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The Shawl and Prairie Du Chien: Two Plays by David Mamet

The Shawl and Prairie Du Chien: Two Plays by David Mamet

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The Shawl and Prairie Du Chien: Two Plays by David Mamet

by Mamet, David

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New York, Grove Press Inc, 1985, hardcover, 86 pp, Near Fine in Very Good dustjacket, First Edition stated, First Printing by numberline, Signed by the Author without inscription on the title page. Straight, tight and clean with no markings, slight bump to heel of spine. Dustjacket shows light edge nicks, in new Brodart sleeve. Two short plays written immediately following the Pulitzer-Prize winning Glengarry Glen Ross. In The Shawl a small time mystic attempts to bilk a bereaved woman of her inheritance while Prairie Du Chein takes place on a train speeding through the Wisconsin night where a friendly card game explodes into a moment of menace. ISBN 9780394550510


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