Publisher

University of Chicago Press

Publication Year 2010
ISBN-13

ISBN 9781906497422

ISBN-10 1906497427
Binding

Hardback

Number of Pages 212 Pages
Subject

Plays, playscripts

Set in Malaya during the British protectorate, this title centers on the improbable couple formed by the disgraced former doctor Georges, who has sunk to the lowest depths of a highly stratified colonial society, and Nellie, a down-at-heel nightclub singer, whose partner succumbs to the typhus epidemic sweeping the country.
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