legends of the patriarchal world." -- New York Times Book Review

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781840028874
Publisher:
Theatre Communications Group
Publication date:
09/01/2009
Pages:
96
Sales rank:
904,282
Product dimensions:
5.00(w) x 7.70(h) x 0.30(d)

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Ian McEwan
"She writes a prose that blends itself to magnificent set pieces of factidious sensuality...dreams, myths, fairy tales, metamorphoses the unruly unconscious, epic journeys and a highly sensual celebration of sexuality in both its most joyous and darkest manifestations."

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