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Written by george bernard shaw, audiobook narrated by shirley knight, anne heche, jobeth williams, richard dreyfuss, bruce davison, kate burton, roger rees. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading pygmalion amazonclassics edition. Sep 14, 20 pygmalion audiobook george bernard shaw 1856 1950 audio comedyh. Learn more about shaws life and career in this article. The following is a list of works by george bernard shaw the first section shows works in chronological sequence as written, the second tabulates these works by genre.

Pygmalion unabridged george bernard shaw audiobook, george bernard shaw audio. George bernard shaw 26 july 1856 2 november 1950, known at his insistence simply as bernard shaw, was an irish playwright, critic and polemicist whose influence on western theatre, culture and politics extended from the 1880s to his death and beyond. Librivox recording of the quintessence of ibsenism by george bernard shaw. George bernard shaw 18561950, irishborn playwright, critic, and political activist, began his writing career in london. Born in dublin, he moved to london at age twenty and lived in england for the remainder of his life.

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