The Pregnant Pause or Love's Labor Lost

The Pregnant Pause or Love's Labor Lost

by Georges Feydeau, Norman R. (Translator) Shapiro
     
 

Hector Ennepeque, first-time father to be, is in extended labor and protracted comic convulsions over his wife Leonie's imminent delivery. Before the baby's arrival, this hilarious farce gives birth to multiple comic harangues all aimed a the helpless henpecked husband. When Hector tries to rebound from the recriminations of his aristocratic in-laws, he is swatted…  See more details below

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Hector Ennepeque, first-time father to be, is in extended labor and protracted comic convulsions over his wife Leonie's imminent delivery. Before the baby's arrival, this hilarious farce gives birth to multiple comic harangues all aimed a the helpless henpecked husband. When Hector tries to rebound from the recriminations of his aristocratic in-laws, he is swatted aside by an Amazon midwife who takes charge of everything . A brilliant tableau of conjugal chaos by the master of the genre.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780936839585
Publisher:
Hal Leonard Corporation
Publication date:
03/01/1987
Series:
Tour de Farce Series
Pages:
67
Product dimensions:
5.02(w) x 6.99(h) x 0.25(d)

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