A Streetcar Named Desire

Author: Tennessee Williams

Introducer: Arthur Miller

Edited by: E. Browne

  • Penguin Classics
  • Format: Paperback
  • Published: 05 Mar 2009
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Synopsis

In Tennessee Williams' A Street Car Named Desire, fading southern belle Blanche Dubois depends on the kindness of strangers and is adrift in the modern world. When she arrives to stay with her sister Stella in a crowded, boisterous corner of New Orleans, her delusions of grandeur bring her into conflict with Stella's crude, brutish husband Stanley. Eventually their violent collision course causes Blanche's fragile sense of identity to crumble, threatening to destroy her sanity and her one chance of happiness.

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Product details

  • Format: Paperback
  • ISBN: 9780141190273
  • Size: 129 x 198mm
  • Pages: 128
  • Published: 05 Mar 2009
  • Publisher: Penguin Classics
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