Jungle of the Cities and Other Plays: Jungle of the Cities; Drums in the Night; Roundheads and Peakheads by Bertolt Brecht, Brecht, Eric Bentley, Anselm Hollo |, Paperback | Barnes & Noble
Jungle of the Cities and Other Plays: Jungle of the Cities; Drums in the Night; Roundheads and Peakheads

Jungle of the Cities and Other Plays: Jungle of the Cities; Drums in the Night; Roundheads and Peakheads

by Bertolt Brecht, Brecht, Eric Bentley, Anselm Hollo
     
 

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The three plays gathered in this volume are among Bertolt Brecht's most remarkable; the best-known is Jungle of Cities, here translated by the poet Anselm Hollo. Set in Chicago in a climate of rampant capitalism, it is the story of a savage battle waged between two men, whose relationship is at once homosexual and sadomasochistic and whose tightly choreographed

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The three plays gathered in this volume are among Bertolt Brecht's most remarkable; the best-known is Jungle of Cities, here translated by the poet Anselm Hollo. Set in Chicago in a climate of rampant capitalism, it is the story of a savage battle waged between two men, whose relationship is at once homosexual and sadomasochistic and whose tightly choreographed hostility is a metaphor for their cultural surround.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780802151490
Publisher:
Grove/Atlantic, Inc.
Publication date:
01/28/1994
Series:
Brecht, Bertolt Series
Pages:
283
Sales rank:
1,130,668
Product dimensions:
4.21(w) x 6.90(h) x 0.77(d)

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